The World is Shocked: Why Donald Trump Canceled His Military Parade

The World is Shocked: Why #donaldtrump Canceled His #militaryparade President Trump’s big military parade will not happen—at least not in November as planned. In signature fashion, Trump issued a series of tweets to make the announcement, blaming local officials in Washington, D.C. for rising costs…

Marching Marines

A marching company with Marine Barracks Washington D.C. march across the parade deck during a sunset parade at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C., Aug. 7, 2018. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Damon Mclean VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Marching Marines http://www.defense.gov/graphics/DODc-small.gif

PUGET SOUND, Wash. (July 31, 2018)

Sailors man the rails aboard the amphibious transport dock ship USS Somerset (LPD 25) as it participates in the Parade of Ships as part of Seattle’s Seafair Fleet Week. Seafair Fleet Week is an annual celebration of the sea services wherein Sailors, Marines and Coast…

Marine March

Marines march in formation during the Sunset Parade at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., July 17, 2018. The Marines are assigned to Marine Barracks Washington. Marine Corps photo by Staff Sgt. John A. Martinez Jr. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Marine March http://www.defense.gov/graphics/DODc-small.gif

EASTPORT, Maine (July 4, 2018)

Sailors from the guided-missile destroyer USS McFaul (DDG 74) march in the annual Eastport Independence Day Parade. McFaul is currently conducting a port call in Eastport to participate in the July 4th celebration. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Cole Keller (Released)…

SHIMODA, Japan (May 19, 2018)

The U.S. 7th Fleet Band performs during a parade down the main street of Shimoda, Japan, as part of the 79th Shimoda Black Ship Festival. The U.S. Navy’s participation in the festival celebrates the heritage of U.S.-Japanese naval partnership first established by Commodore Matthew Perry’s…

Parade Remarks

Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick M. Shanahan delivers remarks during an evening parade at Marine Barracks Washington in Washington, D.C., May 11, 2018. Shanahan was the parade’s guest of honor. DoD photo by Army Sgt. Amber I. Smith VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Parade Remarks http://www.defense.gov/graphics/DODc-small.gif

TAMPA, Fla. (May 9, 2018)

Sailors assigned to USS Constitution parade the colors at a Tampa Bay Rays baseball game during Navy Week Tampa. Tampa is one of select cities to host a 2018 Navy Week, which is dedicated to raising U.S. Navy awareness through local outreach, community service and…