Marines told to remove memorial bracelets

Making a buzz right now: these memorial bracelets.

You've seen them on the wrists of many people -- from service members to President Obama.

KIA, or killed in action bracelets, are meant to honor military members who've died serving our country.

But, according to the Washington Post: some Marine Corps commanders have been ordering Marines to remove theirs.

The reason: The Marine Corps Uniform Regulations specifically prohibits the wearing of most jewelry.

A lot of Marines are outraged saying: the bracelets help them deal with loss -- and in many cases, the sale of these K-I-A bracelets benefits family members of fallen service members.

The Marine Corps Uniform Board is currently reviewing the issue, according to The Washington Post .

So, what is your take?

Should the bracelets stay or should they go?

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