Essays Tagged: "United States Marine"

Analysis and summery of MCDP 2, Leading Marines.

Leading Marines is the greatest resource that I have come across so far for guidance and motivation in becom ... located in the forward, we are given everything that sums up what is expected of future leaders of Marines: "Our actions as Marines every day must embody the legacy of those who went before us." Mari ... ship style.The first chapter is titled Ethos, which describes to the reader what it is that makes a Marine, and leading Marines, different from every other walk of life. Being a Marine a full-time gig ...

(8 pages) 113 0 3.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

This is an essay about the united states marines corps it give an overveiw of the corps.

The United States Marine CorpsMost people never think of the people that protect our country. Many peopl ... go through the hardest training and they up live all that they have learned in their training. The United States Marine Corps is known for being the most elite military service in the world. Marines ... ctual because the marines have been the first to fight in each and every war since the birth of the United States Marine Corps in 1775. They were around before this country was a country. The marines ...

(7 pages) 93 0 4.3 Oct/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Language and Culture.

language determines the culture. One such place to find this evidence would be in any branch of the United States' armed forces.Every day military culture includes a vast variety of ways to make the l ... cedures to names of people, places, or things. Take in account the very names of the services; USN: United States Navy, USA: United States Army, USMC: United States Marine Corps, USAF: United States A ...

(2 pages) 123 1 1.8 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Brotherhood of the Marine Corps

bed best by the quote I found in a book on the Marine Corps. "The mental and moral qualities of the United States Marine have been tested constantly since the birth of the nation. All through the long ... e found on department of defense websites, but are not thrown out to the American public. Maybe the United States Government could save billions of dollars a year by simply regulating how the other ar ...

(8 pages) 88 1 4.7 Jun/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

History of the United States Marine Corps

The motto of the United States Marine Corps is "Semper Fidelis", meaning, "Always Faithful". The Marines have lived u ... y in the Marine Corps. Ever. That fact is very impressive, seeing as the Marines are older than the United States of America itself. In 1775, during the Revolutionary War, the Continental Congr ... ttalions of marines be raised." The purpose of these Marines was to create a landing forces for the United States Navy. After America won the Revolutionary War in 1783, congress decided that the Marin ...

(4 pages) 58 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Functions of Management

he military I had to follow the rules and regulations of the government set by the President of the United States. All rules and regulations that were made are to keep any military personnel from cros ... and of course following orders was hard for me but what choice do you have but to follow orders.The United States Government has developed effective ways to run their organizations. One way the govern ...

(3 pages) 40 0 1.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Illegal Drugs in the Workplace.

for the best because the Marine Infantry is the backbone of not just the Marine Corps but also the United States of America. Marine Infantry personal are the ones to go into harms way to protect this ... cant is sent to the Military Entrance Processing Center to prepare them for their entrance into the United States Marine Corps delayed entry program. This process at the Military Entrance Processing C ...

(6 pages) 79 1 3.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

"Jarhead: A Marine's Chronicle of the Gulf War and other Battles" by Anthony Swofford - Book Review

as a soldier is forced to be politically correct, well at least in front of reporters, but he still states his views, his main rationale is being a soldier. "I'm a soldier, in a "conflict." A "conflic ...

(6 pages) 21 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Modernizing Military Logistics: The U.S. Marine Corps

In late 2000 and through 2001 the United States Marine Corps came to a realization. Their supply chain systems and logistics databases ... their ability to catch up is the change in environment. Being a Logistics Readiness Officer in the United States Air Force and having been on the ground in a combined joint operation in Afghanistan a ...

(5 pages) 53 0 3.7 May/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Grampa Billy

nt and worked full time at the plant, struggling to make ends meet. Billy ended up enlisting in the United States Marine Corp. He went to Vietnam when he was twenty years old and stayed there until he ... art and healthy and were doing great in school. One summer the entire family took a trip around the United States from Massachusetts to Washington, going through every state from the trip there and ba ...

(4 pages) 12 0 3.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Getting Into A Youth Challenge Academy

media is rife with stories about other schools where similar situations exist.My father is a former United States Marine. He, along with my mother, have always tried to instill discipline into me sinc ...

(1 pages) 1046 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Making The Marine Corps

7; by Thomas E. Ricks. Mr. Ricks is considered one of the most esteemed military journalists in the United States. He currently is a Pentagon correspondent for the Wall Street Journal. He has won writ ...

(4 pages) 10 0 0.0 Jun/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Iwo Jima: Red Blood Black Sand

e dead. The story of Iwo has been told many times before, but this account is through the eyes of a Marine PFC. whose experiences, thoughts and feelings are now ours to share. The account focuses not ... umorous and very reflective terms of his passage into manhood as the efficient military tool of the Marine Corps controlled his changes into an aggressive fighting man. He is nurtured by John Basilone ...

(3 pages) 12 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Sir! Yes, sir! Delegation and the United States Marine Corps

Sir! Yes, sir! Delegation and the United States Marine CorpsAbstractDelegation will be described and discussed. Details of the delegat ... etails of the delegation process will be provided and examples will be given. Delegation within the United States Marine Corps will be addressed in the conclusion.Delegation is one of the most importa ... the ideas they contribute are given the attention of senior leadership. Even a company as large as United Parcel Service encourages the input of their workers. The workers at UPS are challenged to fi ...

(4 pages) 12 0 3.8 Oct/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Battle of new orleans

14,450 of Great Britain's finest troops were lead to destroy a much smaller force of 3,500 to 5,000 United States troops. This was part of the War of 1812 that was fought from June 1812 to the spring ... ely 2,000 men while American losses were less 100. Thereafter, Great Britain finally recognized the United States as an independent nation with the power to defend itself.2. OVERVIEW: The purpose of t ...

(5 pages) 14 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Long March

, through Sgt O'Leary and Col Templeton. Although both men held a loyalty first and foremost to the United States Marine Corps, upon closer inspection it is seen that these loyalties held distinct dif ... Corps. He was a regular enlisted man whose career and life ambitions were one in the same - to be a United States Marine. This is a loyalty not uncommon in soldiers throughout the history of the Marin ...

(3 pages) 10 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Acceptance Essay : Harvard Entrance

l. Only days after my eighteenth birthday, with these idealistic notions in mind, I enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. When the twin towers collapsed my heart collapsed for those killed, thei ... wering need to help them. I wish to return to Iraq, another third world country or even here in the United States and provide medical care to an impoverished community. Since I was a child I desired t ...

(2 pages) 23 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

U.S. Legal Drinking Age

lcohol prohibition was unsuccessful. In 1920, the government decided to put a ban on alcohol in the United States which made it illegal to consume or possess the substance. This was a disastrous failu ... age and the substantially lower number of alcoholics and drunk driving deaths when compared to the United States was apparent because responsible drinking was taught at a young age. The legal drinkin ...

(6 pages) 40 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Management in the Marine Corps

trolling. I will encounter these four functions on a daily basis as a Motor Transport Chief, in the United States Marine Corps. These functions and how often they are used will vary between every mana ...

(5 pages) 31 0 0.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

With the Old Breed

nd goes into graphic detail.Sledge was not only a veteran, during his lifetime; Eugene Sledge was a United States Marine, a Biology Professor at the University of Montevallo, and also an author. Sledg ...

(4 pages) 0 0 0.0 May/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars