For Honor, For Courage, For Country
“We’re surrounded by an enemy that outnumbers us 29:1. That simplifies the problem. They can’t get away from us now!” – Lewis B. “Chesty” Puller, USMC
When the Marines were cut off behind enemy lines and the Army had written the 1st Marine Division off as being lost because they were surrounded by 22 enemy divisions. The Marines made it out inflicting the highest casualty ratio on an enemy in history and destroying 7 enemy divisions.
U.S. Marine Corps