Marine Corps Trivia - Page 17




 
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Boots
 
January 17th, 2007  
Fox
 
 
Right, you may fire your question when you're ready.
January 17th, 2007  
The Cooler King
 
Here's another one involving the Brevet Medal. Which Marine won two Medals of Honor and a Brevet Medal, the closest any man has ever been to being a triple Medal of Honor awardee?
January 19th, 2007  
bulldogg
 
 
Smedley Darlington Butler aka "Old Gimlet Eye"

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Boots
January 20th, 2007  
The Cooler King
 
Bingo. Officers weren't allowed to be awarded the Medal of Honor so they gave him the Brevet Medal instead.

Back over to you Bulldogg.
January 20th, 2007  
bulldogg
 
 
There are how many belt loops on the dress blue trousers and what do they represent?
February 9th, 2007  
bulldogg
 
 
* bump *
February 9th, 2007  
Fox
 
 
Nine? Not sure what it represent for.
February 9th, 2007  
bulldogg
 
 
No. Wrong number.
February 9th, 2007  
The Cooler King
 
7 loops which represent the 7 seas.
February 9th, 2007  
bulldogg
 
 
On target. Your question CK.