- 1 Who is the director of the Marine Corps staff?
- 2 Is the Marine Corps part of the Navy?
- 3 What is the US Marines phone number?
- 4 Can I email the commandant of the Marine Corps?
- 5 How do I find someone in the Marine Corps?
- 6 How do I get my Marine Corps records?
- 7 Can Marines be Navy SEALs?
- 8 Why is a Marine not a soldier?
- 9 Have the US Marines ever lost a battle?
- 10 Can you look up Marines?
- 11 Can I report a Marine?
- 12 What are the requirements to be a Marine?
Who is the director of the Marine Corps staff?
Gregg P. Olson is the Staff Director of the Marine Corps.
Although both the Navy and the Marine Corps are regarded as separate branches of the military, the Marine Corps is technically a part of the U.S. Navy, ever since Congress placed the Marines under the Navy in 1834.
What is the US Marines phone number?
Please call the toll free number 1-800-MARINES or visit www.marines.com.
Can I email the commandant of the Marine Corps?
1 Email the office of the Commandant Inquiries and comments should be emailed to [email protected]
How do I find someone in the Marine Corps?
It’s not easy to find military members or get their contact information. There’s no database to search. How to Locate U.S. Military Personnel and Veterans
- By phone at 1-877-272-7337.
- Through an online request (You’ll first need to create an account.)
- Using its Hero Care app on your mobile device.
How do I get my Marine Corps records?
You can request your military records in any of these ways:
- Mail or fax a Request Pertaining to Military Records (Standard Form SF 180) to the National Personnel Records Center (NPRC).
- Write a letter to the NPRC.
- Visit the NPRC in person.
- Contact your state or county Veterans agency.
- Hire an independent researcher.
Can a Marine be a Navy SEAL? An active-duty Marine cannot become a Navy SEAL. If a Marine wants to become a SEAL, they will most likely have to finish their contract and then go visit a Navy recruiter to re-enlist and receive a SEAL contract.
Why is a Marine not a soldier?
Why is a Marine not a soldier? A Marine is not a soldier because of a semantic decision made by the US military, similar to how a member of the Navy is a sailor or an airman in the Air Force. Marines are distinguished by their esprit de corps, traditions, specialized training, and mission.
Have the US Marines ever lost a battle?
Marines have never surrendered. Biggest myth ever. Civilian contractors are marched off to captivity after the Japanese captured Wake, 23 December 1941. U.S. Marines are (and should be) proud of their battlefield heroics, from battling Barbary pirates to fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Can you look up Marines?
Find an Active Duty Marine You’ll need to contact the World Wide Locator at Quantico at 703-784-3942. Hours are from 8 am to 4pm Monday thru Friday. Be prepared to provide a social security number for common last names.
Can I report a Marine?
The TEXT, WEB & APP Tip Line is a partnership between NCIS and the military community AND provides service members and civilians a safe, discreet and ANONYMOUS option to report criminal and force protection threats within the USN and USMC without concerns of retaliation. Call toll free (877) 579-3648.
What are the requirements to be a Marine?
To enlist as a Marine, you must obtain your high school diploma and be a legal U.S. resident between 17 and 28. To commission as a Marine Officer, you must be a United States citizen between 20 and 28 and have obtained both a high school diploma and a bachelor’s degree.