Local Marines celebrate 235th Marine Corps Birthday

Courtesy: MCBH
Courtesy: MCBH

KANEOHE (HawaiiNewsNow) - Marine Corps Base Hawaii will hold a historical Marine Corps uniform pageant and ceremony Wednesday.

Dressed in uniform and armed with weapons, the Marines will reflect on their 235 year history.

A cake-cutting ceremony will also take place. During the ceremony, the oldest Marine will pass a piece of birthday cake to the youngest Marine, signifying the passing of traditions to the next generation of Marines.

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