North Carolina Marine Corps Press Releases



The North Carolina Marine Corps Press Releases collection contains carbon copies of original press releases focused on providing information on North Carolina Marine Corps service members while they served overseas during World War II. Of significance in the collection are press releases regarding female U.S. Marines and their service during WWII. The collection also contains various press releases recognizing North Carolina Marines for awards, medals, and merits they received during military service.

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