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U.S. Marine Gunnery Sgt. Andre Adams, the quality assurance evaluator with Headquarters and Service Battalion, Headquarters and Support Battalion, Marine Corps Installations West, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, folds the U.S. flag during the 77th Anniversary Evening Colors Ceremony at the Pacific Views Event Center on Camp Pendleton, California, Sept. 24, 2019. The ceremony was held in honor of the official dedication of MCB Camp Joseph H. Pendleton, which took place Sept. 25, 1942.

Photo by Lance Cpl. Alison Dostie

10 of the most influential photos of the week

30 Sep 2019 | Defense Media Activity

From Marines off the coast of Spain to in the middle of the Indian Ocean, these are 10 of the most influential photos from around the Marine Corps Sept. 23 - 29, 2019.

 

Air Security Photo by Lance Cpl. Andrew Cortez

 

An AH-1Z Viper passes by the flight line on Marine Corps Air Station Camp Pendleton, California, Sept. 26.

 

 

Combat Conditioning Photo by Cpl. Angelo Sagum

 

A U.S. Marine looks on during a Marine Corps Martial Arts Program session at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, Sept. 25.

 

 

Pre-Flight Check Photo by Lance Cpl. Ginnie Lee

 

A U.S. Marine completes the first landing of an F-35B Lightning II aircraft on Marine Corps Air Station New River, North Carolina, Sept. 23.

 

 

Target Acquired Photo by Cpl. Dalton Swanbeck

 

A U.S. Marine rifleman fires an M27 Infantry Automatic Rifle during a live-fire range aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) at sea in the Indian Ocean Sept. 23.

 

 

Fire At Will Photo by Cpl. Dalton Swanbeck

 

U.S. Marines fire at targets during a live-fire range aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) at sea in the Indian Ocean Sept. 23.

 

 

Shooting the Azimuth Photo by Lance Cpl. Ryan Hageali

 

A Marine recruit completes the land navigation course aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, Sept. 24.

 

 

Oracle Takeoff Photo by Lance Cpl. Cheng Chang

 

Members of Team Oracle prepare to take off during a routine practice run at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, California, Sept. 26.

 

 

Gas Incoming Photo by Cpl. Luis Velez

 

A U.S. Marine instructs Marines on how to correctly don the M50 gas mask during a class on chemical safety and awareness at Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan, Sept. 24.

 

 

Mid Air Refueling Photo by Capt. Clayton Groover

 

A U.S. Marine Corps KC-130J Super Hercules flies during an air-to-air refueling rehearsal off the coast of Spain Sept. 24.

 

 

Anniversary of Honor Photo by Lance Cpl. Alison Dostie

 

A U.S. Marine folds the U.S. flag during the 77th Anniversary Evening Colors Ceremony on Camp Pendleton, California, Sept. 24.