Some articles on color sergeant, color:
... The official battle color of the Corps is maintained by Marine Barracks, Washington, D.C ... (“8th and I”), and carried by the Color Sergeant of the Marine Corps ... The position of the Color Sergeant was first officially designated in 1965 and was first held by Gunnery Sgt ...
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