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  • California Twentynine Palms: Explosives are missing from the nation's largest Marine Corps base and an investigation is underway

    02/10/2021 2:52:23 AM PST · by blueplum · 34 replies
    CNN via MSN ^ | 09 Feb 2021 | Amir Vera and Jessica Myers
    Explosives are missing from the nation's largest US Marine Corps base, according to military officials who said Tuesday an investigation is underway. ...The Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) is investigating the incident, said Jeff Houston with NCIS Public Affairs. It is unclear what kind of explosives were missing and how many...
  • Active Shooter Reported At Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center In Twentynine Palms

    07/07/2020 8:43:05 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 49 replies ^ | July 7, 2020 at 8:26 am | Staff
    TWENTYNINE PALMS (CBSLA) — An active shooter has been reported Tuesday at the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center in Twentynine Palms. A shooter was first reported at about 6:30 a.m. A suspect is reportedly in custody. It’s not clear if anyone has been shot or injured. The base, located about 150 miles east of Los Angeles in the Mojave Desert, is the largest Marine Corps base in the world at 932 square miles. This is a breaking news story. More information will be added as it comes in.
  • California active shooter alert: Reports of gunman at Marine Corps base

    07/07/2020 8:11:52 AM PDT · by granite · 27 replies
    Daily Express ^ | PUBLISHED: 15:50, Tue, Jul 7, 2020 | UPDATED: 15:58, Tue, Jul 7, 2020 | By LUKE HAWKER
    GUNSHOTS have reportedly been fired at a US military base in California. Several reports have emerged on social media of an “active shooter” at the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center (MCAGCC) in California. The base also known as 29 Palms, is the largest US Marine Corps base.
  • Soldiers Organized Services Transports 10,000 & Counting

    04/12/2010 10:50:37 AM PDT · by jazminerose · 2 replies · 272+ views
    S.O.S. SOLDIERS ORGANIZED SERVICES FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ERICA STONE - (760) 799-5488 - April 10, 2010 10,000 and counting. Soldiers Organized Services (SOS) has transported over 10,000 servicemen and women and their families since their conception in May 2007… FREE! The 10,000th individual is a servicemember's spouse who will be arriving at the Palm Springs International Airport at noon April 13, 2010. Soldiers Organized Services (SOS) will be there to commemorate the event. Please be part of our celebration and help us spread the news. Thanks to the many dedicated volunteer drivers and the generosity of hundreds of individual...
  • Firing on U.S. Citizens.

    03/01/2004 5:18:27 AM PST · by Fithee · 104 replies · 1,923+ views
    Vanity | Fithee
    As I recall, just after the Clintons were elected (remember we got two for one) a questionaire went out to military personnel asking them if they would be willing to fire on their fellow American citizens. I believe it was related to the confiscation of firearms. If anyone has kept references to newspaper articles that validate that 'horrific' democratic socialist liberal leftist act, please post.
  • Two dead, more injured in military crash (29 Palms Marines in highway crash before deployment)

    01/04/2006 10:25:41 PM PST · by dbandit · 31 replies · 1,663+ views
    North County Times ^ | 4 Jan 2006 | Unattributed
    RANCHO BERNARDO ---- Two people died and an estimated 14 to 20 more Marine personnel were hurt when two military vehicles went over the side of southbound Interstate 15 bringing traffic to a halt Wednesday, authorities said. The collision happened at 7:19 p.m. on I-15 just south of West Bernardo Drive, California Highway Patrol Officer Larry Landeros said. A Camp Pendleton spokesman said the vehicles were from the 1st Marine Division stationed at Twenty-nine Palms. Further information was not available, he said. One large transport-type military vehicle towing another carrying military personnel struck the center divide and then went about...
  • I Urge You, Meet Brian Chontosh, an Unreported American Marine Hero

    06/11/2005 2:11:31 PM PDT · by CHARLITE · 39 replies · 1,007+ views
    CHRONWATCH.COM ^ | JUNE 11, 2005 | Editor,
    For those of you who might not know, the man on the left is the Commandant of the Marine Corps (Gen. Michael W. Hagee), and he is proud to know the man on the right....... Maybe you'd like to hear about a real American, somebody who honored the uniform he wears. Meet Brian Chontosh. Churchville-Chili Central School class of 1991. Proud graduate of the Rochester Institute of Technology. Husband and about-to-be father. First lieutenant (now captain) in the United States Marine Corps. And a genuine hero. The secretary of the Navy said so yesterday. At 29 Palms in Californiam, Brian...