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November, 2009

The Roar of the Coliseum November 8, 2009 — The U.S. Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon traveled to Philadelphia to perform during halftime at the Eagles vs. Dallas Cowboys football game Nov. 8.The performance was the last for many of the SDP Marines who will soon be changing duty stations. They recited their chant loudly and talked themselves up before marching out onto the field. “Drill is MORE
U.S. Marine Drum and Bugle Corps celebrates 75th Anniversary November 4, 2009 — Marines, veterans, and friends celebrated the 75th anniversary of the U.S. Marine Drum and Bugle Corps with a ceremony hosted by Gen. James T. Conway, 34th Commandant of the Marine Corps, at Marine Barracks Washington, Nov. 4. Conway presented the D&B with a congratulatory certificate signed by every living commandant of the Marine Corps.Sgt. MORE