UPDATED: Krepinevich Says Marines Boast Lots Of Good Senior Leaders
The Marine Corps, which always prides itself on being the leanest of the U.S. armed services and having the lowest officer-to-enlisted ratio, now has five four-star generals, the nation’s highest military rank.

That is quite a load of brass for a service that never had a single four-star officer on active service until 1945, the 170th year of its existence. Keep reading →