Marine Corps History, is published twice a year on topics within the long history of the Corps: Civil War, Spanish-American War, Banana Wars, WWI, WWII, Korea, Cold War, Vietnam, Iraq, Afghanistan, and women and minorities in the military. Articles must focus on some aspect of the Corps, either directly or indirectly, including foreign marines and joint operations.




The Forgotten Front:
The 4th Brigade of Marines in the Toulon Sector: March-May 1918




“The Song They Lived By”: 
The “Marines’ Hymn” during World War II




Field Burials, Memorial Graves,
and the Postwar Search for Tarawa’s Fallen



Marine Hawk Missiles in Guantanamo Bay
during the Cuban Missle Crisis

by Major Marc Romanych, USA (Ret)



“To Take Some of That Fear Away”: Task Cohesion
and Combat Effectiveness Among Combined Action Platoons in Vietnam, 1965–71

by Cavender S. Sutton



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