Marine Corps

Marine Corps Adds Iraq, Afghanistan Wars to Iwo Jima Memorial

Fallujah. Marjah. Those battlefields will be etched forever in Marine Corps history, among others in Iraq and Afghanistan. And now, those wars will be etched on the Marine Corps’ iconic bronze U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial, also known as the Iwo Jima Memorial, in Arlington, Virginia.

WASHINGTON, USA - MARCH 14: Snow falls on the Iwo Jima Memorial and the National Mall behind it during an abnormally late snow fall in Washington, United States on March 14, 2017. Winter Storm Stella brought snow to the Northeast region. Although not among the hardest hit, Washington is still …

Patrick K. O’Donnell on Veterans Day: ‘So Many Fake Heroes in Society Today,’ Real Heroes ‘Sacrifice Their Lives for This Great Country’

Military historian Patrick K. O’Donnell, author of the best-selling book Washington’s Immortals: The Untold Story of an Elite Regiment Who Changed the Course of the Revolution, joined SiriusXM host Alex Marlow on Friday’s edition of Breitbart News Daily to talk about the long history of American military courage commemorated on Veterans Day.

Carol Bates, of California, holds a rose against the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, Sunday, June 18, 2017, during the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund's annual Father's Day Rose Remembrance in honor of Father's Day. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

7 Things to Know About Secretary of Defense Nominee James Mattis

Retired Marine General James N. Mattis, named on Thursday as President-elect Donald Trump’s choice for Secretary of Defense, is a larger-than-life figure with a fascinating career. Following are some choice details from his biography, and some lines of attack the Trump team might want to be on guard against.

LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 23: Retired Marine Corps Gen. James "Jim" Mattis speaks during the DIRECTV and Operation Gratitude day of service at the fifth annual DIRECTV Dealer Revolution Conference at Caesars Palace on July 23, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Bryan Steffy/Getty Images for DIRECTV)