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´Walking Dead´ Marine
battalion to be deactivated

Associated Press, by Jonathan Drew

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 8/29/2014 12:34:45 PM

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Decades before the television show, a Marine Corps battalion decorated for extensive combat in World War II and Vietnam earned the nickname the "Walking Dead." Now the 1st Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, which also saw action in Iraq and Afghanistan, is being deactivated during a ceremony Friday at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune in North Carolina. The step comes as top U.S. military and political leaders are moving to trim the size of America´s military after more than a decade of war in Iraq and Afghanistan. Marine Corps historians say the battalion appears to have gotten the

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Halfvast Conspirator, 8/29/2014 12:36:54 PM     (No. 9986050)

Obama lied yesterday. He DOES have a strategy for ISIS.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 8/29/2014 3:13:26 PM     (No. 9986276)

This sure isn´t the time to be trimming the size of the military, unless you´re rooting for the other side.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: texaspast, 8/29/2014 4:39:40 PM     (No. 9986349)

He is.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: noparallel, 8/29/2014 5:50:46 PM     (No. 9986409)

"The step comes as top U.S. military and political leaders are moving to trim the size of America´s military..."

No it´s not the "top political leaders." It´s the bottom-dwelling scum who hate America.

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