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Photos + video: Parris Island Marine's celebrate 240th birthday of the Corps

Marine Corps' 240th Birthday Celebration

Two Marines talk about how important history is to the U.S. Marine Corps and how it felt to wear uniforms worn by former Marines in World War II during the historical uniform pageant on Wednesday morning during the Marine Corps' 240th Birthday Cel
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Two Marines talk about how important history is to the U.S. Marine Corps and how it felt to wear uniforms worn by former Marines in World War II during the historical uniform pageant on Wednesday morning during the Marine Corps' 240th Birthday Cel

On Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015, The Marine Corps' celebrated the 240th birthday in the Lyceum at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island. Watch a video of the birthday celebration as well as click through a gallery of photos. The Corps' official birthday is Nov. 10.

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Two Marines talk about how important history is to the U.S. Marine Corps and how it felt to wear uniforms worn by former Marines in World War II during the historical uniform pageant on Wednesday morning during the Marine Corps' 240th Birthday Cel

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