Photo detail

Displays at the weekend Marine Corps birthday bash honored Marines who died for their country in many wars.

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

Battle-tested Marines celebrate

Rim Country Marine Corps veterans of every fight from World War II to Afghanistan, joined forces to celebrate the 236th anniversary of their beloved corps at celebrations in Rim Country Saturday. A veteran of Iraq and Afghanistan offered the keynote speech — and the observation that kids raised on iPods and video games still make Marines every bit as tough as the fighters who stormed Iwo Jima.


Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Requires free registration

Posting comments requires a free account and verification.