Images: Corps’ most decorated regiment welcomes new sergeant major [Image 3 of 8]
Photo by Sgt. Alfred V. Lopez
Sergeant Maj. Clifford Wiggins, sergeant major, 5th Marine Regiment, speaks to guests during a relief, appointment and retirement ceremony at the Camp San Mateo helicopter landing pad here, Sept. 6, 2013. Marines and sailors of the Fighting Fifth bid farewell to Sgt. Maj. Alberto Ruiz, former sergeant major, 5th Marines, who retired after 30 years of service, and welcomed Clifford during the ceremony. Wiggins served as the sergeant major of 3rd Assault Amphibian Battalion before assuming his current post. Ruiz is a Laredo, Texas, native, and Wiggins is a Cincinnati native.
Date Posted:09.10.2013 17:17
Location:CAMP PENDLETON, CA, US
Hometown:CINCINNATI, OH, US
Hometown:LAREDO, TX, US