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WHEN IS THE MARINE CORPS BIRTHDAY?
NOVEMBER 10 1775
WHO WAS THE 1ST COMMANDANT OF THE MARINE CORPS?
SAMUEL NICHOLAS
DURING WHICH WAR DID THE 1ST MARINE LANDING TAKE PLACE?
REVOLUTIONARY WAR
WHERE ARE THE HALLS OF MONTEZUMA?
MEXICO
WHEN AND WHERE WAS THE FLAG RAISED FOR THE FIRST TIME IN THE EASTERN HEMISPHERE?
1805 AT THE SHORES OF TRIPOLI
WHEN DID THE MARINE CORPS ADOPT THE EGALE, GLOBE, AND ANCHOR EMBLEM?
1868
WHAT HAPPENED IN 1883?
MARINES ADOPT OFFICIAL MORRO SEMPER FIDELIS
IN THE EMBLEM WHAT SYMBOLIZES THE NATION ITSELF?
THE EAGLE
IN THE EMBLEM WHAT SYMBOLIZES WORLDWIDE SERVICE AND SEA TRADITIONS?
THE GLOBE AND ANCHOR
WHO ADOPTIED THE EMBLEM?
JACOB ZEILIN
DURING WHICH WAR DID THE MARINES HELP TAKE CALIFORNIA?
MEXICAN WAR
WHAT HEPPENED IN 1900?
BOXER REBELLION CHINA
IN WHICH YEAR DID THE MARINE CORPE ESTABLISH ITS AVIATION UNIT?
1913
WHO WAS THE FIRST MARINE PILOT?
ALFRED A. CUNNINGHAM
WHO IS AUTHORIZED TO WEAR THE FRENCH FOURRAGERE?
5TH AND 6TH MARINES
DURRING WHICH WAR WAS THE FRENCH FOURRAGERE EARNED?
WWI
IN WHICH YEAR DID THE MARINES LAND IN SOUTH VIETNAM?
1965
241 AMERICANS WERE KILLED BY A TRUCK BOMB IN LEBANON IN WHICH YEAR?
1982
DURING WHICH BATTLE DID THE MARINES EARN THE NICKNAME DEVIL DOGS?
BATTLE OF BELLEU WOOD
WHEN AND WHERE DID THE MARINES EARN THE NICKNAME DEVIL DOG?
FRANCE DURING WWII
WHO GAVE THE MARINES THE NICKNAME DEVIL DOG?
GERMANS
WHICH BATTLE STARTED ON 19 FEBRUARY 1945?
BATTLE OF IWO JIMA
WHICH BATTLE STARTED ON 7 AUGUST 1942?
BATTLE OF GUADALCANAL
WHICH BATTLE STARTED ON 20 NOVEMBER 1943?
BATTLE OF TARAWA
WHICH BATTLE OCCURRED DURING JUNE AND JULY OF 1943?
BATTLE OF MARIANA ISLANDS
GUADALCANNAL IS PART OF WHICH ISLANDS?
SOLOMON ISLANDS
WHICH BATTLE LAUNCHED THE FIRST US LAND OFFENSIVE DURING WWII?
BATTLE OF GUADALCANAL
WHICH BATTLE WAS THE LARGEST AND BLOODIEST ALL MARINE BATTLE IN HISTORY?
BATTLE OF IWO JIMA
WHICH BATTLE OCCURRED IN NOVEMBER 1950 DURING THE KOREAN WAR?
BATTLE OF CHOSIN RESERVOIR
WHICH BATTLE OCCURRED IN JANUARY AND FEBRUARY 1968 DURING THE VIETNAM WAR?
BATTLE OF HUE CITY
WHO WAS THE COMMANDANT OF THE MARINE CORPS FROM 120-1859 AND IS KNOWN AS THE "GRAND OLD MAN OF THE MARINE CORPS"?
ARCHIBALD HENDERSON
WHO SAID: "AMONG THE AMERICANS WHO SERVED ON IWO ISLAND, UNCOMMON VALOR WAS A COMMON VIRTUE."?
