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Military District of Washington Joint Armed Forces Color Guard to visit Sunburst Academy this Saturday

From Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day, to Independence Day at the U.S. Capitol, and Super Bowl Sunday in Los Angeles, color guards from the Military District of Washington proudly represent the Armed Forces of the United States in ceremonial missions throughout the year.

This Saturday, Feb. 12, team members who will present our nation’s colors during the national anthem at Super Bowl XVI on Sunday will visit Sunburst Youth Academy at 1 p.m. to meet the cadets, demonstrate drill and ceremony movements and instruct them in marching in step, making turns, and presenting the colors.

Color guard members are stationed at military units in the National Capital Region, including U.S. Marine Corps Ceremonial and Guard Company, Marine Barracks, Washington, D.C.; U.S. Navy Ceremonial Guard, Navy District Washington, Washington, D.C.; U.S. Coast Guard Ceremonial Honor Guard, Telecommunications Information Systems Command Center, Alexandria, Virginia; U.S. Air Force Honor Guard, Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, D.C.; the 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Virginia.

Please contact the Joint Forces Training Base public affairs office at (562) 795-2096 or via e-mail at [email protected] to request additional information.

This article was released by Joint Forces Training Base Los Alamitos.