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U.S. Marines and Sailors from Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, take part in the 244th Marine Corps birthday uniform pageant at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, Nov. 4, 2019. The annual ceremony was held in honor of the 244th Marine Corps birthday. It included a historical uniform pageant to honor Marines of the past, present and future while signifying the passing of traditions from one generation to the next.

Photo by Sgt. Akeel Austin

20 OF THE MOST INFLUENTIAL PHOTOS FROM NOVEMBER 2019

6 Dec 2019 | Courtesy Story Defense Media Activity

From Marines in the snowy ranges of Norway to those paying respects in wartime memorials, these are 20 of the most influential photos from around the Marine Corps during the month of November.

 

191104-M-CI314-1130 Photo by Lance Cpl. Grace Kindred

 

A U.S. Marine Corps Chaplain conducts the end of his retirement ceremony, a Naval tradition known as rendering honors aboard the USS Midway, San Diego, Nov. 4.

 

 

110119-M-TF447-1005 Photo by Cpl. Brennon Taylor

 

Norwegian Soldier and Norwegian Veterans talk to a U.S. Marine during Veterans Memorial Day Ceremony in Bardufoss, Norway, Nov. 1.

 

 

191121-M-AS595-0045 Photo by Lance Cpl. John Hall

 

U.S. Marines conduct low light hand line drills during live burn training on MCAS Yuma, Arizona, Nov. 21.

 

 

191119-M-HB658-1215 Photo by Staff Sgt. Donald Holbert

 

U.S. Marines fly a UH-1Y Venom past the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS John P. Murtha (LPD 26) during an air power demonstration, Nov. 19.

 

 

191115-M-YD783-1201 Photo by Cpl. Tawanya Norwood

 

A U.S. Marine tests his gas mask prior to an Individual Protective Equipment Confidence training at the gas chamber aboard Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, Nov. 15.

 

 

191106-M-PH977-1175 Photo by Lance Cpl. Nathaniel Hamilton

 

A U.S. Marine fires a Shoulder-Launched Multipurpose Assault Weapon during a live-fire range in Setermoen, Norway, Nov. 6.

 

 

191127-M-KL008-086 Photo by Lance Cpl. Kolby Leger

 

A U.S. Marine observes an MV-22B Tiltrotor aircraft land before a conditioning hike in the Central Training Area, Japan, Nov 27.

 

 

191124-M-RA909-1081 Photo by Cpl. Matthew Kirk

 

A U.S. Marine fast ropes from a MV-22B Osprey during fast roping drills, Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Nov. 26.

 

 

191109-M-CM018-1012 Photo by Lance Cpl. Corey Mathews

 

A U.S. Marine drives toward a command post during Marine Air Ground Task Force Warfighting Exercise at Twentynine Palms, California, Nov. 7.

 

 

191125-M-XH327-220 Photo by Sgt. David Bickel

 

A U.S. Marine crew chief scans the horizon for enemy threats in an undisclosed location, Nov. 25.

 

 

191121-M-TU214-1158 Photo by Lance Cpl. Ujian Gosun

 

U.S. Marines conduct helicopter drills on Camp Fuji, Japan, Nov. 21.

 

 

Tropical Storm 2019 Photo by 2nd Lt. Andrew Soto

 

A Belgian Army AW109 Eurocopter prepares to land during a jungle survival training event in Akanda, Gabon, Nov. 20.

 

 

191102-M-JH495-049 Photo by Pfc. Patrick King

 

U.S. Marines hike on Camp Wilson, Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, Twentynine Palms, California, Nov. 2. 

 

 

191119-M-ET529-1329 Photo by Cpl. Israel Chincio

 

An AV-8B Harrier prepares to land aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) during an air power demonstration Nov. 19.

 

 

191105-M-UN760-0013 Photo by Lance Cpl. Morgan Burgess

 

Commandant of the Marine Corps Gen. David H. Berger and Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps, Sgt. Maj. Troy E. Black lead a motivational run on Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Nov. 5.

 

 

191127-M-RQ876-1055 Photo by Lance Cpl. Tyler Solak

 

U.S. Marines and Sailors participate in charity ruck march in Jacksonville, North Carolina, Nov. 27.

 

 

191111-M-GU107-007 Photo by Lance Cpl. James Bourgeois

 

A U.S. Marine Corps drum major marches during the 2019 Veteran’s Day Parade in New York, New York, Nov. 11.

 

 

Twilight Hike Photo by Marine Corps Pfc. Patrick King

 

U.S. Marines hike on Camp Wilson, Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, Twentynine Palms, California, Nov. 2.

 

 

Wreath laying ceremony parade rehearsal Photo by Cpl. James Bourgeois

 

A U.S. Marine renders a salute during a parade rehearsal at the Marine Corps War Memorial, Arlington, Virginia, Nov. 7. 

 

 

191104-M-JE159-1227 Photo by Sgt. Akeel Austin

 

U.S. Marines and Sailors take part in the 244th Marine Corps birthday uniform pageant at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, Nov. 4.