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  • US Marine Corps established a Marine Corps Air Station at Quantico, Virginia, United States under Major Ivan W. Miller (redesignated from Base Air Detachment 1, Marine Barracks). ww2dbase [Quantico Marine Corps Base | Quantico, Virginia | CPC]
9 May 1943

Photo(s) dated 9 May 1943
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14 Oct 1943

Photo(s) dated 14 Oct 1943
US Marine Private Harry Weber in exercise with his pet fox Rusty, Quantico, Virginia, United States, 14 Oct 1943
15 Jun 1950

Photo(s) dated 15 Jun 1950
F4U Corsair fighter firing rockets, Marine Corps Base Quantico, Virginia, United States, United States, 15 Jun 1950; this was part of the review held for US President Harry Truman
10 Nov 1969

Photo(s) dated 10 Nov 1969
Lewis Puller at the US Marine Corps birthday celebration, Quantico, Virginia, United States, 10 Nov 1969, photo 1 of 5Lewis Puller at the US Marine Corps birthday celebration, Quantico, Virginia, United States, 10 Nov 1969, photo 2 of 5Lewis Puller at the US Marine Corps birthday celebration, Quantico, Virginia, United States, 10 Nov 1969, photo 3 of 5Lewis Puller at the US Marine Corps birthday celebration, Quantico, Virginia, United States, 10 Nov 1969, photo 4 of 5
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15 Jan 2007

Photo(s) dated 15 Jan 2007
Suspended Corsair in the Leatherneck Gallery at the National Museum of the Marine Corps, Quantico, Virginia, United States, 15 Jan 2007, photo 1 of 3Suspended Corsair in the Leatherneck Gallery at the National Museum of the Marine Corps, Quantico, Virginia, United States, 15 Jan 2007, photo 2 of 3Suspended Corsair in the Leatherneck Gallery at the National Museum of the Marine Corps, Quantico, Virginia, United States, 15 Jan 2007, photo 3 of 3Tarawa display in the Leatherneck Gallery at the National Museum of the Marine Corps, Quantico, Virginia, United States, 15 Jan 2007, photo 1 of 2
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Timeline Section Founder: Thomas Houlihan
Contributors: Alan Chanter, C. Peter Chen, Thomas Houlihan, Hugh Martyr, David Stubblebine
Special Thanks: Rory Curtis




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Lt. Gen. Lewis B. "Chesty" Puller, at Guadalcanal