Category Archives: Military History

Marines – Featured Vlogger of the Week – November 18, 2020

I chose Marines: https://www.youtube.com/user/marines as this week’s Featured Vlogger of the Week. They have 337K subscribers, 2,656 videos.  Joined Nov. 16, 2005, 90,646,202 views  About page: https://www.youtube.com/user/marines/about Social Media: Official website: https://www.marines.mil/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/marines Flickr: https://www.flickr.com/photos/marine_corps/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/marines/ RSS Feed: https://www.marines.mil/RSS/ Snapchat: https://www.snapchat.com/add/marines Twitter: https://twitter.com/usmc Videos … Continue reading

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Video of US Airways descent into Hudson River released – U. S. Coast Guard YouTube

I saw this on YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3mLKfRVU3qM Direct link: Video of US Airways descent into Hudson River released: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3mLKfRVU3qM (about 10:01 minutes long) – most popular

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Happy 245th Birthday Field Artillery and Air Defense Artillery – November 17, 2020

I saw on the U. S. Army website https://history.army.mil/html/faq/branches.html that today was the 245th Birthday of the Field Artillery; the site lists the same birthday for the Air Defense Artillery. The Air Defense Artillery, previously Coast Artillery, was established by … Continue reading

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Marine Corps Body Bearers | The Last To Let You Down – Marines YouTube

I saw this on YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f9SzHRlGRXE Direct link: Marine Corps Body Bearers | The Last To Let You Down https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f9SzHRlGRXE (about 7:48 minutes long)

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Marine Corps Commercial: “Toys for Tots — Guard Duty” – Marines YouTube

I saw this on YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kRMHNlL0StI Direct link: Marine Corps Commercial: “Toys for Tots — Guard Duty” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kRMHNlL0StI (around 32 seconds long)

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Life of a Lioness – The story of Cpl. Jennifer Marie Parcell – Marines YouTube

I saw this on YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tQTzWCYGtcg Direct link: Life of a Lioness – The story of Cpl. Jennifer Marie Parcell https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tQTzWCYGtcg (about 11;42 minutes long)

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Reference Materials: Aviation of Japan Blog — Iwo Jima Models

I have been researching websites that cover Japanese aviation in my quest to become better versed in the Japanese Army and Navy Air Forces that defended the Japanese Home Islands during the last months of the Pacific War. There are … Continue reading

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MCRD San Diego | Cadence Calling Contest – Marines YouTube

I saw this on YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GG0sxHQ7Sck Direct link: MCRD San Diego | Cadence Calling Contest https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GG0sxHQ7Sck (about 2:07 minutes long)

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Marine Meals – Marines YouTube

I saw this on YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SFFpnO2Zuzg Direct link: Marine Meals https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SFFpnO2Zuzg (about 1:16 minutes long)

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National Museum of the Marine Corps, Virginia – November 12, 2020

As I was researching YouTube videos on the Marine Corps birthday, I noticed a YouTube channel – National Museum of the Marine Corps: https://www.youtube.com/user/USMCmuseum. However, check about COVID-19 restrictions before scheduling a visit. The website says it’s open to visitors. … Continue reading

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