Celebrating Marine Corps’ 237th Birthday

Ken Dower photo

Ramona Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3783 celebrates the 237th birthday of the U.S, Marine Corps on Saturday, Nov. 10. U.S. Marine Corps Lt. Col. Bob Darron (retired), left, serves as the master of ceremonies. As is custom, U.S. Marine 1st Sgt. Normand Brabant (retired), the oldest Marine present, passed a slice of cake to U.S. Marine Cpl. Eric Southern, the youngest Marine present, to symbolize the passing of history and tradition to the next generation. Southern is on active duty.

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Posted by Maureen Robertson on Nov 11 2012. Filed under Featured Story, Local Spotlight. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

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