U.S. Marine Corps 247th Birthday Celebration

The U.S. Marine security guards celebrated the 247th anniversary of the U.S. Marine Corps with Guyanese community members, businesspeople, and members of the diplomatic corps at Pegasus Hotel in Georgetown yesterday.  The ceremony included the presentation of colors, a traditional cake cutting, and greetings from the Secretary of State Antony Blinken.  The guest speaker, Colonel ... Read More»

Marine Corps 246th Birthday Celebration

For more than 200 years, Marines have been engaged with American diplomacy. U.S. Marines have been detailed as a security force escorting diplomatic personnel; they have defended, and rescued personnel at American embassies and consulates around the globe, safeguarding the commitment of the United States to the quest for peace and freedom worldwide. Read More»

Marine Ball Marks 244th Birthday of the U.S. Marine Corps.

The U.S. Marine Security Guards marked the occasion of the 244th anniversary of the forming of the United States Marine Corps at the Guyana Marriott Hotel in Georgetown. Ambassador Sarah Ann Lynch was guest of honor and the guest speaker was retired Colonel Brian Chin. Ambassador Lynch hailed the work of the work of the ... Read More»

U.S. Marine Security Guard Activated at Embassy Georgetown

Ambassador Perry Holloway today joined Commanding Officer Jennifer M. Farina, Gunnery Sergeant Angel M. Rodriguez, the Marine Security Guard (MSG) Detachment Commander, ranks from the Guyana Defence Force, and members of the diplomatic community in a ceremony steeped in tradition to honor the activation of the MSG Program at Embassy Georgetown. Ambassador Holloway thanked the ... Read More»
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