Tom Berenger reviews Sunset Parade

2 Jul 2002 | Cpl. Travis Shiflett

Tom Berenger, observes "8th & I" Marines as they pass in review during the Evening Parade here June 28.

Berenger is escorted by Maj. Gen. Jerry D. Humble, Commanding General, Marine Corps Recruiting Command, and Col. Richard T. Tryon, Commanding Officer, Marine Barracks Washington.

Berenger is an Academy Award nominated and Golden Globe winning actor.  He has starred in many films including "Platoon," "Sniper" and "The Big Chill."

The modern-day Evening Parade has been a tradition since July 5, 1957, drawing thousands of visitors each year.  Here, the past, present and future of the Marine Corps meet to produce a dramatic celebration of the esprit de corps uniquely inherent to the United States Marine Corps.

More information about the post's units, history and ceremonial events can be obtained on the Internet at www.mbw.usmc.mil.