3 Female Marines Reporting for Infantry Duty

Posted January 5, 2017 at 6:03pm

Marine Corps Times reports that “three enlisted female Marines are reporting to a ground combat unit in North Carolina and are among the first women in the service to do so.”

“1st Lt. John McCombs, a Marine Corps spokesman with the Second Marine Expeditionary Force at Camp Lejeune, says the three report Thursday to the 1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment. McCombs says the unit has three female officers that will assist them.”