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The Parent's Guide to the U.S. Marine Corps
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The Parent's Guide to the U.S. Marine Corps (Paperback)

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Synopsis

Marines are known as "The Few and the Proud". When a mother or father become the parents of a Marine, their pride as well as their concern is understandable as they become the Few and the Proud Parents. A transformation occurs to them as well. From the moment their son or daughter earns the Eagle Goble and Anchor, the emblem of the Corps, new roles are formed, relationships change, and a new language and lifestyle develops. Some parents may ask with a combination of pride and bewilderment, "Who are you and what happened to MY child?" noting this new and improved version.



The Parents Guide to the U.S. Marine Corps is designed to inform parents, and anyone who loves and supports a Marine, during a Marine's years of service. It is filled with important resources that are helpful to know for general information or in moments of crisis. A brief history of the Corps, leadership qualities and traits, as well as professional development information give a glimpse into the type of Marine one's son or daughter are aspiring to become. This helps many families appreciate the sacrifice and dedication it takes to be successful in the Corps.



Real stories from these authors, other parents and spouses are included to get a first-hand view of what occurs in the daily happenings. Learn how they manage to connection and sustain relationships when their Marines are "out of sight, but not out of mind".



Most importantly, this book shares the "What if, and What next" moments, if a Marine should become wounded, ill or injured, or God forbid, deceased. It is a critical resource that gives families important names and phone numbers to support their Marine and themselves during these most difficult times.



The Marine Corps is ready to welcome all into this special extended family of the Corps and to celebrate the accomplishments that a Marine has earned. Topics such as how to plan a military wedding, travel overseas for visits and become the most amazing long-distance grandparents are a few of the wide-range choice of items you will read, and to learn how to share and record this amazing journey.



This book recognizes that everyone wants their Marine to be safe, secure and successful. From recruitment through transition back into civilian life, many will want this book nearby every step of the way.

Health & WellbeingAdvice on the stages of lifeHealth & WellbeingHealth & PsychologyFamily & relationshipsHistory & PoliticsMilitary HistoryHistory & PoliticsMilitary StudiesMilitary life & institutionsMind, Body & Spirit Publisher: Naval Institute Press Publication Date: 30/06/2020 ISBN-13: 9781682475072  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Mary S. Regner and Maj. Gen. Michael R. Regner, USMC (Ret.), epitomize the core values of the U.S. Marine Corps. They have spent their entire life serving the Marine Corps as an officer and a spouse and as Marine Corps parents. They live on Sullivan's Island, South Carolina, when they are not mentoring U.S. Marines and their families. Mary S. Regner and Maj. Gen. Michael R. Regner, USMC (Ret.), epitomize the core values of the U.S. Marine Corps. They have spent their entire life serving the Marine Corps as an officer and a spouse and as Marine Corps parents. They live on Sullivan's Island, South Carolina, when they are not mentoring U.S. Marines and their families.

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