ADMIRAL CHESTER W. NIMITZ
WHO WON THE MEDAL OF HONOR FOR HIS PERFORMANCE AT CUZCO WELL (GUANTANAMO BAY, CUBA) IN 1898 DURING THE SPANISH AMERICAN WAR?
SGTMAJ JOHN QUICK
WHO WON THE MEDAL OF HONOR FOR SERVICE DURING THE FIRST CACO WAR IN HAITI 1915-16?
SGTMAJ DAN DALY
WHO WON THE MEDAL OF HONOR FOR SERVICE DURING THE CHINESE BOXER REBELLION IN 1900?
SGTMAJ DAN DALY
WHO SERVED IN NICARAGUA AND IS KNOWN AS THE "TIGER OF THE MOUNTIANS" (1930)?
LTGEN LOUIS B "CHESTY" PULLER
WHO COMMANDED THE "BLACK SHEEP" DURING WWII AND WAS THE MARINE CORPS' TOP RANKED FLYING ACE DURING WWII WITH 28 VICTORIES?
MAJ GREGORY R. "PAPPY" BOYINGTON
WHO SERVED AS THE 13TH COMMANDANT OF THE USMC AND WAS THE FIRST MARINE OFFICER EVER TO COMMAND AN ARMY DIVISIONIN COMBAT IN FRANCE DURING WW1 (1918)?
MAJGEN JOHN A. LEJEUNE
WHO WAS A PIMA INDIAN AND WAS ONE OF THE MARINES IMMORTALIZED IN THE NOW FAMOUS PHOTOGRAPH TAKEN FEB 23, 1945 OF THE SECOND FLAG RAISING INCIDENT ON MOUNT SURIBACHI ON IWO JIMA?
IRA H. HAYES
WHO WAS THE FIRST MARINE CORPS ENLISTED WOMAN ON 13 AUGUST 1918?
OPHA MAE JOHNSON
WHO WAS THE FIRST DIRECTOR OF WOMEN MARINES AND THE FIRST WOMAN GENERAL OFFICER (11 MAY 1978)?
MARGARET A. BREWER
HOW MANY ELEMENTS OF THE USMC MISSION ARE THERE?
7
MARINE SECURITY DETACHMENTS AT EMBASSIES AND CONSULATES ARE PROVIDED TO WHOME?
DEPARTMENT OF STATE
THE COMMANDANT OF THE MARINE CORPS IS DIRECTLY RESPONSIBLE TO WHOM?
SECRETARY OF THE NAVY
WHAT IS THE MARINE CORPS PRINCIPLE ORGANIZATION FOR THE CONDUCT OF ALL MISSIONS ACROSS THE RANGE OF MILITARY OPERATIONS?
MARINE AIR-GROUND TASK FORCE (MAGTF)
IN THE MEF COMMAND ELEMENT WHAT IS G-6?
COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS
IN THE MEF COMMAND ELEMENT WHAT IS G-2?
INTELLIGENCE AND COUNTERINTELLIGENCE
IN THE MEF COMMAND ELEMENT WHAT IS G-4?
LOGISTICS
WHAT IS THE GROUND COMBAT ELEMENT (GCE) OF A MARINE EXPEDITIONARY FORCE?
MARINE DIVISION
WHICH ELEMENT IS RESPONSIBLE FOR COMMAND, CONTROL, DIRECTION, PLANNING AND COORDINATION OF CORPS LEVEL AIR, GROUND AND LOGISTICAL OPERATIONS OF ASSIGNED FORCES?
CE
WHAT IS THE GROUND COMBAT ELEMENT (GCE) OF A MARINE EXPEDITIONARY BRIGADE (MEB)?
INFANTRY REGIMENT
WHAT IS THE GROUND COMBAT ELEMENT (GCE) OF A MARINE EXPEDITIONARY UNIT (MEU)?
INFANTRY BATTALION
WHAT IS THE GROUND COMBAT ELEMENT (GCE) OF A SPECIAL PURPOSE MARINE AIR-GROUND TASK FORCE (SPMAGTF)?
INFANTRY PLATOON
WHAT IS THE AIR COMBAT ELEMENT (ACE) OF A MEF?
