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Brig. Gen. Kevin Killea, Commanding General, Marine Corps Installations - West / Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, and SgtMaj. Julio Meza, MCI-West / Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton SgtMaj., tour Camp Pendleton with members of the U. S. Forestry Service during a brush fire, July 24, 2016. The fire, which began July 21, burned over 1,300 acres aboard Camp Pendleton. Photo courtesy Col. Patrick Gramuglia.
U.S. Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Edward D. Banta, right, commanding general, Marine Corps Installations West-Marine Corps Base, Camp Pendleton, relinquishes his command by the passing of the colors to U.S. Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Kevin J. Killea during their change of command ceremony at the Santa Margarita Ranch House National Historic Site on Camp Pendleton, Calif., July 15, 2016. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Brian D. Bekkala)
U.S. Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Edward D. Banta, outgoing commanding general, Marine Corps Installations West-Marine Corps Base, Camp Pendleton, addresses the audience during a change of command ceremony at the Santa Margarita Ranch House National Historic Site on Camp Pendleton, Calif., July 15, 2016. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Brian D. Bekkala)
U.S. Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Kevin J. Killea, commanding general, Marine Corps Installations West-Marine Corps Base, Camp Pendleton, addresses the audience during a change of command ceremony at the Santa Margarita Ranch House National Historic Site on Camp Pendleton, Calif., July 15, 2016. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Brian D. Bekkala)
A U.S. Marine Corps mounted color guard presents the colors during a change of command ceremony for Marine Corps Installations West-Marine Corps Base, Camp Pendleton, at the Santa Margarita Ranch House National Historic Site on Camp Pendleton, Calif., July 15, 2016. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Brian D. Bekkala)
CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. -- Camp Pendleton and Marine Corps Community Services hosts the 2016 Beach Bash at the Del Mar Beach here, July 4. Music, recreational activities, giveaways as well as food and refreshments were available to Marines, Sailors and their families.
U.S. Marine Corps Lt. Col. Brian Dwyer, outgoing commanding officer, Wounded Warrior Battalion-West, addresses the audience during a Change of Command Ceremony at Camp Pendleton, Calif., June 30, 2016.  A Change of Command is a military tradition that represents a formal transfer of authority and responsibility for a unit from one Commanding Officer to another. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Brandon Martinez, MCIWEST-MCB CamPen Combat Camera/Released)
U.S. Marine Corps Lt. Col. Brian Dwyer, right, outgoing commanding officer, Wounded Warrior Battalion-West, relinquishes command to Lt. Col. Stephen Mount, left, commanding officer, WWBN-W, during a Change of Command Ceremony at Camp Pendleton, Calif., June 30, 2016.  A Change of Command is a military tradition that represents a formal transfer of authority and responsibility for a unit from one Commanding Officer to another. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Brandon Martinez, MCIWEST-MCB CamPen Combat Camera/Released)
U.S. Marine Corps Lt. Col. Stephen Mount, commanding officer, Wounded Warrior Battalion-West, addresses the audience during a Change of Command Ceremony at Camp Pendleton, Calif., June 30, 2016.  A Change of Command is a military tradition that represents a formal transfer of authority and responsibility for a unit from one Commanding Officer to another. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Brandon Martinez, MCIWEST-MCB CamPen Combat Camera/Released)
Week Four of the 101 Critical Days of Summer series of base safety briefs focuses on Heat Injury Safety. In the weekly newsletter, base safety officials reminded service members and their families about the importance of preventing and protecting against heat exhaustion, heat cramps and heat stroke.
