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Archives Branch: Command Chronology Program

Website of the Marine Corps Archives Command Chronology Program.

Section III - Sequential List of Significant Events

Section III - Sequential Listing of Significant Events

Section III - Sequential Listing of Significant Events includes the details of the significant events which occurred during the reporting period. The "who, what, where, when, why, and how" is to be provided in sufficient depth that the entry stands on its own.

 

Section III - Sequential Listing of Significant Events Checklist

This checklist is by no means exhaustive or exclusive but reflects activities that indicate historically significant developments.

  1. Combat operations/actions

  2. Humanitarian operations/actions

  3. Activation, deactivation, re-designation

  4. Change of operational and/or administrative control 

  5. Geographic relocation

  6. Alerts, deployments and landing/training exercises

  7. Significant command and staff actions

  8. Command relations with other military organizations

  9. Modification to plant and facilities (primarily non-operating force organizations)

  10. Ceremonies and awards

  11. Civic action and community relations