TASK ORGANIZED DETACHMENT OF AIRCRAFT
WHICH MEF IS LOCATED IN HAWAII?
III
WHICH MEF IS LOCATED IN ARIZONA?
I
WHAT IS THE STANDARD FORWARD DEPLOYED MARINE EXPEDITIONARY ORGANIZATION?
MEU
WHICH ORGANIZATION IS USED FOR DISASTER RELIEF, HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE, NONCOMBATANT EVACUATIONS, OR SECURITY OPERATIONS?
SPMAGTF
WHO NORMALLY COMMAND A MEB?
BRIGADIER GENERAL
WHICH ORGANIZATION CONDUCTS SPECIAL OPERATIONS SUCH AS: RECONNAISSANCE AND SURVEILLANCE, SPECIALIZED DEMOLITIONS, TACTICAL RECOVERY OF AIRCRAFT AND PERSONNEL (TRAP), SEIZUREAND RECOVERY OF OFFSHORE ENERGY FACILITIES, PERSONNEL OR MATERIAL, VISIT, BOARD, SEARCH AND SEIZURE OF VESSELS, AND IN-EXTREMIS HOSTAGE RECOVERY?
MEU
HOW MANY MEU'S ARE THERE?
7
THE 13TH MEU IS IN WHICH MEF?
I
THE 22ND MEU IS IN WHICH MEF?
II
THE 31ST MEU IS IN WHICH MEF?
III
WHO IS A REPORTING SENIOR BY VIRTUE OF THEIR COMMAND AUTHORITY?
COMMANDING OFFICERS
CHIEF PETTY OFFICER MAY ACT AS REPORTING SENIORS FOR WHOM?
E4 AND BELOW
TYPICALLY THE RATER SHOULD BE?
CHIEF PETTY OFFICER
TYPICALLY THE SENIOR RATER WILL BE?
DIVISION OFFICER OR DEPARTMENT HEAD
WHEN IS PERFORMANCE COUNSELING PROVIDED?
MID-POINT OF THE PERIODIC REPORT CYCLE AND WHEN THE REPORT IS SIGNED
WHICH PERFORMANCE REPORT IS USED TO PROVIDE A RECORD OF SIGNIFICANT PERFORMANCE IN AN ADDITIONAL DUTY (ADDU) OR TEMPORARY ADDITIONAL DUTY (TEMADD) STATUS?
CONCURRENT REPORT
WHICH PERFORMANCE REPORT IS OPTIONAL AND MAY ONLY BE SUBMITTED ON COMMANDING OFFICERS AND OFFICERS IN CHARGE?
OPERATIONAL COMMANDER REPORT
WHICH PERFORMANCE REPORT IS THE FOUNDATION OF THE PERFORMANCE RECORD?
REGULAR REPORT
THE COMMENTS IN THE COMMENTS BLOCK OF A PERFORMANCE REPORT SHOULD BE BASED ON?
VERIFIABLE FACTS
THE ENLISTED PERFORMANCE MARK FOR "EARLY PROMOTE" IS?
4.0
THE ENLISTED PERFORMANCE MARK FOR "PROMOTABLE" IS?
3.6
THE ENLISTED PERFORMANCE MARK FOR SIGNIFICANT PROBLEMS IS?
2.0
MEMBERS HAVE THE RIGHT TO SUBMIT STATEMENTS TO THE RECORD CONCERNING THEIR PERFORMANCE REPORTS?
WITHIN TWO YEARS OF THE REPORT
WHEN CAN THE REPORTING SENIOR REJECT STATEMENTS OF THE MEMBERS CONCERNING THEIR PERFORMANCE REPORTS?
THE REPORTING SENIOR CANNOT REJECT THE MEMBER'S STATEMENT
WHICH CORRESPONDENCE IS USED TO CORRESPOND OFFICIALLY WITH ADDRESSEES IN DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE AND ADDRESSEES OUTSIDE OF THE DOD WHO HAVE ADOPTED THE FORMAT?
STANDARD LATTER
WHCIH CORRESPONDENCE PROVIDES AN INFORMAL WAY TO CORRESPOND WITHIN AN ACTIVITY OR BETWEEN DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY ACTIVITIES?
