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John Basilone (November 4, 1916 – February 19, 1945) was a United States Marine Corps .... In the forefront of the assault at all times, he pushed forward with dauntless courage and iron determination until, moving ..... hide. v · t · e · United States Marine Corps. Leadership. Secretary of the Navy · Under Secretary of the Navy ...


The Basilone Memorial Foundations mission is to keep his spirit alive by honoring and aiding our veterans in need.


Mar 5, 2004 ... For more than 60 years Marines have heard about the legendary acts of Gunnery Sgt. John "Manila" Basilone. In the steaming jungles of ...


Feb 19, 2015 ... Seventy years ago on Feb 19, legendary Marine Gunnery Sgt. John Basilone was killed in action during the battle of Iwo Jima.


"Manila" John Basilone - America's Hero - The Sergeant York of WWII ... Not even the famous water-cooled heavy machine guns could stop all the assaults and ...