U.S. Marines assigned to Company L, Battalion landing Team 3/2, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), are briefed on target iterations during a live fire exercise on the flight deck of the USS San Antonio (LPD 17), at sea, Sept. 12, 2013. The 26th MEU is
RMDEXBEXU.S. Marines assigned to Company L, Battalion landing Team 3/2, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), are briefed on target iterations during a live fire exercise on the flight deck of the USS San Antonio (LPD 17), at sea, Sept. 12, 2013. The 26th MEU is
Sgt. Chad Nillo, top row, center, poses for a photo with his squad on Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan, Jan. 9, 2016. Sgt. Nillo is currently assigned to Alpha Company, Battalion Landing Team 1st Battalion, 5th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit. Nillo has served with Alpha Co., BLT 1/5, 31st MEU, for the past 10 months and has had a great impact on the unit. Nillo is from Newark, California. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Carl King Jr./Released)
RMPENY92Sgt. Chad Nillo, top row, center, poses for a photo with his squad on Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan, Jan. 9, 2016. Sgt. Nillo is currently assigned to Alpha Company, Battalion Landing Team 1st Battalion, 5th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit. Nillo has served with Alpha Co., BLT 1/5, 31st MEU, for the past 10 months and has had a great impact on the unit. Nillo is from Newark, California. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Carl King Jr./Released)
KIN BLUE, OKINAWA (Feb. 9, 2020) Landing Craft Air Cushion 09 assigned to Naval Beach Unit 7 unloads a Marine Corps High-Mobility Artillery Rocket System with the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit on the shoreline after Marines with Charlie Company, Battalion Landing Team, 1st Battalion 5th Marines, 31st MEU, and Japanese service members with the Amphibious Rapid Deployment Brigade secured the beach during a bilateral small-boat raid on Kin Blue, Okinawa, Japan, Feb. 9, 2020. Marines and ARDB conducted a bilateral small-boat raid leading into a HIMARS insert and simulated shot. The America Expedi
RM2AWT77RKIN BLUE, OKINAWA (Feb. 9, 2020) Landing Craft Air Cushion 09 assigned to Naval Beach Unit 7 unloads a Marine Corps High-Mobility Artillery Rocket System with the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit on the shoreline after Marines with Charlie Company, Battalion Landing Team, 1st Battalion 5th Marines, 31st MEU, and Japanese service members with the Amphibious Rapid Deployment Brigade secured the beach during a bilateral small-boat raid on Kin Blue, Okinawa, Japan, Feb. 9, 2020. Marines and ARDB conducted a bilateral small-boat raid leading into a HIMARS insert and simulated shot. The America Expedi
U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallions assigned to Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron (HMH) 463 prepare to land and drop off U.S. Marines with India Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, during a helicopter insertion exercise at Marine Corps Training Area Bellows (MCTAB), Hawaii, Sept. 18, 2018. The company inserted into MCTAB with CH-53E Super Stallions to establish a secure landing zone, patrol over roads and through jungle terrain, and to clear simulated villages of hostiles. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Jesus Sepulveda Torres)
RM2B14N3PU.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallions assigned to Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron (HMH) 463 prepare to land and drop off U.S. Marines with India Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, during a helicopter insertion exercise at Marine Corps Training Area Bellows (MCTAB), Hawaii, Sept. 18, 2018. The company inserted into MCTAB with CH-53E Super Stallions to establish a secure landing zone, patrol over roads and through jungle terrain, and to clear simulated villages of hostiles. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Jesus Sepulveda Torres)
ATLANTIC OCEAN (Nov. 16, 2017) Marines assigned to Battalion Landing Team 26E Company practice basic self-defense in the hangar bay of the amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7). Iwo Jima, components of the Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group and the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit are conducting a Combined Composite Training Unit Exercise that is the culmination of training for the Navy-Marine Corps team and will certify them for deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kevin Leitner/Released)
RMKHWW8JATLANTIC OCEAN (Nov. 16, 2017) Marines assigned to Battalion Landing Team 26E Company practice basic self-defense in the hangar bay of the amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7). Iwo Jima, components of the Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group and the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit are conducting a Combined Composite Training Unit Exercise that is the culmination of training for the Navy-Marine Corps team and will certify them for deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kevin Leitner/Released)
SAIPAN (Aug. 9, 2015) U.S. Marine Capt. Jeffery Butler distributes water at a shelter in Saipan, Aug. 9, 2015. Marines assigned to Echo Company, Battalion Landing Team 2nd Battalion, 5th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (31st MEU), are assisting local and federal agencies with typhoon relief efforts in Saipan after the island was struck by Typhoon Soudelor, Aug. 2-3. (Photo Cpl. Ryan C. Mains/U.S. Marine Corps) *** Please Use Credit from Credit Field ***
RM2EXD36XSAIPAN (Aug. 9, 2015) U.S. Marine Capt. Jeffery Butler distributes water at a shelter in Saipan, Aug. 9, 2015. Marines assigned to Echo Company, Battalion Landing Team 2nd Battalion, 5th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (31st MEU), are assisting local and federal agencies with typhoon relief efforts in Saipan after the island was struck by Typhoon Soudelor, Aug. 2-3. (Photo Cpl. Ryan C. Mains/U.S. Marine Corps) *** Please Use Credit from Credit Field ***
U.S. Marines assigned to Company F, Battalion Landing Team, 2nd Battalion, 4th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit use combat rubber raiding craft to conduct a launch-and-recovery exercise from the well deck of the USS Green Bay (LPD-20), at sea, on August 29, 2016. The 31st MEU is task-organized to address a wide variety of military operations in the Asia-Pacific region, from force projection and maritime security to humanitarian assistance and disaster relief. Photo by Darien J. Bjorndal/U.S. Marine Corps/UPI
RMW0MR16U.S. Marines assigned to Company F, Battalion Landing Team, 2nd Battalion, 4th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit use combat rubber raiding craft to conduct a launch-and-recovery exercise from the well deck of the USS Green Bay (LPD-20), at sea, on August 29, 2016. The 31st MEU is task-organized to address a wide variety of military operations in the Asia-Pacific region, from force projection and maritime security to humanitarian assistance and disaster relief. Photo by Darien J. Bjorndal/U.S. Marine Corps/UPI
U.S. Marines assigned to Company L, Battalion landing Team 3/2, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), prepare to fire on targets during a live fire exercise on the flight deck of the USS San Antonio (LPD 17), at sea, Sept. 12, 2013. The 26th MEU is a Mari
RMDEXBWRU.S. Marines assigned to Company L, Battalion landing Team 3/2, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), prepare to fire on targets during a live fire exercise on the flight deck of the USS San Antonio (LPD 17), at sea, Sept. 12, 2013. The 26th MEU is a Mari
160903-M-MK246-082 MEDITERRANEAN SEA (Sept. 3, 2016) Marines assigned to Alpha Company, Battalion Landing Team, 1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), conduct fast rope training aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1) Sept. 3, 2016. The 22nd MEU, deployed with the Wasp Amphibious Ready Group, is conducting naval operations in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of U.S. national security interests in Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. John A. Hamilton Jr.)