MEMORANDUM
WHICH LINE OF THE STANDARD LETTER IS ALL CAPITAL LETTERS?
SUBJECT
ON WHICH LINE OF A MEMORANDUM DOES THE WORD MEMORANDUM APPEAR IS CAPITAL LETTERS?
8
WHICH PAGE OF THE ENLISTED SERVICE RECORD IS THE ENLISTED QUALIFICATIONS HISTORY?
NAVPERS 1070/604
WHICH PAGE OF THE ENLISTED S/R IS THE RECORD OF EMERGENCY DATA?
NAVPERS 1070/602
WHO IS NOT SUBJECT TO THE UCMJ?
MEMBERS OF THE ARMY NATIONAL GUARD AND THE AIR NATIONAL GUARD WHEN NOT FEDERALIZED
WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING IS COMPOSED OF A MILITARY JUDGE ALONE, OR A MILITARY JUDGE AND NOT LESS THAN FIVE IMPARTIAL ACTIVE DUTY ARMED SERVICES PERSONNEL?
GENERAL COURT-MARTIAL
WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING IS COMPOSED OF ONE ACTIVE DUTY COMMISSIONED OFFICER WITH THE RANK OF CAPTAIN OR HIGHER?
SUMMARY COURT-MARTIAL
IF THE ACCUSED IS AN ENLISTED PERSON WHAT PERCENTAGE OF THE SPECIAL OR GENERAL COURT-MARTIAL MEMBERS MUST BE ENLISTED IF THE ACCUSED REQUEST?
1/3
THE PRPROCEDURE TO APPEAL AN NJP PUNISHMENT IS TO?
SUBMIT A WRITTEN STATEMENT WITHIN FIVE DAYS?
WHAT IS FRANTERNIZATION?
BEHAVIOR WHICH WOULD PRESENT THE APPEARANCE OF UNDUE FAMILIARITY BETWEEN AND AMONG RANKS
WHERE IS THE BIRTH PLACE OF THE USMC?
PHILADELPHIA, PA TUN TAVERN
WHO WAS THE FIRST COMMANDANT OF THE MARINE CORPS?
CAPT SAMUEL NICHOLAS
WHEN DID THE USMC BECOME PART OF THE USN?
1834 (NATIONAL SECURITY ACT OF 1947 AMMENDED IN 1952 STATES PRESENT STRUCTURE
WHEN AND WHERE WAS THE FIRST MARINE CORPS LANDING?
1776 NEW PROVIDENCE ISLAND THE UNIFORM OF THE DAY HAD A STIFF LEATHER STOCK AROUND THEIR NECK GIVING THE MARINES THE NICKNAME "LEATHER NECK"
WHEN AND WHERE DID THE USMC RAISE THE "STARS AND STRIPES" FOR THE 1ST TIME IN THE EASTERN HEMISPHERE?
1805, FIGHTING THE BARBARY PIRATES IN TRIPOLI
WHAT YR DID THE US ARMY AND USMC INVADE HARPER'S FERRY AND UNDER WHO'S COMMAND?
1859 UNDER THE COMMAND OF COL ROBERT LEE
WHAT HAPPENED IN THE YR 1900?
MARINES ENTERED PEKING TO PROVIDE PROTECTION TO LEGATION TILL RELIEVED
WHEN DID THE USMC ENTER THE WAR IN FRANCE?
1917 PARTICIPATING IN 8 DISTINCTIVE OPERATIONS
WHEN DID THE USMC REORGANIZED INTO THE FMF?
1933
USMC EQUIPMENT BOARD WAS ESTABLISHED WHERE?
QUANTICO VA
WHEN DID THE USMC LAND IN SOUTH VIETNAM?
1965
WHAT ALSO HAPPENED IN 1965?
USMC RESPONSE TO A COUP IN DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
WHEN DID THE FMF LAND IN LENBANON?
182
WHEN DID THE USMC LEAVE LEBANON?
JULY 1984
WHAT OTHER TIME DID THE USMC LAND IN LEBANON?
1958