Military September 06, 2019

Task & Purpose: 75 years after his death, the remains of a Marine killed in World War II are coming home; Sec Def wants European allies to help pay for defense projects after funds were diverted for the border wall; The Army is investigating how a 19-year-old diagnosed with autism was recruited; Jim Mattis says he won’t be running for president in 2020 and that he’s eager to see ‘fresh ideas’ and more -> A Soldier Died of Natural Causes in Kosovo. He Was a Loving Father — And Ray Charles’ Grandson; Purple Hearts Awarded 101 Years After Coast Guard Cutter Torpedoed by Germans; Marine Commanding Officers Caught Driving Drunk Receive Reprimands; Marine Grunts Say Their Skills Won’t Get Them Civilian Jobs. The Corps Wants to Change That and more ->
DOD: 5 Things to Know About DOD’s Research on ‘Fluorine-Free’ Firefighting Foam; Space Expansion Presents Opportunities, Challenges for DOD and more ->