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Marines from USS Arlington donate time to feed hungry

Lance Cpl. Calvin Shamoon DVIDS BOSTON – A group of more than 20 Marines with U.S. Marine Forces Command and II Marine Expeditionary Force aboard the USS Arlington (LPD-24) amphibious transport dock ship could have spent their time exploring the city of Boston but instead they chose to volunteer their time at the Greater Boston Food […]

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SP-MAGTF departs for Boston St. Patrick’s Day parade, community relations events aboard USS Arlington

Cpl. Jorden Wells II Marine Expeditionary Force To see a video of this trip, click here. BOSTON – More than 100 II Marine Expeditionary Force and U.S. Marine Forces Command Marines from Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, and Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, arrived in Boston aboard the USS Arlington for the St. Patrick’s […]

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Praying for 343 Firefighters of 9/11

MC3 Jonathan B. Trejo, USS New York Public Affairs Florida Times Union Tattoo, Tattoo, lights out in five minutes, stand by for the evening prayer. These words are spoken over the ship’s loudspeaker, or 1MC every night on U.S. Navy ships around the world, but the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21) uses […]

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