These are photos of the Retirement Ceremony for 2ND Battalion 9TH Marines at Camp Lejuene, North Carolina on April 1st, 2015.  The photos were provide to us by retired SgtMaj. Scott Standfast whom served with Echo Co., in 1975 during the Mayaguez Operation.   Thanks Brother for the photos and attending the ceremony.  It's an honor to post pictures so all that served in 2/9 to see our Colors being retired for now, until they are called upon again.  The tradition of 2/9 will live forever as long as there is Marines alive that served in "Hell In A Helmet", OOOH RAH, SEMPER FIDElLIS.