Lt. Gen. David Berger relinquished command of I Marine Expeditionary Force to Lt. Gen. Lewis Craporatta aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif., July 27, 2016. Craporatta took command after coming from Marine Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms and the Marine Air Ground Task Force were he held the role of commanding general.
Taken: 07.27.2016 | Video by Cpl. William Perkins
The World Military Women’s Basketball Championship is about fostering positive relationships and understanding between countries. Six nations are participating in this year’s competition, but there is one team that beats them all: the referees. Made up of at least one member from each participating country, the referees’ responsibilities and skills transcend language barriers as they strive for fairness and equality on the court. “I tell all of our guys at the first referee meeting that we are our own team, and that we win when we do a good job applying the rules and help each team play their best game,” said Head Referee Pat Rosenow, a retired U.S. Air Force colonel. Of the nine referees officiating at the tournament,...
07.29.2016 | CAMP PENDLETON, CA, US | Story by Sgt. Abbey Perria