They Survived Training, Now Female Marines Await Word On Ground Combat

They Survived Training, Now Female Marines Await Word On Ground Combat

By Tom Bowman

The women who completed months of tough training say they’re ready to serve in ground combat. Now they await results of a study and a Marine Corps decision about whether they’ll be permitted to do so.

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