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U.S. Marine Corps Col. Curtis V. Ebitz, left, commanding officer of Marine Corps Air Station New River, and Sgt. Maj. Douglas W. Gerhardt, right, sergeant major of MCAS New River, stand in front of the MCAS New River headquarters sign before a unit holiday run, on MCAS New River in Jacksonville, North Carolina, Dec. 17, 2021. The run was held to strengthen camaraderie, improve unit cohesion, and celebrate the holidays. (U.S. Marine Corps Photo by Lance Cpl. Tanner Bernat)

Photo by Lance Cpl. Tanner Bernat

Happy Holidays

22 Dec 2021 | Col. Curtis Ebitz Marine Corps Air Station New River

As the end of another year rapidly approaches, Sgt. Maj. Gerhardt and I would like to personally thank you all for a job well done!  We are extremely grateful for all the sacrifices that you have made this year to support and serve others.

May you enjoy this holiday season with some much needed time off and celebrate with your family and friends while reflecting on all that you have achieved. Please celebrate safely and responsibly as you are all vital to our mission and its success. Our best wishes to each of you during this special time of year and for continued blessings and success in the New Year. From our families to yours, we wish you a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! 

Col. C.V. Ebitz

Commanding Officer

MCAS New River