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Ceremony held at Camp Pendleton for Marines and sailor killed in tragic AAV sinking

Ceremony held at Camp Pendleton for Marines and sailor killed in tragic AAV sinking

Community outpouring helping families of men who died in Marine AAV training exercise

Community outpouring helping families of men who died in Marine AAV training exercise

With honor ceremony, Marines and sailor who died in ocean training exercise are flown to Dover Air Force Base
How the missing Marines, sailor and amphibious vehicle were found

How the missing Marines, sailor and amphibious vehicle were found

Decorated Marine commander of legendary Darkhorse Battalion dies after sudden illness

Decorated Marine commander of legendary Darkhorse Battalion dies after sudden illness

Marine dies in training accident at California mountain warfare center

Marine dies in training accident at California mountain warfare center

Fatal training accidents are on the rise. Now the families of the fallen are pushing lawmakers to do something about it
Camp Pendleton's Darkhorse Battalion is getting a permanent memorial

Camp Pendleton's Darkhorse Battalion is getting a permanent memorial