U.S. Marine Corps

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WWII Vet Determined To Get Fellow Marine Recognized For His Ultimate Sacrifice

A local World War II veteran has dedicated his life’s work to getting his former sergeant from the Battle of Iwo Jima recognized for saving his life during the war.

11/11/2014

Photo Credit: KDKA (2011)

Remember When: Marine Not Allowed To Wear Uniform To High School Graduation

In 2011 a young Marine just out of boot camp fought a different fight. The 17-year-old North Allegheny student wants to wear her Marine dress blues to her graduation ceremony, but was told she was not permitted to do so.

06/13/2014

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Marine Ordered To Wear Cap, Gown For High School Graduation

A local Marine wore a cap and gown instead of her uniform dress blues during her high school graduation ceremony after all.

06/10/2011

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