Fire fighters from the surrounding area prepare a hose to fight a fire during fire school on Camp Pendleton, Calif., June 15, 2016. Fire School is run the Camp Pendleton Fire Department to integrate multiple fire departments and develop coordination to better their ability to fight fires together. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Brian Bekkala/MCIWEST-MCB Camp Pen Combat Camera/Released)
Fire fighters from the surrounding area prepare a hose to fight a fire during fire school on Camp Pendleton, Calif., June 15, 2016. Fire School is run the Camp Pendleton Fire Department to integrate multiple fire departments and develop coordination to better their ability to fight fires together. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Brian Bekkala/MCIWEST-MCB Camp Pen Combat Camera/Released)
Approximately 2000 Marines and Sailors participated in the 2016 World Famous mud Run by Lake O'Neill here, June 3. The race was part of the Commanding General's Cup and covered about 6.5 miles. The race included a number of obstacles such as several mud pits, an ammo can run, a mud wall and many more. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Travis Jordan/Released)
CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. – Brig. Gen. Edward D. Banta, Commanding General, Marine Corps Installations – West, set targets for the implementation of Camp Pendleton’s renewable energy projects in a new policy letter released June 10.
The policy letter outlined the base’s energy priorities, in support of Marine Corps operating forces overseas.
These priorities coincide with Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus’ mandate that at least half of the energy requirements for shore-based Navy installations must come from renewable energy sources by 2020 during an energy forum earlier this year.
CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. -- More than 30 Marines and police officers from the Security and Emergency Service Battalion and the Camp Pendleton Police Department participate in the 2016 Law Enforcement Torch Run in support of the Special Olympics, June 1. Col. Reginald L. Hairston, commanding officer of SES Bn., Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Marine Corps Installations – West, received the Special Olympics torch from runners of the Oceanside Police Department at the Camp Pendleton Main Gate. SES Bn. Marines then relayed the torch in groups and ran it 17 miles to the Orange County Sheriff’s Police Department in San Clemente.
CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. -- Col. Reginald L. Hairston, commanding officer of SES Bn., Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Marine Corps Installations – West, receives the Special Olympics torch from runners of the Oceanside Police Department at the Camp Pendleton Main Gate, June 1. More than 30 Marines and police officers from the Security and Emergency Service Battalion and the Camp Pendleton Police Department participated in the 2016 Law Enforcement Torch Run in support of the Special Olympics.
CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. -- Col. Reginald L. Hairston, commanding officer of SES Bn., Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Marine Corps Installations – West, receives the Special Olympics torch from runners of the Oceanside Police Department at the Camp Pendleton Main Gate, June 1. More than 30 Marines and police officers from the Security and Emergency Service Battalion and the Camp Pendleton Police Department participated in the 2016 Law Enforcement Torch Run in support of the Special Olympics.
CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. -- More than 30 Marines and police officers from the Security and Emergency Service Battalion and the Camp Pendleton Police Department participate in the 2016 Law Enforcement Torch Run in support of the Special Olympics, June 1. Col. Reginald L. Hairston, commanding officer of SES Bn., Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Marine Corps Installations – West, received the Special Olympics torch from runners of the Oceanside Police Department at the Camp Pendleton Main Gate. SES Bn. Marines then relayed the torch in groups and ran it 17 miles to the Orange County Sheriff’s Police Department in San Clemente.
CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. -- Members of the Oceanside Police Department relay a torch to Marines from Security and Emergency Service Battalion and the Camp Pendleton Police Department during the 2016 Law Enforcement Torch Run in support of the Special Olympics, June 1. Col. Reginald L. Hairston, commanding officer of SES Bn., Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Marine Corps Installations – West, received the Special Olympics torch from runners of the Oceanside Police Department at the Camp Pendleton Main Gate. SES Bn. Marines then relayed the torch and ran it 17 miles to the Orange County Sheriff’s Police Department in San Clemente.
Jackie Murphy, 31 Area Mess Hall General Manager, and Natalie Williams, 31 Area Mess Hall Production Manager, shake hands with Brig. Gen. Edward D. Banta, Commanding General, Marine Corps Installations-West, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, during a ceremony naming Camp Pendleton’s 31 Area Edson Range Mess Hall the Maj. Gen. William Pendleton Thompson Hill Award winners for best full food service mess hall in the Marine Corps, May 31. 

The W.P.T. Hill Award was established in 1985 to improve food service operation and recognize the best messes in the Marine Corps.