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    ‘America’s Battalion’ celebrates 236th Marine Corps birthday in Afghanistan [Image 3 of 3]

    ‘America’s Battalion’ celebrates 236th Marine Corps birthday in Afghanistan

    GARMSIR DISTRICT, AFGHANISTAN

    11.10.2011

    Photo by Cpl. Reece Lodder  

    Regimental Combat Team-5

    The commanding officers and sergeants major of 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment and 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment serve birthday cake to their Marines and sailors while celebrating the Marine Corps' 236th birthday here, Nov. 10. The battalions celebrated the birthday together following the recent arrival of "America's Battalion in Garmsir. A year ago, 3/3 was nearing the end of a deployment to Nawa District. They've recently returned to Helmand province to relieve the fellow Hawaii-based 1/3 "Lava Dogs", who began their deployment in April.

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    IMAGE INFO

    Date Taken: 11.10.2011
    Date Posted: 11.11.2011 13:42
    Photo ID: 486971
    VIRIN: 111110-M-MM918-003
    Resolution: 2100x1334
    Size: 2.59 MB
    Location: GARMSIR DISTRICT, AF 

    Web Views: 314
    Downloads: 5

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