Grissom Marines celebrate 242nd birthday with USMC ball

Marines from Detachment One, Communication Company, Combat Logistics Regiment 45, 4th Marine Logistics Group, (left to right) Lance Cpl. Justin White, Cpl. Mathieu Stuller, Lance Cpl. Michael Handy and Cpl. Benjamin Meadows escort the U.S. Marine Corps birthday cake during the 242 Marine Corps birthday ball at Milestone Event Center in Bunker Hill, Ind., Nov. 17, 2017. The Marine Corps’ birthday dates back to Nov. 10, 1775 when the Second Continental Congress established two battalions of American Marines. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Katrina Heikkinen)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Katrina Heikkinen
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