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  1. I'm Corporal Savannah Mosby with your Marine Minute. Marines and Sailors are currently participating in 1st Marine Division's Exercise Steel Knight 18 across the southwestern United States. The annual exercise improves command and control, and fundamental war fighting skills with 1st MARDIV, naval support, and adjacent units. Also in the Corps, Marines throughout Okinawa participated in the Far East Annual Marksmanship Competition, Dec. 6th, at Camp Hansen. The competition improves marksmanship, proficiency, and combat readiness. It also provides an opportunity for marksmen to advance to the Marine Corps Championship in Quantico, Virginia. On this day in 1941, Approximately 500 Marines with 1st Defense Battalion and Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 211 fought off 36 Mitsubishi G3M3 bombers for fourteen days on Wake Island. The Marines counter attacked with twelve F4F-3 Wildcats, and the battle ended Dec. 23rd. The island was under Japanese control until it was surrendered to the United States on September 4, 1945. That's it for your Marine Minute, for more news around the Marine Corps go to Marines.mil.
  2. 15 second spot for the Marines Mobile, the official app of the Marine Corps.
    Marines Mobile 15 Second Spot
  3. 30 spot for Marines Mobile, the official app of the Marine Corps.
    Marines Mobile 30 Second Spot
  4. Corporal Savannah Mosby tells us about Exercise Winter Fury 18 and Exercise Steel Night.
    Marine Minute, December 7, 2017
  5. I'm Corporal Savannah Mosby with your Marine Minute. Marines with the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit's Maritime Raid Force participated in the Marine Expeditionary Unit Exercise at Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan, Dec. 5th. The training consisted of them providing security atop a mock embassy. This pre-deployment training events prepare the 31st MEU to deploy at a moment's notice. Also in the Corps, Multi-purpose canine handlers with U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Special Operations Command, conducted training with a robotic canine dummy for the first time at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., Nov. 30th and Dec. 1st. This training simulates realistic scenarios for medical practice in the field. On this day in 1941, U.S. Forces working in Pearl Harbor came under attack by the Empire of Japan, northeast of Oahu. The first wave of 183 fighter, bomber, and torpedo planes and the second wave of 159 attacked airfields nearby and went after Pearl Harbor. A total of 3,581 American personnel were injured or killed during the attack. That's it for your Marine Minute, for more news around the Marine Corps go to Marines.mil.