Top Marine, survivors remember 1983 Beirut blast
2 years ago
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Top Marine, survivors remember 1983 Beirut blast

The Marine Corps' top general says the deadly Beirut barracks bombing 30 years ago helped define the start of America's war against terrorists.
Hundreds gather outside Lejeune to honor victims of Beirut bombing
4 years ago
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Hundreds gather outside Lejeune to honor victims of Beirut bombing

Nearly three decades later, the bombing of the Marine Corps barracks in Beirut, Lebanon, still lingers. October 23, 1983, was the deadliest day the Corps had seen since Iwo Jima. Hundreds gathered to remember that day and honor those they lost during a ceremony in Jacksonville.