• Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps on the steps of the Court of Honor

    American Memorial

    Park Northern Mariana Islands



Did You Know?

Official U.S. Marine Corps Photograph, Graflex.

The Island of Tinian, only 3 miles away from Saipan across an ocean channel, was invaded by the U.S. Marine Corps on July 24, 1944, three days after U.S. Forces invaded Guam (150 miles to the south of Saipan).