Corps Stories


CorpsStories Exclusive Interviews with Extraordinary Marines and Supporters


CPO Michael Gring: Public Health Future for this Marine Corpsman June 2002

Barney Cummings: WORK AND THE CORPS: LABORS OF LOVE May 2002

Cmdr. Dennis Rocheford: A Father in the Field August 2002

Capt. Tom Moore, USMC (Ret): Marine and Celtic Ties Close to the Heart September 2002

LtCol Jerome Lynes: Homeward Bound, Mission Accomplished August 2002

Tom Nerney: Humble Marine Finishes Amazing NYPD Career Fall 2002

SSgt. Thomas Ryan: One Independent Marine October 2002

Harvey Keitel: Marine Corps Background Underscores Movie Career Spring 2003

LtCol. John M. Otto, US Army November 2002

1st Sgt. D. Ellis Cozine: Warrior Creator Retires November 2002


SSgt. Alex Kitsakos: Community in the Heart of this NYPD Marine April 2003


Lilian Gonzales: Served and Still Serving October 2003

Col. Robert Abblitt: An Inspired Marine November 2003

LtCol Gregg Lyon: Battling – Upward and Onward November 2004

Cpl. Nick Kelly: Quiet Gallantry June 2005

Book Review: The Pirate Coast by Richard Zacks. Thomas Jefferson, the First Marines, and the Secret Mission of 1804  June 2005

Mary Kate Bailey: Devoted Former Marine Stands on Family Faith July 2005

Book Review: Out of the Depths by Ed Harrell, USMC (Reprinted from, July 19, 2005)

Book Review: Chasing Down History and the ‘Thieves of Baghdad’ One Marine’s Passion for Ancient Civilizations and the Journey to Recover the World’s Greatest Stolen Treasures (Reprinted from, December 9, 2005)

Maj. Dave Andersen: Might of the Pen January 2006

Book Review: Corps Stories Loves ‘Blood Stripes’! By Marine Captain David Danelo (Interview with the author, August 2006)

Agostino von Hassell: Marine Abandoned Privileges to Serve July 2007

Audio Interview, Book Review: Once A Marine  By GySgt Nick Popaditch, USMC (ret.) (with Mike Steere) June 2009

Phil Irizarry: Marine Won’t Drop His Pack June 2011

Book Review: Combat Related Traumatic Brain Injury and PTSD  a resource and recovery guide By Cheryl Lawhorne and Don Philpott June 2011

Steven C. Barber: Film Director Gains Ground for Marines July  2011

Steven C. Barber: Part 2 Film Director Honors Hallowed Marine Ground June 2012

On All Sides “Until They Are Home” Capitol Hill Showing 10 November 2012

Book Review: War Horse Heaven   By Agostino von Hassell and T. J. Cahill December 2012

Audio Interview: Rodney Hilton Brown Bonham’s Auction House 22 February 2013, New York City WWII Iwo Jima Memorial  & Other Outstanding Artifacts February 2013

Commandant Leads Marines  Through Sequestration   Commandant USMC Gen. James Amos & Sergeant Major USMC SgtMaj. Michael Barrett  18 March 2013

Audio Interview, Book Review: Co-authors LtCol Michael Moffett & Fahim Fazli “Fahim Speaks” Marine Officer with Feature-Film Actor & Marine Interpreter Tell Amazing Life Story April 2013

Maj. Jennifer Schrantz, USMCR Hero at War  –  Heroine at Home December 2016

No Greater Friend: Thomas D. Nerney, USMC, NYPD 1939 – 2017