The new Native American Veterans Memorial honors the nation's original citizens.
Gunnery Sgt. Charles Shaw died Oct. 29, 1979, at 62.
The Marine Corps has work to do when it comes to building diversity in its top ranks, he said.
He labored 30 grueling hours, fighting through his own shrapnel wounds to save the lives of dozens, perhaps hundreds, of men.
Army leaders on Thursday announced an effort to reduce racial bias and foster inclusion in the ranks.
Use of the photos will be suspended as of Aug. 1, according to an Army memo.
"The Navy, as an institution, has a moral obligation to know. And, it should act."
A more racially diverse JAG Corps would aid efforts to address disparities in military punishment, he says.
The Heritage Index assessed U.S. military strength across the service branches on a five-tiered scale.
U.S. Army Recruiting Command is reducing its force by roughly 1,700 recruiters over the next year.
Robert Teichgraeber, 100, survived 421 days as a prisoner of war.
By the end of the spring, there will be 294 new naval aviation officers.
Members of II Marine Expeditionary Force wrapped up a training exercise last week that ran from North Carolina to New York.