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Leatherneck Legends

Conversations With the Marine Corps" Old Breed

by Dick Camp

  • 48 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Zenith Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Special & elite forces,
  • Military - United States,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • USA,
  • Military - Veterans,
  • History / Modern / General,
  • Biography,
  • Generals,
  • Marine Corps,
  • Officers,
  • United States,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8011543M
    ISBN 100760321574
    ISBN 109780760321577
    OCLC/WorldCa64743738

    Order a copy of the latest print edition of Leatherneck Magazine. Leatherneck is the premiere magazine of the United States Marine Corps yesterday, today, and rneck's well-written articles focus on all Marines - where they serve, their programs, equipment used, uniforms worn and operational commitments rneck features articles on the rich history and traditions. Leatherneck Association, Inc 11/19/47 has articles by/aboutWorld War II Ted Williams (baseball), Duane Decker, Arctic, Vernon Langille, Rose Bowl, Karl Schuon (short story), Recruiting Kirby Katz, Janis Page (pin-up)64 pages Illustrator: Color & b&w PublishPlace: Washington D.C. Size: folio Used books show some shelf wear.

    Early years. Leland Diamond was born in Bedford, parents, Herbert Caleb Diamond (–) and Mima Ellenor (–), were Canadians from Belleville, father was the youngest of the famed Diamond Brothers of the North-West Mounted Police (NWMP), who served in the Red Deer District of Alberta in the s. He is descended from the Hudson River Valley Algonquin Battles/wars: World War I, Battle of Belleau Wood, . Leatherneck Legends: Conversations with the Marine Corps' Old Breed by Dick Camp Be the first to review this item Within the Marine Corps the 'Old Breed' has a special meaning, referring to the soldiers of the 1st Marine Division and their heroic defense of.

    It is questionable whether the origin of the term “Leatherneck” can be accepted as a legitimate member of the family of legends. More like a tradition, it is. For there can be no doubt of the origin, considering that U. S. Marines of three generations wore leather collars. Looking for books by Dick Camp? See all books authored by Dick Camp, including Leatherneck Legends: Conversations With the Marine Corps Old Breed, and Lima A Marine Company Commander In Vietnam, and more on


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In the United States, beginning in"one stock of black leather and clasp" was issued to each Marine every year. Its use as a synecdoche for Marines began as a term of ridicule by sailors. The dress blue uniform of the US Marines still bears a.