When was the Marine Corps created?

Answer The United States Marine Corps was created in 1775. Although it is a part of the Department of Navy, the Marine Corps is also the smallest branch of the United States Armed Forces.Source:U.S. Marines

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Why was the Marine Corps created?

They were needed to provide Naval Infantry for a nonexistent US Navy which at that moment still did not own a Ship of the Line or even an armed merchantman. The Naval Service had a lot of work to d... Read More »

When and where is the Marine Corps Birthday Ball for Marine Corps Air Station Yuma?

This depends what squadron you are attached to. For example Mals-13 has had a few birthday balls in Las Vegas. Usually around the 10th on November.

You were in the marine corps and switched to army what ribbons can you wear from the marine corps?

all exept for ones related to naval experience. In accordance with AR 670-1 29-6 You may wear any ribbon or award that you have been permanently awarded. But, they must be worn in accordance of hi... Read More »

What marine corps order contains the marine corps official stance on non-support?