MCAS New River Photos
Sgt. Maj. Gerhardt Relief & Appointment Ceremony
231027-M-JE868-1105.JPG Photo By: Cpl. Zeta Johnson

Nov 2, 2023
JACKSONVILLE, N.C. - U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Douglas W. Gerhardt, outgoing sergeant major, Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) New River, salutes Col. Garth Burnett, commanding officer, MCAS New River, during a relief and appointment ceremony on MCAS New River in Jacksonville, North Carolina, Oct. 27, 2023. The ceremony represents the transfer of responsibility, authority, and accountability from the outgoing sergeant major, Sgt. Maj. Douglas W. Gerhardt, to the incoming sergeant major, Sgt. Maj. Victor Mancini. Gerhardt honorably served 30 years of active-duty service. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Zeta Johnson)


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