Veteran's view: Being ‘Marine green’ leads to an unexpected journey
Published 11/11/2008, Forum Communications Co.
The Marine Corps is a funny breed, all its own. I first realized that when I arrived at boot camp in San Diego before my service in the Vietnam War. Our drill instructor pounded it into our heads that we were no longer white, black or Latino; we were Marine green.
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