Jul 5, 2013

Sergeant Maj. William J. Grither, sergeant major of Combat Logistics Battalion 31, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, reads a promotion warrant to a formation of Marines during a promotion ceremony here, July 1. This month, four CLB Marines aboard USS Germantown were promoted to various ranks from lance corporal to sergeant. The 31st MEU is the only continuously forward-deployed MEU and is the Marine Corps’ force in readiness in the Asia-Pacific region.

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