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    Wilmette native, U.S. Marine infantry officer recognized as top leader in California battalion [Image 14 of 14]

    Wilmette native, U.S. Marine infantry officer recognized as top leader in California battalion

    MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, CO, UNITED STATES

    02.21.2014

    Photo by Sgt. Jacob Harrer 

    1st Marine Division

    Captain Maxwell F. Bernstein, Weapons Company commander, 2nd Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, was awarded the Lieutenant Col. Joseph R. “Bull” Fisher Award for superior leadership and motivation as a commissioned officer during an award ceremony at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif., Feb. 21, 2014. Bernstein, a 28-year-old native of Wilmette, Ill., and a 2004 graduate of Lake Forest Academy, led Marines during multinational exercises in Australia in 2013, including Exercise Talisman Sabre and Exercise Koolendong. As a first lieutenant, Bernstein served in a position usually filled by a higher-ranking major. His dedication helped the Marines succeed during an eight-month deployment to Okinawa, Japan, as part of the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit. Bernstein is also a recipient of the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal with combat V for valor, the Combat Action Ribbon and the Afghanistan Campaign Medal. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Jacob H. Harrer / cleared for release)

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    Date Taken: 02.21.2014
    Date Posted: 02.25.2014 13:49
    Photo ID: 1173874
    VIRIN: 140221-M-XZ121-009
    Resolution: 3456x5184
    Size: 1.95 MB
    Location: MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, CO, US
    Hometown: WILMETTE, IL, US

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