180402-N-AH771-0066 U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF OPERATIONS (April 2, 2018) U.S. Marines assigned to the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit prepare to drive a light armored vehicle off of a landing craft, air cushion, assigned to Assault Craft Unit (ACU) 4 during Alligator Dagger. Led by Naval Amphibious Force, Task Force 51/5th Marine Expeditionary Expedition Brigade, Alligator Dagger integrates U.S. Navy and Marine Corps assets to practice and rehearse a range of critical combat-related capabilities available to U.S. Central Command both afloat and ashore to promote stability and security in the regio

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180402-N-AH771-0066 U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF OPERATIONS (April 2, 2018) U.S. Marines assigned to the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit prepare to drive a light armored vehicle off of a landing craft, air cushion, assigned to Assault Craft Unit (ACU) 4 during Alligator Dagger. Led by Naval Amphibious Force, Task Force 51/5th Marine Expeditionary Expedition Brigade, Alligator Dagger integrates U.S. Navy and Marine Corps assets to practice and rehearse a range of critical combat-related capabilities available to U.S. Central Command both afloat and ashore to promote stability and security in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Daniel C. Coxwest/Released)