Marine Corps Trivia - Page 15




 
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Boots
 
January 4th, 2007  
bulldogg
 
 
The answer... Close Air Support was the primary role for the Marine Corps in WWI according to War Department doctrine.

No winners so the 500 milbuck prize rolls over for this question...

What is the name and rank of the US Marine with the most hand to hand kills of Chinese during the Boxer Rebellion?
January 5th, 2007  
rotc boy
 
 
then private Dan Daly?
January 13th, 2007  
bulldogg
 
 
Sorry ROTC boy I missed when you answered this...

Yes, Private Dan Daly.

Your question...
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Boots
January 13th, 2007  
rotc boy
 
 
Who was the first black Marine to win the medal of honor?
January 13th, 2007  
Fox
 
 
PFC James Anderson Jr.?
January 14th, 2007  
rotc boy
 
 
yup
ur question
January 15th, 2007  
Fox
 
 
Thanks.

Uh...Simple question. Name all the men who raised the replacement flag on Iwo Jima? Also, one of them aren't in the Marines. Name?
January 15th, 2007  
bulldogg
 
 
Private First Class Ira H. Hayes (with poncho hanging from belt - died in 1955);
Private First Class Franklin R. Sousley (with slung rifle - killed in action);
Sergeant Michael Strank (barely visible on Sousley's left - killed in action);
Navy Pharmacist's Mate Second Class John H. Bradley (with empty canteen cover hanging from right side of belt - wounded in action - died 1994.);
Private First Class Rene A. Gagnon (helmet barely visible beside Bradley - died 1979); and
Corporal Harlon H. Block (at foot of pole - killed in action)
January 15th, 2007  
Fox
 
 
Wow...impressive. You're turn, Mr. Bulldogg.
January 15th, 2007  
bulldogg
 
 
What is the name of the rarest combat medal unique to the Corps awarded to Marine Corps officers?