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WWII or today? For Marines it’s a different enemy, but much remains the same

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A near-peer adversary first coercing then forcing Asian nations to bend to its will. A series of islands and key maritime terrain slowly coming under that nation’s control. Those pieces of territory becoming a way to keep any outside threats from attacking their Pacific homeland. U.S. Marines landing on those islands to retake lost ground. […]