Sergeant Maj. Micheal Barrett, right, the 17th Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps, reads the meritorious promotion warrant of Lance Cpl. William Gelroth, center, a radio repair technician with Intermediate Maintenance Activity Platoon, Combat Logistics Battalion 1, during his meritorious promotion ceremony aboard Camp Leatherneck, Afghanistan, Sept. 6, 2014. General James F. Amos, the 35th Commandant of the Marine Corps, meritoriously promoted Gelroth, a native of Louviers, Colo., to the rank of corporal during his final visit to Helmand province. Commandant, Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps

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Sergeant Maj. Micheal Barrett, right, the 17th Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps, reads the meritorious promotion warrant of Lance Cpl. William Gelroth, center, a radio repair technician with Intermediate Maintenance Activity Platoon, Combat Logistics Battalion 1, during his meritorious promotion ceremony aboard Camp Leatherneck, Afghanistan, Sept. 6, 2014. General James F. Amos, the 35th Commandant of the Marine Corps, meritoriously promoted Gelroth, a native of Louviers, Colo., to the rank of corporal during his final visit to Helmand province. Commandant, Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps

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