Happy Birthday, Marines!

Thursday, December 19, 2019
Colonel Warren Cook - Jean Cannon and General Jim Mattis

Colonel Warren Cook - Jean Cannon and General Jim Mattis
Colonel Warren Cook, North American Collections Jean Cannon and Hoover Distinguished Fellow General Jim Mattis.

On November 11, 2019, Library & Archives staff members, patrons, and guests, joined Hoover's National Security Affairs Research Fellows in celebrating the 244th birthday of the United States Marine Corps in an event annually hosted by Hoover Distinguished Fellow and former Secretary of State George P. Shultz. Above, National Security Affairs Fellow Lieutenant Colonel Warren Cook, who officiated the event, joins Hoover Curator for North American Collections Jean Cannon and Hoover Distinguished Fellow General Jim Mattis in toasting the long and proud history of the USMC.