Battle Color brings brass and bayonets to Pendleton

Battle Color brings brass and bayonets to Pendleton
Battle Color brings brass and bayonets to Pendleton

The Silent Drill Platoon marches toward the field where more than 1,000 spectators were in attendance during the Battle Color Ceremony at the Paige Fieldhouse Football Field March 15. Photo by Cpl Trevon Peracca.

Cpl Tyler Dutton, the Silent Drill Platoon Rifle Inspector, conducts a rifle inspection during the Battle Color Ceremony at the Paige Fieldhouse Football Field March 15. Photo by Cpl Trevon Peracca.

The Silent Drill Platoon performs a maneuver called the "bursting bomb" during the Battle Color Ceremony at the Paige Fieldhouse Football Field March 15. Photo by Cpl Trevon Peracca.

SSgt Scott Wilkie, the Silent Drill Platoon Sergeant, awaits review by the platoon commander during the Battle Color Ceremony at the Paige Fieldhouse Football Field here March 15. Photo by Cpl Trevon Peracca.

Battle Color Detachment, Marine Barracks Washington marches past the reviewing area during the Battle Color Ceremony at the Paige Fieldhouse Football Field here March 15. Photo by Cpl Trevon Peracca.

LtGen John A. Toolan, center, thanks the Marines from the Battle Color Detachment for their performance after the Battle Color Ceremony at the Paige Fieldhouse Football Field here March 15. Toolan is the commanding general for the 1st Marine Expeditionary Force. Photo by Cpl Trevon Peracca.

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