14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon

The Marines hit the beach! Virginia Beach oceanfront that is. This was a celebration (called Warrior Week) of the military, in conjunction with the USO and other organizations, and it was a blast. Many tourists and locals attended the ceremonies and USO shows at the beach.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2016
Date Uploaded: 06.2016
Photo Location: Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States of America
Camera: PENTAX K-r
Copyright: © Frances Everette-Gayther