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Darkhorse battalion receives new commanding officer

Lieutenant Col. Christeon C. Griffin, the outgoing commanding officer of 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, hands the battalion colors to Lt. Col. Robert C. Rice, the battalion's incoming commanding officer, during a change of command ceremony at the Camp San Mateo parade deck here, June 26, 2013. The passing of the colors signified the transfer of authority and responsibility from one commander to the next.
(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Jacob H. Harrer)



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This work, Darkhorse battalion receives new commanding officer [Image 6 of 6], by Sgt Jacob Harrer, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:06.26.2013

Date Posted:06.28.2013 01:12

Photo ID:962642

VIRIN:130626-M-XZ121-069

Resolution:5184x3456

Size:4.65 MB

Location:CAMP PENDLETON, CA, USGlobe

Hometown:MIMS, FL, US

Hometown:RICHLAND, WA, US

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