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The US Marine Corps Pacific Forces Band performed for King Tupou VI alongside the Australian Army Band, Tonga’s Royal Corps of Musicians, and the New Zealand Army Band during the King’s coronation celebration in Nuku’alofa, on 6 July 2015. The US and Tonga have sustained strong partnerships for years that continue to improve through participation in cultural events, such as the King’s coronation. Photo courtesy of the US Marine Corps/ Cpl. Brittney Vito.