Conversations with Women Marines

October 22, 2018; Location: KY-1 Winning Colors Chapter; Sergeant Marjorie Cox October 22, 2018; Location: KY-1 Winning Colors Chapter; Lance Corporal Sandy Meyer November 18, 2018; Location: IN-1 Indiana Chapter; Lt. General Carol Mutter (ret)   October 22, 2018; Location: KY-1 Winning Colors Chapter; Master Sergeant Brenda Moore (ret) October 22, 2018; Location: KY-1 Winning…

WMA/FMF APPLICATION FORM

Download the application form below Attach your payment Include your FMF Certificate  Mail your application to: Women Marines Association P.O. Box 377 Oaks, PA 19456-0377 msec@womenmarines.org Who May Join? Membership is open to women who serve or have served honorably in the U.S. Marine Corps or the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve. FMF US Navy to include…

Marine Commandant Personally Invites MARSOC Trailblazer to Become an Officer

Marine Sgt. Bailey Weis, right, was the first woman to complete the second phase of MARSOC’s grueling Assessment and Selection Course. The commandant of the Marine Corps is now encouraging her to consider becoming an officer. (Courtesy Bailey Weis) 22 Mar 2019 Military.com | By Gina Harkins The commandant of the Marine Corps personally challenged a sergeant who made history…

Why ‘Devil Doc’ is the unofficial name of elite Navy Corpsmen

Donald Baker Jan. 19, 2018 12:24PM EST “Leatherneck,” “Jarhead,” and “Devil Dog” are just a few of the names Marines have had labeled with throughout the years. “Leatherneck” came from the first Marine Corps’ uniform that had a high leather collar while “Jarhead” represents the shape of a Marine’s haircut. But there is one name…

The Service, Sacrifices, and Bravery of Women in Wartime

MARCH 4, 2019KATHERINE RIVARD NPF BLOG Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front National Historical Park — National Park Service National parks preserve military history and our nation’s stories amidst times of war. They’re found in places like Washita Battlefield National Historic Site in Oklahoma and World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument, that stretches from Hawai’i, Alaska,…

Video: WMA Area 4 Member Spotlight: PFC Veronica Potter (USMCR)

    2018 Veronica Potter @ the IL-2 Blanche S. Osborne chapter meeting (Front right) Where and when did you enlist? I enlisted in 1944 to 1946, we enlisted for the duration of the war. I enlisted in Pittsburgh, my place of birth. Where did you go to Bootcamp? Camp Lejeune, N. Carolina, Since I…

Videos: 2019 Area 4 Joint Chapter Conference

  National Veterans and Memorial Museum Columbus, OH – Women Marines Association Area 4 Joint Chapter Conference, Joanne Molina Area Director National Veterans and Memorial Museum Columbus, OH – Women Marines Association Area 4 Joint Chapter Conference, Betty Moseley Brown WMA Immediate Past President National Veterans and Memorial Museum Columbus, OH – Women Marines Association…

WMA Area 4 Member Spotlight: Sergeant Marjorie Cox

RANK: SERGEANT MARJORIE COX MOS:  PUBLIC RELATIONS YEAR GRADUATED BOOTCAMP: 1950 DUTY STATION: SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA; CAMP    PENDLETON CURRENT LOCATION:  LOUISVILLE, KY CHAPTER AFFILIATION: KY-1 Winning Colors Chapter