•First Marine Aircraft Wing organized at Quantico. Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.
•U.S. General McArthur requested 150,000 jungle camouflage uniforms. The splotchy pattern known as “frogskin” was the . . . — — Map (db m101146) HM
•The Navy was assigned Joint-Service (Navy, Marine Corps, Army & Air Force) Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) responsibilities for explosive training, as well as research and development.
•The Basic School (TBS) HQ . . . — — Map (db m101145) HM
Sergeant Alfredo Gonzalez
United States Marine Corps
Third Platoon, Company A, First Battalion
First Marines, First Marine Division
Awarded the Medal of Honor, Hue City, Vietnam from 31 January to 4 February 1968
This . . . — — Map (db m79039) WM
Third Force Reconnaissance Company
Third Reconnaissance Battalion
Third Marine Division
Awarded the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) for action against enemy forces in the Republic of South Vietnam on 16 February 1968
He gallantly gave his . . . — — Map (db m101724) HM
•The School of Application reopened with eight students.
•The School of Application closed again as students embarked for the Philippine Insurrection and the Chinese Boxer Rebellion.
Name Game! . . . — — Map (db m101148) HM
Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 268
Marine Aircraft Group 36
1st Marine Aircraft Wing
Killed during flight operations in support of Exercise Team Spirit, Republic of Korea, 20 March 1982.
This gallant Marine officer . . . — — Map (db m99597) WM
•Northern part of Quantico inhabited by Manahoac Branch Algonquin Indians.
•Captain John Smith of Jamestown explored the Quantico area and found the Potomac River watershed teeming with fish, crabs, oysters, . . . — — Map (db m101147) HM
Named in honor of
Littleton Waller Tazewell Waller
Who commanded the Marine Battalion on Samar, Philippines in 1901. Originally, this was the site of one of the Evansport Batteries which successfully blockaded the Potomac . . . — — Map (db m5246) HM