First African-American Marine Officer – Frederick C. Branch

As we come to the close of Black History month, it is fitting to recognize a pioneer in the integration of our U.S. military with the story of the first African-American Marine Corps Officer, Frederick C. Branch. Branch's story is an important part of our nation's history and the history of the U.S. Marine Corps.  Written … Continue reading First African-American Marine Officer – Frederick C. Branch

How to Survive When Your Boyfriend goes to Boot Camp?

If you have a boyfriend or girlfriend heading off to basic training or boot camp, you will find this blog helpful and interesting. Written by a young woman whose boyfriend went to Parris Island for Marine Corps Boot Camp this past Fall, she offers some great ideas for surviving his time away. https://morelacethanace.wordpress.com Remember to … Continue reading How to Survive When Your Boyfriend goes to Boot Camp?