Expeditionary Fire Support System Exercise

03/16/2014
03/16/2014: U.S. Marines with Battalion Landing Team 1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), conduct live fire training with the M327 120 mm Expeditionary Fire Support System at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., Dec. 16, 2013.  The MEU recently completed the Composite Training Unit Exercise in…

31st MEU Completes Amphibious Assault Alongside Royal Thai Marines

02/21/2013
02/21/2013: Marines and Sailors of Company A., Battalion Landing Team 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, conduct an amphibious assault as part of exercise Cobra Gold 2013.       Credit:31st Marine Expeditionary Unit:2/14/13

31st MEU, Thai Marines Complete Helicopter Raid

02/18/2013
02/18/2013: Marines and Sailors of Company C., Battalion Landing Team 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, execute a helicopter raid alongside their Thai counterparts as part of exercise Cobra Gold 2013. The U.S. and Thai Marines inserted together via CH-53E Super Stallion and CH-46E Sea Knight helicopters…

31st MEU Completes Jungle Endurance Course

05/14/2012
Marines with Company B., Battalion Landing Team 1st Battalion, 4th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, complete the jungle endurance course following a two-week training evolution at the Jungle Warfare Training Center at Camp Gonsalves, Okinawa.Some of the skills showcased are rappelling, rope sliding and stretcher making while alternatively allowing the…

The 31st MEU’s Battalion Landing Team hone skills in helicopter assaults

01/25/2012
01/25/2012: Marines and Sailors with Company C, Battalion Landing Team 1st Battalion, 4th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, execute a helicopter assault on Ie Shima Island, off the coast of Okinawa, Japan. As the MEU’s Helo Company, this raid type training prepares the unit for real-time objectives it may face…