Marine Corps Base Hawaii – Before the military was an option, growing up, Phillip Ridley said he would go outside to play different types of sports and would use his imagination to have fun with his friends.
U.S. Navy Senior Chief Petty Officer Juan Piper, senior enlisted advisor for Navy personnel on Marine Corps Base Hawaii (MCBH), salutes Lt. Cmdr. Phillip Ridley, MCBH chaplain, after delivering “The Watch” speech during Ridley’s retirement ceremony on the USS Missouri, Pearl Harbor, Dec. 20, 2018. Ridley retired after 29 years of faithful service to the […]
U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. Philip Ridley, Marine Corps Base Hawaii chaplain, recites the benediction during the Marine Corps Base Hawaii’s Birthday Pageant at Dewey Square, Nov. 8, 2018. The birthday pageant celebrates the 243rd Marine Corps birthday and pays homage to the rich legacy of the Corps. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Zachary Orr)
U.S. Navy. Lt. Cmdr. Buster Williams, Marine Corps Aircraft 24 chaplain, says a prayer during the unit’s birthday ball celebration, Honolulu, Hawaii, Nov. 3, 2018. Each year U.S. Marines across the globe celebrate the Marine Corps birthday, this year, on Nov 10, marks 243 years since the founding of the Corps. (U.S. Marine Corps photo […]