Posts tagged "Marine Corps Birthday"

Happy 236th Marine Corps Birthday: These Colors Never Run

Since graduating high school and enlisting in our beloved United States Marine Corps with fellow high school football stud, Nathan Szubert, I’ve celebrated this birthday more than my own. Reasons why?  No clue. The birth of the Marine Corps was on November 10, 1775 in Tun Tavern, Philadelphia, PA.  As many Marines, both past and... Read more »

Semper Fi Leathernecks - Happy 235th Marine Corps Birthday!

Semper Fi Leathernecks - Happy 235th Marine Corps Birthday!
During my senior year at Morton West High School in the Berwyn/Cicero area, I hadn’t decided what to do after graduation until halfway through the basketball season.  I took a breath, grabbed a pen and asked my mom to allow me to enlist in the United States Marine Corp!  After spending eight years on active... Read more »