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Marine Corps and the MV-22 Osprey makes the impossible possible in crisis response

SAN DIEGO: It’s no secret that when the impossible looms, a Marine Air Ground Task Force (MAGTF) has an ace-in-the-hole. Assault support, humanitarian relief, aircraft, and personnel recovery, or embassy reinforcement are just a few missions on a broad MAGTF list. A challenge for the Marine Corps is to access widespread global conflicts in many ...

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A loving memory: Gold Star parents talk about their son, Ricky Nelson

WASHINGTON: Gold Star parents Lennie & Susan Nelson son, Ricky, was killed by an improvised explosive device (IED) while on deployment with the Marine Corps. in Iraq in 2008. They share their son’s story, and their story, exclusively with Communities Digital News. Communities Digital News (CDN): Mr. & Mrs. Nelson, we are honored to have ...