WASHINGTON - Happy 240th Birthday to the United States Marine Corps! Founded on November 10, 1775, the USMC is the most highly-decorated service branch of the U.S. armed forces.
A special happy birthday message was posted on the U.S. Marines Twitter page Tuesday morning.
Semper Fidelis – and a happy birthday to those who help keep us safe!
You can get more information about the USMC here: http://www.marines.mil/