Event: Marine Corps Birthday Pageant Free to the Public

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Note: This event takes place at the Friday at the 11 Area football field.

Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton and I Marine Expeditionary Force will host the 2012 Marine Corps Birthday Pageant in honor of the 237th birthday of the Corps at 10 a.m. Friday at the 11 Area football field.

The pageant will include the massing of colors from all units aboard the base and music from the 1st Marine Division Band.  In addition, Marines dressed in period-related uniforms will narrate significant combat operations throughout the history of the Marine Corps, dating back to 1775.

A traditional cake cutting ceremony will also be included with the first piece being presented to the Guest of Honor.  The oldest Marine present will receive the second piece and pass it to the youngest Marine present.

The event is free and open to the public.

—Camp Pendleton Public Affairs

Joseph Christoper Moore November 10, 2012 at 06:39 PM
My dad James T Moore wrote a book call Over My Shoulder. About his time in the corps myself Joseph Christoper Moore & brother Jmes T Moore 2nd sever in the Marines also If u would like a book email@ chrismoore93907@yahoo.com Happy Birthday to all my brothers in green.


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