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USMC cracks down on KIA bracelets

The KIA, or Killed In Action bracelets, are worn by Marines in honor of friends who died serving their country. But the Marine Corps does not allow jewelry, which has some Marines demanding an exception be made to the rule.

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Commandant of the Marine Corps, BGen Amos, allows KIA bracelets

There are numerous news outlets that say that the Marines are allowed to wear KIA bracelets. Our Commandant, BGen Amos, spoke about it at Marine Corps Base Twentynine Palms, Monday, Oct. 17. Check out our facebook & flkr page for exclusive photos of the visit!

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150418593205071.413756.30305...

http://www.flickr.com/photos/thecombatcenter/sets/72157627793477533/

Also check out what the Commandant said during his visit on our youtube page!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8IzgRwwvOnM&feature=feedu