In June, 2018, when a group of Marines noticed a family was being swept along by a rip current, they swam out to save them.
Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point
Last year's hurricanes were particularly destructive for some of the military's most critical bases.
The Marine Corps pilot who ejected from his jump jet before it crashed in North Carolina was released with no injuries.
Annual incidence rates of heat stroke diagnoses increased from 0.26 cases per 1,000 in 2014 to 0.45 cases per 1,000 in 2018.
Three Marine Corps installations in North Carolina suffered catastrophic damage during Hurricane Florence.
Thousands of homes remain damaged five months after Hurricane Florence hit Eastern North Carolina Marine Corps installations.
The EA-6B Prowler, which has jammed enemy radars since the Vietnam War, has deployed overseas for the last time.
A Marine corporal died earlier this month after his weapon accidentally discharged while he was cleaning it.