Bold Alligator 2014: Coalition Forces Raid “Enemy” Compound

11/18/2014
11/18/2014:Coalition forces conducting a simulated raid on combat town in support of exercise Bold Alligator 14 (BA 14) aboard Camp Lejeune, N.C., Nov. 7, 2014. BA 14 is a multi-national, synthetic naval amphibious exercise designed to train across the full range of amphibious capabilities in order to provide insertion forces…

Bold Alligator 2014: Osprey Insertions

11/02/2014
11/01/2014: U.S. Marines assigned to 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, are seen conducting simulated embassy protective actions in support of exercise Bold Alligator 14 aboard Camp Lejeune, N.C., Oct. 29, 2014. Exercise Bold Alligator 14 is a multi-national, synthetic naval amphibious exercise designed to train across the full range of…

Bold Alligator 2014: Training To Support an Embassy Under Threat

11/02/2014
11/01/2014: U.S. Marines assigned to 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, conducting simulated embassy measures and countermeasures in support of exercise Bold Alligator 14 abroad Camp Lejeune, N.C., Oct. 29, 2014. Exercise Bold Alligator 14 is a multi-national, synthetic naval amphibious exercise designed to train across the full range of amphibious…

24th MEU, French Fourragere ceremony

08/20/2014
08/20/2014: The French and the Marines have a special relationship forged in war. Marines with Kilo Company, Battalion Landing Team 3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit, present Marines new to the unit with the French Fourragere during a ceremony at Camp Lejeune, N.C., June 19, 2014. The…

Black Sea Rotational Force Marines Come to Latvia

04/10/2014
04/09/2014:Marines with Weapon's Company, 3rd Battalion, 8th Marines assigned to Black Sea Rotational Force ride in Latvian Bandvagn 206 tracked vehicles during Summer Shield, 7 April 2014, aboard Camp Adazi, Latvia. The tracked vehicles allow the Latvian military to mobilize their 82mm mortar systems.  Credit: Black Sea Rotational  Force:4/7/14 The…

Marines Train for Breaching, Demolition Operations

04/07/2013
04/07/2013: Marines with Bridge Company, 8th Engineer Support Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group trained for door breaching and demolition operations at a range aboard Camp Lejeune, N.C., Jan. 18, 2013. The Marines utilized shotguns and various explosive devices throughout the training.  Credit:2nd Marine Logistics Group:1/18/13

26th MEU Group Sail Exercise

02/08/2013
12/18/2012: Marines and sailors of Combat Logistics Battalion (CLB) 26, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), participate in a mass casualty scenario during the MEU's Group Sail exercise, Camp Lejeune, N.C., Dec. 14, 2012.  Group Sail consists of multiple training scenarios to include different variations of raids; visit, board, search and…

CLB-8 Marines Train for Deployment

09/25/2012
09/25/2012: U.S. Marines with Combat Logistics Battalion 8, Headquarters and Service Company (H&S Company) practice helicopter support training on Camp Lejeune, N.C., Aug. 2, 2012.The Marines are participating in a field exercise in preparation for deployment in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. [gallery] Credit:2nd Marine Logistics Group - Combat Camera:8/2/12