Sgt. Adrian Richards, food service specialist with the Command Element, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, and his daughter, receive a present from Santa during the Command Element Christmas party here, Dec. 14..
Prior to the holiday leave period, the Command Element service members and their families came together for a home-cooked holiday meal and to treat their children to a visit from Santa Claus. The 31st MEU is the only continuously forward-deployed MEU and is the Marine Corpsí force in readiness in the Asia-Pacific region.
Photo by Cpl. Jonathan G. Wright. www.marines.mil
Christmas party for the 31st MEU