The mere possibility of the Marine Corps shaking up where it trains new recruits has drawn swift backlash.
The Marine Corps is considering a plan in which it could funnel all recruits to a new base.
Earlier this month, the Marine Corps released some of its plans for ending gender segregation at boot camp.
All-male recruit companies trained solely by men will be made "obsolete," according to a Marine Corps memo.
Their symptoms from COVID-19 have been so mild that it hasn't disrupted training, a two-star general said this week.
Many in the Marine Corps have long defended the decision to keep boot camp segregated by gender.
Military leaders are racing to implement policies to prevent the spread of coronavirus at boot camp and other hard-hit areas.
Sailors who train Navy recruits at boot camp will no longer be allowed to go back to their own homes at night.
Families are now barred from attending all four Defense Department branches' boot camp graduation ceremonies.
A boot camp graduation ceremony at the San Diego Marine Corps Recruit Depot will proceed as planned, a Marine spokesman said.
The open letter, published Thursday morning by National Security Leaders for Biden, contains 489 names.
Families of those lost in the USS Thresher tragedy are finally getting a look at hundreds of documents about the accident.
The campaign of President Donald Trump released a letter from 235 retired senior officers backing his re-election.
The America Class amphibious assault ship was virtually commissioned July 15 at its shipyard in Pascagoula, Miss.
Three Marines and a sailor have been bitten by a coyote on the loose at Camp Lejeune.