The cake cutting ceremony for the Marine Corps’ 244th birthday involved the youngest and oldest Marine present at the Sealy American Legion Hall Sunday night. Kyle Randall (left, 34) was passed the first piece from Louis Mehr (center, 87) after Craig Forrester (right) cut into the cake with a ceremonial sabre.
Major Craig Forrester served as the ceremonial cake cutter at the 244th birthday of the Marine Corps. The Sealy American Legion Hall hosted a birthday celebration locally Sunday night.
The Brazos Valley Semper Fi Association hosted a celebration for the 244th birthday of the Marine Corps at the Sealy American Legion Hall Sunday night. Despite being one of the smallest contingencies of military personnel, the Marine Corps is the only one to celebrate its anniversary every year.