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11th Marine Expeditionary Unit
I Marine Expeditionary Force

May 17, 2013

Sgt. Maj. Scott T. Pile, the outgoing sergeant major of the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit, gives his speech during a relief and appointment ceremony May 16, at the 21 Area parade deck on Camp Pendleton, Calif. “I want to thank the MEU staff, the junior Marines, the noncommissioned officers, the staff noncommissioned officers and officers. These are some of the finest Marines I’ve been around,” said Pile. During the ceremony Pile welcomed Sgt. Maj. Troy E. Black to his new post as the 11th MEU sergeant major. Pile joined the 11th MEU in May 2010 and will assume the duties as sergeant major of Training and Education Command Quantico, Va. Black is transitioning from Combat Logistics Battalion 5, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

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