U.S. Navy Capt. J. Philip Hedges, command chaplain, Marine Corps Installations East – Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, delivers the invocation during the assumption of command ceremony at the Goettge Memorial Field House on MCB Camp Lejeune, N.C., Dec. 18, 2018. Brig. Gen. Benjamin T. Watson formally assumed authorities and responsibilities of MCIEAST-MCB Camp Lejeune […]
The Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, N.C., local community comes together to celebrate the 243rd Marine Corps birthday with a special meal at the mess hall, Nov. 16, 2018.
Maj. Gen. Shinichi Aoki, left, and U.S. Marine Brig. Gen. Christopher McPhillips, right, pause for a moment to reflect during the 3D Marine Expeditionary Brigade chaplain’s invocation during the opening ceremony of Yama Sakura 75 on Camp Courtney, Okinawa, Japan, Dec. 10, 2018. Yama Sakura focuses on enhancing U.S. and Japanese combat readiness and interoperability […]
KOROR, Republic of Palau – U.S. Navy Lt. William Newsome, a chaplain with Headquarters Detachment, Task Force Koa Moana, talks to students about his job as the task force’s chaplain at Mindszenty High School, at Koror, Republic of Palau, Nov. 29. TFKM visited high schools to speak to students about human trafficking, physical and mental […]
LAKE CITY, Fla., (Dec. 7, 2018) Lt. William Daniel, Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay command chaplain, shakes the hand of Rexall Tobias, United States Marine Corps veteran, at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in Lake City, Florida. Tobias served during the Korean War with the infantry. More than 15 Sailors and Coast Guardsmen visited veterans to […]
Top leadership for 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (MAW), U.S. Marines Maj. Gen. Kevin M. Iiams, commanding general, and Sgt. Maj. Peter Siaw, sergeant major, reactivate command of Marine Wing Support Group (MWSG) 37 to Col. Matthew Seay, group commanding officer, and Sgt. Maj. Paul Agan, group sergeant major, during a reactivation ceremony at Marine Corps […]
The Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Yuma Chaplain, CDR Jeffery Jenkins gives the invocation during the appointment and relief ceremony for Marine Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Squadron one (VMU-1), Nov. 30, 2018 at the VMU-1 hangar. Sgt. Maj. Cisneros served with VMU-1 honorably for just under three years, ensuring that the Marines assigned to the squadron […]
U.S . Marines with Headquarters and Support Battalion, Marine Corps Installations East, celebrated the Marine Corps’ 243rd Birthday at the Crown Reef Convention Center in Myrtle Beach, S.C., Nov. 16, 2018. The U.S. Marines commemorated the 243rd Marine Corps Birthday by reflecting on its rich traditions through the reading of General John A. Lejeune’s Birthday […]
MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. – The 243rd Navy Chaplain Corps Ball was held Nov. 29 at the Marston Pavilion aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune.
U.S. Navy Capt. J.P. Hedges, chaplain, Marine Corps Installations East, Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune and Brig. Gen. Karsten Heckl (right) commanding officer, 2nd Marine Air Wing cut the ceremonial birthday cake during the 243rd Chaplain Corps Birthday Ball at Marston Pavilion on Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, Nov. 29, 2018. The Marines and Sailors […]