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Government Documents - Military and Veterans Agencies: Marine Corps

War Department, Navy Department, Army, Department of Defense, Air Force, Marine Corps, National Military Establishment, Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies

The Marine Corps began in 1798 as part of the Navy. In 1949 it was established as a separate branch of service in the Department of Defense.

Government Documents holds many Marine Corps publications, including the following titles:

We also have many handbooks, guides, manuals, pamphlets, and general publications. In addition, we provide access to Congressional hearings, laws, and regulations related to the USMC. 

Internet resources

Head shot of a marine wearing a helmet with painted face


Marines wearing snow suits skiing through snow


Proud marine, Revolutionary War battle, eagle

The fightin'est men: U.S. Marines

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