U.S. Marine Corps Gen. James F. Amos, the outgoing commandant of the Marine Corps, salutes the colors during the passage of command ceremony at Marine Barracks Washington in Washington, D.C., Oct. 17, 2014. Amos relinquished command of the Marine Corps to
RME9W1K0U.S. Marine Corps Gen. James F. Amos, the outgoing commandant of the Marine Corps, salutes the colors during the passage of command ceremony at Marine Barracks Washington in Washington, D.C., Oct. 17, 2014. Amos relinquished command of the Marine Corps to
Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps Gen. James F. Amos speaks with U.S. Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy during a visit to the U.S. Embassy April 15, 2014 in Tokyo.
RME735AGCommandant of the U.S. Marine Corps Gen. James F. Amos speaks with U.S. Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy during a visit to the U.S. Embassy April 15, 2014 in Tokyo.
Retired U.S. Marine Corps Gen. James N. Mattis, former 11th commander of United States Central Command, speaks to U.S. Naval War College (NWC) students, faculty and staff during a lecture of opportunity in Newport, R.I. Mattis is known for his military legacy, playing key leadership roles during combat in the Persian Gulf War, Afghanistan, and Iraq. After his retirement Mattis became a visiting fellow at Stanford University's Hoover Institution and has taught various courses at colleges across the nation. (U.S. Navy photo by Ezra Bolender/Released)
RMPEG3R6Retired U.S. Marine Corps Gen. James N. Mattis, former 11th commander of United States Central Command, speaks to U.S. Naval War College (NWC) students, faculty and staff during a lecture of opportunity in Newport, R.I. Mattis is known for his military legacy, playing key leadership roles during combat in the Persian Gulf War, Afghanistan, and Iraq. After his retirement Mattis became a visiting fellow at Stanford University's Hoover Institution and has taught various courses at colleges across the nation. (U.S. Navy photo by Ezra Bolender/Released)
KRT STAND ALONE PHOTOGRAPH BY OLIVIER DOULIERY/ABACA PRESS (November 23) WASHINGTON, DC -- U.S. Marine Corps Gen. James Jones, commander of the European Allied Command, speaks at a luncheon at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, on Tuesday, November 23, 2004. (Photo by gsb) 2004
RM2F19EHDKRT STAND ALONE PHOTOGRAPH BY OLIVIER DOULIERY/ABACA PRESS (November 23) WASHINGTON, DC -- U.S. Marine Corps Gen. James Jones, commander of the European Allied Command, speaks at a luncheon at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, on Tuesday, November 23, 2004. (Photo by gsb) 2004
Jul 27, 2010 - Washington, District of Columbia, U.S. - Marine Corps Gen. JAMES MATTIS testifies before the Senate Armed Services committee for reappointment to the grade of general and to be commander of the United States Central Command on Capitol Hill.  (Credit Image: © Richard Clement/ZUMApress.
RMCADK91Jul 27, 2010 - Washington, District of Columbia, U.S. - Marine Corps Gen. JAMES MATTIS testifies before the Senate Armed Services committee for reappointment to the grade of general and to be commander of the United States Central Command on Capitol Hill. (Credit Image: © Richard Clement/ZUMApress.
