U.S. Marine Corps Maj. Gens. Charles M. Gurganus and Walter L. Miller Jr, commanding generals of I and II Marine Expeditionary Force (Forward), hug during the transfer of authority ceremony to II MEF (FWD) at Camp Leatherneck, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Feb. 28, 2013. The I MEF (FWD) redployed back to Camp Pendleton, Calif., after a year of fighting the insurgency and transitioning the fight to Afghan-led operations. (U.S. Army photo by Bill Putnam/Released)
130228-A-YI377-707.JPG Photo By: Bill Putnam

Feb 28, 2013
Camp Leatherneck, Helmand, Afghanistan - U.S. Marine Corps Maj. Gens. Charles M. Gurganus and Walter L. Miller Jr, commanding generals of I and II Marine Expeditionary Force (Forward), hug during the transfer of authority ceremony to II MEF (FWD) at Camp Leatherneck, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Feb. 28, 2013. The I MEF (FWD) redployed back to Camp Pendleton, Calif., after a year of fighting the insurgency and transitioning the fight to Afghan-led operations. (U.S. Army photo by Bill Putnam/Released)


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