In celebration of the Marine Corps' birthday, Military.com has put together this Marine Corps history quiz. Test your knowledge on the Marine Corps, and see where you rank!
Marine Corps Birthday Quiz
Where was the Marine Corps first formed?
The Philadelphia Courthouse
Iron Hill Inn
What color were the first Marine Corps uniform jackets?
Who was the first Marine Corps aviator?
Capt Tom O'Malley
Capt Darren Hunter
Capt Sid Mahoney
Capt Alfred Cunningham
Where did the first Marine Corps amphibious landing take place?
Paris Island, South Carolina
New Providence, Bahamas
The Cayman Islands
Who was the first Marine to receive the Medal of Honor?
What type of sword do Marine Corps officers carry?
In what battle did the Marines receive the nickname Tuefel Hunden (Devil Dogs)?
What does the iconic Marine Corps Eagle, Anchor, and Globe symbol represent?
The United States, ties with the Navy, and the world.
Preparedness to fight by air, sea, and land.
The Marine Corp's ability to project force.
Freedom, ships, and cartography.
Which jet plane did the Marine Corps adopt in 1963?
Which Marine has been awarded five Navy Crosses and become a symbol of the Marine Corps' esprit-de-corps?