Becket Kiernan died suddenly Feb. 5 at Marine Corps Base 29 Palms in California from an aggressive bacterial infection.
One bomb exploded before a Marine Corps charity race; no one was injured in that incident.
The infantry unit of the future is sophisticated, with robust intelligence and reconnaissance capabilities.
The Marine Corps is taking on a new challenge: how to safely integrate drones and manned aircraft in training exercises.
A new budget request features an increase in big guns and artillery rockets as well as a plus-up of some 1,100 Marines.
In the last three months, the Osprey is the third Marine Corps aircraft in the region to lose a part while in flight.
Friday marked the 75th anniversary of the end of the World War II battle for Guadalcanal.
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The MRZR X made its debut at the AUVSI unmanned systems show near Washington, D.C., on Tuesday.
Marine Corps Assistant Commandant Gen. Glenn Walters said the incident highlights a lack of trust in the existing system.