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Sergeant Herbert Hartfield III, section leader, 2nd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, from Orange County, Calif., discusses what the Marine Corps Birthday Ball means to him and his experience with the battalion. Hartfield deployed three times with the battalion and finds his experience made him feel more connected to the lineage and history honored during the ceremony. Available in high definition.


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This work, Celebrating Marine Corps Lineage: The Birthday Ball (Interview – Sgt. Hartfield III), by Sgt Timothy Lenzo, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:11.12.2013

Date Posted:11.12.2013 9:28PM

Category:Interviews

Video ID:307713

VIRIN:131106-M-PC317-001

Filename:DOD_100952179

Length:00:18:46

Location:CA, US

Hometown:ORANGE, CA, US

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