August 6, 2014

On August 6th, 2014, Major General Joseph Osterman assumed command of MARSOC, and on that same day, Commandant of the Marine Corps, General James Amos, officially granted MARSOC the title of “Marine Raiders.” This decision honors the legacy of America’s first special operations forces, the Marine Raiders of World War Two, and carries their name on with today’s Marine Raiders.

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