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Mar 16, 2011
Marine Corps releases Force Structure Review
The future Marine Corps will be smaller, but designed to serve as a “crisis response force,” according to the newly released report by the 2010 Force Structure Review Group.
Made up of 100 officers and senior civilian officials, the group met between September and January to outline recommendations for the Corps as it shifts away from the prolonged conflicts of Afghanistan and Iraq.
The plan calls for a reduction of the active-duty force from 202,000 to 186,800. The drawdown start-time will be dictated by the fight in Afghanistan, Marine officials have said