WASHINGTON, D.C. – The United States Marine Corps is looking at ways to build the “Next Generation Marine Corps” and that could include recruiting and retaining older Marines in the ranks.
In his statement to congressional defense committees this year reference the posture of the Marine Corps, Commandant of the Marine Corps, General Robert Neller wrote:
” Your Marines continue to innovate and build a Next Generation Marine Corps – a lethal, adaptive, and resilient Corps that implements combined arms as a means to conduct maneuver warfare across all domains, no matter the challenge – directly supporting the NDS, ready to fight and win across the ROMO. This transformation began in 2016 with the implementation of the Marine Corps Operating Concept (MOC). The MOC represents our institutional vision for how the Marine Corps will operate, fight, and win despite the challenges described above.”
A major area where the Marine Corps continues to evolve is