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Maj. Gen. Robert F. Hedelund (Left), the commanding general of 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing, and Sgt. Maj. Christopher G. Robinson (Right), the 2nd MAW sergeant major, lead a motovational run in commemoration of the Marine Corps' 238th birthday. After talking with the troops about the Corps' illustrious history Hedelund reminded the Marines of the courage and tenacity the Marines of past generations displayed, especially during the Bougainville Campaign. "As we are standing here today, we have inherited the tradition of hard fought victory that stays with us as a part of our ethos," he said.

Photo by Lance Cpl. Andrea Cleopatra Dickerson

2nd MAW Marines run, commemorate birthday

7 Nov 2013 | Lance Cpl. Andrea Cleopatra Dickerson

More than 1,000 Marines with 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing participate in a motivational run to commemorate the Marine Corps’ 238th birthday.

Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point