Aug 3, 2012

Colonel Michael H. Brown (right), the commanding officer of Headquarters Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, relinquishes command of the battalion by ceremoniously passing the battalion’s colors to Col. James B. “Beau” Higgins during the Headquarters Battalion change of command on base, Aug. 3, 2012. The Marines and sailors of Headquarters Battalion welcome Higgins, who recently completed a tour with the Combined Forces Special Operations Component Command – Afghanistan, as their new commanding officer. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Tommy Bellegarde)

No camera details available.


Read More

This photograph is considered public domain and has been cleared for release. If you would like to republish please give the photographer appropriate credit. Further, any commercial or non-commercial use of this photograph or any other DoD image must be made in compliance with guidance found at, which pertains to intellectual property restrictions (e.g., copyright and trademark, including the use of official emblems, insignia, names and slogans), warnings regarding use of images of identifiable personnel, appearance of endorsement, and related matters.

No camera details available.


2nd Marine Division