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Building schools ’shoulder-to-shoulder’ during Balikatan 2015 April 20, 2015 — Sweating under a blazing Philippines sun, U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Andrew Sprouse pauses from mixing cement to introduce himself to Philippine Navy Seaman Apprentices Arturo Arandela and Raymond Baclason in the province of San Rafael, on the island of Palawan, Philippines, April 16. Although an apparent language barrier exists, the three share a few MORE
Marines arrive Down Under to train with Australian counterparts April 15, 2015 — Marines 1st Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, stationed out of Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California, arrived April 12 at the Royal Australian Air Force Base Darwin, Darwin Australia. The Marines arrived to begin the fourth evolution of Marine Rotational Force - Darwin 2015. MRF-D is the deployment of U.S. Marines to Darwin and the Northern MORE
1st ANGLICO performs CAS in Lake Havasu City April 15, 2015 — The roar of F/A-18 Hornet engines slowly enter into hearing distance at an altitude barely visible to the naked eye.  Occupants of Lake Havasu City, Arizona, looked curiously at the actions taking place around them. A supporting arms liaison team of Marines with 1st Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company (ANGLICO) were coordinating with the jets MORE
Combined Philippine-US force continues humanitarian efforts in Panay April 13, 2015 — The Combined-Joint Civil-Military Operations Task Force, located on the island of Panay, completed a three-day cooperative health engagement with a train-the-trainer first responder medical course as part of exercise Balikatan, April 9. Over 100 Armed Forces of the Philippines Army soldiers from the 3rd Infantry Division, the 6th Regional MORE
Hawaii snipers train in high angle shooting April 9, 2015 — MARINE CORPS BASE HAWAII - Scout sniper platoon with Weapons Company, 2nd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, conducted high angle live fire training April 8-9, 2015, on top of Ulupau Crater at Range 10 aboard Marine Corps Base Hawaii. MORE
U.S. Marines, airmen, Republic of Korea troops train for contamination April 1, 2015 — U.S. Marines and airmen along with Republic of Korea airmen came together for a chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear joint training exercise at Osan Air Base in the Republic of Korea March 16. “The 1st Marine Aircraft Wing CBRN Platoon is designed to provide a consequence management team in support of consequence management missions MORE
Gen. Dunford: III MEF is the rebalance to the Pacific March 27, 2015 — The Marine Corps’ new commandant came to Okinawa, Japan, March 24-26 to talk with Marines across the island.Gen. Joseph F. Dunford wanted to make sure the Marines here know what his expectations are for the present and future of the Corps. “My priorities are to make sure we have the warfighting capabilities we need, to address the maturity of our MORE
Marines work to send aircraft to Australia March 24, 2015 — It takes 1,500 hours of cleaning and nearly 20 days to complete breakdown, detailed cleaning, inspection and reassembly of one CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter – and the Marines of Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 463 did it five times over.This process is required when deploying aircraft to Marine Rotational Force-Darwin. The aircraft will be MORE
Marine’s quick action, training saves lance corporal’s life March 13, 2015 — A lot ran through Sgt. Michael Joseph’s mind when he saw the body of a lance corporal on the pavement outside the movie theater on Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Feb. 17. He recognized the signs from his brother’s fatal cardiac arrest. He knew if cardiovascular resuscitation wasn’t conducted immediately, the Marine would die. Joseph began CPR. The lance MORE
Marines’ pepper spray training brutal but necessary law enforcement exercise March 12, 2015 — More than 20 Marines stood in line in an open field, heads tucked into their chests as cold rain pattered down on them. With arms wrapped against their bodies, they stewed in anticipation, telling jokes to alleviate the mounting anxiety over what they were about to face. Across the field, a Marine in woodland utility trousers and a black MORE

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