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Marines honor Gen. Robert H. Barrow, 27th Commandant of the Marine Corps
U.S. Marine Corps Gunnery Sgt. Lane Crochet (left), a transmission chief and Sunshine, La. native, with Marine Corps Instructor Staff, Navy Reserve Officer Training Corps and Lt. Col. Eric Swanson, a manpower officer with 4th Marine Division and a Chattanooga, Tenn. native, place a wreath on the grave of Gen. Robert H. Barrow, the 27th Commandant of the Marine Corps, during the annual ceremony at Grace Church of West Feliciana, in Saint Francisville, La., Nov. 10, 2023. Barrow served as Commandant from 1979 to 1983 and since his death in 2008, Marines lay a wreath on his grave in remembrance and to honor of his 41 years of service. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Sarah Pysher)

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