Lance Cpl. Justin Spader, a motor transport mechanic with 2nd Assault Amphibian Battalion, takes the second bite of the first piece of the Marine Corps’ 238th birthday cake aboard the USS New York, Nov. 7, 2013. The oldest Marine present takes the bite of the cake, and then passes the piece to the youngest Marine present, signifying the passing of tradition from the older generations to the newer ones.
|Date Posted:||11.19.2013 13:20|
|Location:||NEW YORK, NY, US|
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