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Tue October 22, 2013
Women Break New Ground In Marine Infantry Training
Originally published on Tue October 22, 2013 4:53 am
Female Marines have been training for the past month at Camp Lejeune, trying to make it through infantry training. They've got a month to go, including a 12-mile hike with a heavy pack. They're the first ones ever to handle the training, part of an effort to integrate women into combat positions by 2016.