Fayetteville, North Carolina, US. 6th Dec, 2016.  Retired U.S. Marine Corps Gen. JAMES ''MAD DOG'' MATTIS addresses the crowd at the Crown Coliseum as part of Pres.-Elect DONALD J. TRUMP's ''Thank You'' Tour. It was Trump's first visit back to Fayetteville since winning the presidential election in November. Mattis is Trump's selection for Secretary of Defense. Credit:  Timothy L. Hale/ZUMA Wire/Alamy Live News
RMHBCNHMFayetteville, North Carolina, US. 6th Dec, 2016. Retired U.S. Marine Corps Gen. JAMES ''MAD DOG'' MATTIS addresses the crowd at the Crown Coliseum as part of Pres.-Elect DONALD J. TRUMP's ''Thank You'' Tour. It was Trump's first visit back to Fayetteville since winning the presidential election in November. Mattis is Trump's selection for Secretary of Defense. Credit: Timothy L. Hale/ZUMA Wire/Alamy Live News
U.S. Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis and the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford, brief reporters at the Pentagon, Arlington, Va., Aug. 28, 2018. DoD photo by Lisa Ferdinando
RMPGWCT0U.S. Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis and the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford, brief reporters at the Pentagon, Arlington, Va., Aug. 28, 2018. DoD photo by Lisa Ferdinando
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Mike Mullen observes as Commander of U.S. Central Command Gen. James N. Mattis and Co
RMD0168AChairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Mike Mullen observes as Commander of U.S. Central Command Gen. James N. Mattis and Co
U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford, Jr., chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, attends the U.S. Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) 30th Anniversary Joint Ball, Scott Air Force Base, Ill., Oct. 6, 2017. USTRANSCOM is a unified, functional combatant command that provides a robust strategic mobility capability across the globe utilizing people, trucks, trains, railcars, aircraft, ships, information systems & infrastructure, and commercial partners. (DoD Photo by U.S. Army Sgt. James K. McCann)
RMKK4G39U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford, Jr., chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, attends the U.S. Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) 30th Anniversary Joint Ball, Scott Air Force Base, Ill., Oct. 6, 2017. USTRANSCOM is a unified, functional combatant command that provides a robust strategic mobility capability across the globe utilizing people, trucks, trains, railcars, aircraft, ships, information systems & infrastructure, and commercial partners. (DoD Photo by U.S. Army Sgt. James K. McCann)
United States Marine Corps General James E. Cartwright, vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, speaks at the Air Force Information Technology Conference, August 24, 2009, in Montgomery, Alabama. Cartwright is a target of a Justice Department investigation into a leak of information about a covert U.S.-Israeli cyberattack on IranÕs nuclear program. Mandatory Credit: Monique Randolph / DoD via CNP
RMJN3033United States Marine Corps General James E. Cartwright, vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, speaks at the Air Force Information Technology Conference, August 24, 2009, in Montgomery, Alabama. Cartwright is a target of a Justice Department investigation into a leak of information about a covert U.S.-Israeli cyberattack on IranÕs nuclear program. Mandatory Credit: Monique Randolph / DoD via CNP
Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island's mascot, LCpl. Opha May, stands amid Marines at a battalion formation on Parris Island, S.C., Jan. 3, 2019. Opha May was promoted to the rank of corporal by Headquarters and Service Battalion's commanding officer, Col. Sean C. Kileen. In attendance were Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island’s commanding general, Brig. Gen. James F. Glynn, his family, and depot Sergeant Major, Sgt. Major William Carter.   (U.S. Marine Corps photos by Sgt. Dana Beesley)
RF2ARKN98Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island's mascot, LCpl. Opha May, stands amid Marines at a battalion formation on Parris Island, S.C., Jan. 3, 2019. Opha May was promoted to the rank of corporal by Headquarters and Service Battalion's commanding officer, Col. Sean C. Kileen. In attendance were Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island’s commanding general, Brig. Gen. James F. Glynn, his family, and depot Sergeant Major, Sgt. Major William Carter. (U.S. Marine Corps photos by Sgt. Dana Beesley)
U.S. Military Academy cadets react as their graduation ceremony concludes May 26, 2018, at West Point, New York. U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr. attended the ceremony.  (DoD Photo by U.S. Army Sgt. James K. McCann)
RM2B14KE6U.S. Military Academy cadets react as their graduation ceremony concludes May 26, 2018, at West Point, New York. U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr. attended the ceremony. (DoD Photo by U.S. Army Sgt. James K. McCann)
Reportage:  U.S. Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis greets the commanding general of the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, Marine Corps Maj. Gen. Kevin Iiams, upon arrival at Marine Corps Air Station, Miramar, Calif., Sept. 3, 2018. Mattis traveled to California to observe carrier strike group training.
RM2G0502YReportage: U.S. Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis greets the commanding general of the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, Marine Corps Maj. Gen. Kevin Iiams, upon arrival at Marine Corps Air Station, Miramar, Calif., Sept. 3, 2018. Mattis traveled to California to observe carrier strike group training.