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Henry on the 25th anniversary of the Gulf War

Chas Henry interviews retired General, and former Secretary of State, Colin Powell.

CC Chas Henry has produced a series of brief radio reports for the 25th anniversary of the Gulf War.  A Desert Storm veteran himself, he is now a news anchor and national security correspondent. Take a listen:

Gulf War 25th Anniversary Features from Westwood […]


USMCCCA Journal in the mail

2015 Annual Journal is on its way!

Our final accounting of an eventful year (2015) can be found in the USMCCCA Annual Journal that went in the mail to all member this afternoon.  This year’s cover by award-winning Sgt. Reese Lodder, depicts a poolee performing an initial strength test BEFORE heading off to recruit training.  […]


New President of Valley Forge Military Academy & College

Col. John “Doc” Church

Congrats to Col. John “Doc” Church, newly named President of Valley Forge Military Academy & College. Press follows:

WAYNE, PA – The Board of Trustees of Valley Forge Military Academy & College has unanimously approved the appointment of Colonel John C. Church, Jr., USMCR, as President. Colonel Church will take office at […]


Tuthill promoted to Gunny

GySgt. Brian Tuthill

Elsewhere on today’s pages we saw with great pleasure Brian Tuthill promoted to gunnery sergeant while going to college under a Corps’ program that will ultimately see him graduated a second lieutenant.

We met this young Marine when he was a corporal at a USMCCCA Conference a number of years back. Having seen […]


DMA Warrior of the Quarter: Cpl. Cory C. Schubert

Cpl. Cory C. Schubert

Congratulations to Cpl. Cory C. Schubert for earning Defense Media Activity’s Warrior of the Quarter. He is now stationed at AFN Iwakuni where according to Schubert, “I do a variety of different tasks. I cover the daily production mission along with producing 2 video spots a week and COM CALS. I […]


Only a Marine (Don Knight) would raise the flag in the wake of the Blizzard of 2016. A seven foot pile of the white stuff in Kensington MD was scaled to get the banner in place {Photo by Phyllis Knight)


Help us update our history

The History of Marine Corps Combat Correspondents & Combat Camera Marines
(A Concept)

In the mid-1980s, veteran CC Gary Cameron was commissioned by the United States Marine Corps Combat Correspondents Association (USMCCCA) to develop a history of the CCs, broadcasters and photographers from the beginnings in 1941 through the terrorist attack on the […]


Patrick T. Brent, Marine veteran, journalist, businessman and historian, addresses an audience of Marines in the auditorium of Marine Corps Support Facility New Orleans, Nov. 12, 2015. Brent spoke to the Marines of Marine Forces Reserve about Marine Corps history and traditions and the impact those elements have on the Marine Corps today. Brent […]


Pafford to speak at library

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Combat photographer David Pafford will be speaking at the Thompson Falls Public Library, Thompson Falls, Montana Nov. 12 at 7 p.m.


Springer: Former Executive Director passes

MGySgt. Bob Springer, 84, suffered a heart attack and died in San Diego, CA
on October 9. Services will be held at the Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery
on November 12. The information was passed to CCHQ by Bob’s oldest
daughter, Rusty Rodriguez who indicated that Bob had been in apparently good
health. As Rusty said “he was a wonderful husband, father and grandfather
and we all miss him […]


Third quarter newsletter on its way

3rd Quarter Newsletter

The third quarter of “Now Hear This” the official USMCCCA newsletter, should be arriving in your mailbox soon.

If you DO NOT receive it, then you need to make sure CCHQ has your correct mailing address. You can MAKE SURE you get future newsletters by using the membership update form here.


AARP salutes veteran CC Dale Dye

Click below for part two of the interview: