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Jul 29

M240 Machine Gun

The M240 Machine Gun provides Marines with a continuous and high rate of fire with which to engage long-range targets. It is a heavier automatic weapon than the M249 Squad Automatic Weapon (SAW) but provides a faster rate of fire and a greater effective range. M240 Machine Gun Specs: Cartridge: 7.62×51mm NATO Action: Gas-operated, open …

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Jul 25

Marine Corps Weapons

A quick overview of the Marine Corps weapons. Every Marine is a rifleman, but to fight at the tip of our nation’s spear requires a mastery of many different weapons. For this reason, the Marine Corps ensures the war-fighting capabilities of every Marine are enhanced with extensive weapons training.

Nov 17

United States Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon

Oh my goodness!!!  This is simply amazing:  The United States Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon.