CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. —
Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton will host military
members and commy leaders at the Annual Evening Colors Ceremony celebrating 70
years of Marine Corps training history at Camp Pendleton on Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m.
Although Camp Pendleton was established on Sept 25, 1942, this is an annual event
celebrating the base’s rich history and thanking the commy leaders for their continued
support of Marines, Sailors and their families. There will be a short reception and concert
from the 1st Marine Division Band at the historic Santa Margarita Ranch House. The
ceremony will conclude with the retiring of the colors.
The media is cordially invited to cover the event.
******MEDIA COORDINATION INSTRUCTIONS******
Media interested in covering this event must call the Camp Pendleton Media Relations Office at (760) 725-5044 and must RSVP no later than noon Monday, August 27. Members of the media who have RSVP'd will meet at Camp Pendleton's SAN LUIS REY GATE at 5 p.m. on TUESDAY to be escorted to the event.