1/3 conducts change of command ceremony, MCBH

Published January 27, 2021 35 Views

Rumble Credit: Sgt. Luke Kuennen | Date Taken: 01/26/2020
U.S. Marine Corps Lt. Col. Andrew Gourgoumis relinquishes command of 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment to Lt. Col. Adam Sacchetti during a ceremony aboard Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Jan. 22, 2021. The ceremony was modified due to COVID-19 restrictions, but still served to honor the tradition of the passing of the organizational colors between the outgoing and incoming commanding officer. (U.S. Marine Corps video by Sgt. Luke Kuennen)