RMP2EA6D160903-M-MK246-082 MEDITERRANEAN SEA (Sept. 3, 2016) Marines assigned to Alpha Company, Battalion Landing Team, 1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), conduct fast rope training aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1) Sept. 3, 2016. The 22nd MEU, deployed with the Wasp Amphibious Ready Group, is conducting naval operations in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of U.S. national security interests in Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. John A. Hamilton Jr.)
KIN BLUE, OKINAWA (Feb. 9, 2020) Landing Craft Air Cushion 09 assigned to Naval Beach Unit 7 unloads a Marine Corps High-Mobility Artillery Rocket System on the shoreline after Marines with Charlie Company, Battalion Landing Team, 1st Battalion 5th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, and Japanese service members with the Amphibious Rapid Deployment Brigade secured the beach during a simulated bilateral small-boat raid on Kin Blue, Okinawa, Japan, Feb. 9, 2020. Marines and ARDB conducted a bilateral small-boat raid leading into a High-Mobility Artillery Rocket System insert and simulated s
RM2AWT73WKIN BLUE, OKINAWA (Feb. 9, 2020) Landing Craft Air Cushion 09 assigned to Naval Beach Unit 7 unloads a Marine Corps High-Mobility Artillery Rocket System on the shoreline after Marines with Charlie Company, Battalion Landing Team, 1st Battalion 5th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, and Japanese service members with the Amphibious Rapid Deployment Brigade secured the beach during a simulated bilateral small-boat raid on Kin Blue, Okinawa, Japan, Feb. 9, 2020. Marines and ARDB conducted a bilateral small-boat raid leading into a High-Mobility Artillery Rocket System insert and simulated s
U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Riley Crider, a machine gunner assigned to Kilo Company, Battalion Landing Team 3/1, 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, waits for orders during a fire team maneuver drill while participating in Theater Amphibious Combat Rehearsal (TACR) 18 in Djibouti Sept. 8, 2018. Led by Naval Amphibious Force, Task Force 51/5th Marine Expeditionary Brigade, TACR 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
RM2B14WW0U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Riley Crider, a machine gunner assigned to Kilo Company, Battalion Landing Team 3/1, 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, waits for orders during a fire team maneuver drill while participating in Theater Amphibious Combat Rehearsal (TACR) 18 in Djibouti Sept. 8, 2018. Led by Naval Amphibious Force, Task Force 51/5th Marine Expeditionary Brigade, TACR 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
U.S. Marines return to the well deck of the amphibious dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49) while under way in the Pacific Ocean Sept. 29, 2009. The Marines, who are assigned to Foxtrot Company, Battalion Landing Team, 2nd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, are embarked on Harpers Ferry is part of the USS Denver (LPD 9) Amphibious Task Group to conduct amphibious integration training off the coast of Okinawa, Japan, prior to a fall patrol. (DoD
RMP3B5E8U.S. Marines return to the well deck of the amphibious dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49) while under way in the Pacific Ocean Sept. 29, 2009. The Marines, who are assigned to Foxtrot Company, Battalion Landing Team, 2nd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, are embarked on Harpers Ferry is part of the USS Denver (LPD 9) Amphibious Task Group to conduct amphibious integration training off the coast of Okinawa, Japan, prior to a fall patrol. (DoD
U.S. Marines assigned to Assault Amphibious Vehicle (AAV) Platoon, Kilo Company, Battalion Landing Team, 3rd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) practice AAV recovery during sustainment training in Djibouti Aug. 5, 2013. The 26th MEU deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility with the Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group to serve as an expeditionary crisis response force. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Staff Sgt. Edward Guevara/DoD/Sipa USA)
RM2EYFYWNU.S. Marines assigned to Assault Amphibious Vehicle (AAV) Platoon, Kilo Company, Battalion Landing Team, 3rd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) practice AAV recovery during sustainment training in Djibouti Aug. 5, 2013. The 26th MEU deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility with the Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group to serve as an expeditionary crisis response force. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Staff Sgt. Edward Guevara/DoD/Sipa USA)