Marine Corps Welcomes General James F. Amos as the 35th Commandant

Gen. James Amos receives the Marine Corps Colors from Gen. James T. Conway during a change-of-command ceremony at Marine BarracksWASHINGTON – In a sun-drenched ceremony here today, Gen. James F. Amos received the battle flag of the U.S. Marine Corps from Gen. James T. Conway and became the 35th Commandant of the Marine Corps. “As commandant, Jim made the health of the force a top priority, ensuring...