Events MWHS-3

Sgt. Maj. Delwin K. Ellington poses for a photo following his relief ceremony at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Feb. 26. Ellington completed a three-year tour with his 3rd MAW family and is slated to assume the post as sergeant major of Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC) 19.2 and deploy to Ahmad al-Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, late spring. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Master Sgt. Christine Polvorosa)

Sgt. Maj. Delwin K. Ellington's wife, Alexandria, receives flowers during Sgt. Maj. Ellington's relief ceremony at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Feb. 26. Ellington completed a three-year tour with his 3rd MAW family and is slated to assume the post as sergeant major of Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC) 19.2 and deploy to Ahmad al-Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, late spring. (U.S. Marine Corps photograph by Cpl. Joshua S. McAlpine)

Sgt. Maj. Delwin K. Ellington, former Marine Wing Headquarters Squadron (MWHS) 3 sergeant major, speaks to the crowd during his relief ceremony at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Feb. 26. Ellington completed a three-year tour with his 3rd MAW family and is slated to assume the post as sergeant major of Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC) 19.2 and deploy to Ahmad al-Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, late spring. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Joshua S. McAlpine)

Lt. Col. Andrew P. Albano, commanding officer of Marine Wing Headquarters Squadron (MWHS) 3, presents the Meritorious Service Medal to Sgt. Maj. Delwin K. Ellington during his relief ceremony at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Feb. 26. Ellington completed a three-year tour with his 3rd MAW family and is slated to assume the post as sergeant major of Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC) 19.2 and deploy to Ahmad al-Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, late spring. (U.S. Marine Corps photograph by Cpl. Joshua S. McAlpine)

Sgt. Maj. Delwin K. Ellington former Marine Wing Headquarters Squadron (MWHS) 3 sergeant major, salutes during the national anthem as part of his relief ceremony at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Feb. 26. Ellington completed a three-year tour with his 3rd MAW family and is slated to assume the post as sergeant major of Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC) 19.2 and deploy to Ahmad al-Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, late spring. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Joshua S. McAlpine)

Sgt. Maj. Delwin K. Ellington, right, salutes Lt. Col. Andrew P. Albano, commanding officer of Marine Wing Headquarters Squadron (MWHS) 3, before relinquishing his post as MWHS-3 sergeant major during a ceremony at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Feb. 26. Ellington completed a three-year tour with his 3rd MAW family and is slated to assume the post as sergeant major of Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC) 19.2 and deploy to Ahmad al-Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, late spring. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Joshua S. McAlpine)

Marines with Marine Wing Headquarters Squadron (MWHS) 3, march to their positions during Sgt. Maj. Delwin K. Ellington's relief ceremony at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Feb. 26. Ellington completed a three-year tour with his 3rd MAW family and is slated to assume the post as sergeant major of Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC) 19.2 and deploy to Ahmad al-Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, late spring. (U.S. Marine Corps photograph by Cpl. Joshua S. McAlpine)

Senior leaders of Marine Wing Headquarters Squadron (MWHS) 3, bow their heads for prayer during Sgt. Maj. Delwin K. Ellington's relief ceremony at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Feb. 26. Ellington completed a three-year tour with his 3rd MAW family and is slated to assume the post as sergeant major of Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC) 19.2 and deploy to Ahmad al-Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, late spring. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Joshua S. McAlpine)

Lt. Col. Andrew P. Albano, commanding officer of Marine Wing Headquarters Squadron (MWHS) 3, Sgt. Maj. Delwin K. Ellington and Sgt. Maj. Robert M. Tellez, former MWHS-3 sergeants major, salute the line of troops during Sgt. Maj. Ellington's relief ceremony at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Feb. 26. Ellington completed a three-year tour with his 3rd MAW family and is slated to assume the post as sergeant major of Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC) 19.2 and deploy to Ahmad al-Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, late spring. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Joshua S. McAlpine)

 

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