An investigation is underway after a marine died from a gunshot shot while on duty at on New Years Day Southeast Washington. The incident happened at the Marine Barracks Marine Barracks at the intersection of 8th and I in Southeast. The shooting was “confined” to the barracks and was no threat to the general public. […]

  Frank E. Petersen, Jr. became the first Black Brigadier General in the U.S. Marine Corps February 23,1979.   TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS PERSON VISIT YOUR LOCAL LIBRARY.