Brig. Gen. James B. Laster, left, the former commanding general of Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, presents Brig. Gen. Frederick M. Padilla, the new commanding general, with the distinguished general officers' flag at Barrow Hall on Friday. .
Brig. Gen. James B. Laster, left, the former commanding general of Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, presents Brig. Gen. Frederick M. Padilla, the new commanding general, with the distinguished general officers' flag at Barrow Hall on Friday. .
Brig. Gen. James B. Laster, left, the former commanding general of Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, presents Brig. Gen. Frederick M. Padilla, the new commanding general, with the distinguished general officers' flag at Barrow Hall on Friday. .

Parris Island commander Padilla awarded his star

August 15, 2009 12:00 AM