Jones, Gen. William.
Book Title A Brief History of the 6th Marines.
Binding (hardback, paperback, etc.) Paperback
Book Condition Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition First Edition; First Impression
Publisher's Name Washington, D.C. GPO, 1987. 1987
Seller ID or SKU 61794
1987 printing. he 6th Marine Regiment (also referred to as "6th Marines") is an infantry regiment of the United States Marine Corps based at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. The regiment falls under the command of the 2nd Marine Division of the II Marine Expeditionary Force. The 6th Marines combat history dates back to World War I when they were part of the American Expeditionary Force. They fought in the Pacific Theater in World War II most notably at the battles of Guadalcanal, Tarawa, Saipan, Tinian and Okinawa. More recently, the regiment has seen combat during the Gulf War and in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. ; Photographs