Ohio Memory has published a new post, “Intrinsically Bound: The United States Marine Corps”
On November 10, 1775, the following resolution was proposed by John Adams, future President of the United States, and carried by the Second Continental Congress:
Resolved: That two battalions of marines [sic] be raised, consisting of one colonel, two lieutenant-colonels, two majors, and other officers as usual in other regiments; that they consist of an equal number of privates with other battalions; […]
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