Sunset Salute at Sea

Marine Lt. Col. Andrew Bergen, left, and Navy Cmdr. Homer Denius salute during a ceremony aboard USS Pearl Harbor June 4, commemorating the Battle of Midway. Bergen hails from Elmwood Park, N.J., and serves as commanding officer for Combat Logistics Battalion 11, which provides logistics and services to the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit. The unit embarked the ship, as well as USS Makin Island and USS New Orleans in San Diego, Nov. 14, beginning a seven-month deployment to the Western Pacific, Horn of Africa, and Middle East regions.

(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Tommy Huynh)

  • Citadel of Toffee 3y

    Semper Fi brothers!
  • Alex 3y

    A beautiful and thoughtful photograph. Thank you.
  • antennae2001 3y

    To the Corps...Semper Fi

    To the United States Navy...Fair Winds and Following Seas

    Hand Salute...Two!
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Taken on June 4, 2012
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