On 10 November 1775, the Second Continental Congress established what was to become one of America’s greatest traditions. The signing initiated the founding of the Continental Marines, whose two battalions were to be led by Captain Samuel Nicholas.
It is very often the case that some people feel a little apprehensive about joining the Marine Corps because they feel that life on a US Marine base might be boring and constrictive. This is a common misconception of military bases in general. Most young people reason that a military base has to be military-like […]