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(L) USS Lexington CV-2
(C) USS Liscome Bay CVE-56
(R) 2nd Marine Division emblem

The USS Lexington was located in the south Pacific by Microsoft’s Paul Allen, we’ll discuss the last day of the “Lady Lex.”   The USS Liscome Bay was lost in one of the worst US Naval incidents of the war, we’ll talk about that and the “Southern Cross” adorns the 2nd Marine Division emblem, we’ll discuss that and the Division motto “Follow Me.”

“Innovation” is the theme of the February issue of the Marine Corps Gazette — Iwo Jima, Khe Sanh & Hue in the pages of the Gazette archives

We’ll talk about the theme of “Innovation” in the February 2018 edition of the Marine Corps Gazette with the Editor & Publisher Col Chris Woodbridge, USMC (ret).

With the anniversaries of epic Marine Corps battles such as Iwo Jima, Hue and Khe Sanh this month, we’ll also talk to Chris about the literary treasure trove that resides in the digital archives of the Gazette.