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August 2015 Archive

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08/05/2015

SALUTING TOGETHER

Veterans of the 4th Marine Division and their families render honors to the American flag during morning colors on Camp Lejeune, N.C., Aug. 4, 2015. They gathered to visit the Camp Lejeune area for a final muster, which included visits to the Lejeune Memorial Gardens, new equipment demonstrations, community tours and a deactivation ceremony for the unit. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Christopher Q. Stone

08/06/2015

ATLANTIC RAIN

Sailors discuss flight operations on the USS Kearsarge in the Atlantic Ocean, Aug. 4, 2015. The Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group and the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit are preparing for an upcoming deployment. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Hunter S. Harwell

08/06/2015

BRIDGE BUILDERS

Soldiers participate in Operation River Assault 2015 on Fort Chaffee, Ark., Aug. 4, 2015. Soldiers from Army Reserve and active-duty units participated in the training exercise, which involved creating a modular floating bridge across the Arkansas River. U.S. Army photo by Master Sgt. Michel Sauret

08/05/2015

RIVER DIP

Soldiers share a light moment with Army 1st Lt. Shane Yingling as they toss the executive officer into the Arkansas River during Operation River Assault 2015 on Fort Chaffee, Ark., Aug. 4, 2015. The exercise involves Army engineers and other support elements to create a modular floating bridge. The soldiers are assigned to the Army Reserve's 310th Engineer Company. U.S. Army photo by Master Sgt. Michel Sauret

08/05/2015

RED FURY

Paratroopers move to their loading zone as rotor wash from a UH-60 Black Hawk caused a dust cloud during Operation Red Fury on Fort Bragg, N.C., Aug. 4, 2015. The training helped to increase the unit’s interoperability between ground and aviation units. The paratroopers are assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division's 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Capt. Adan Cazarez

08/05/2015

MAIN GUN

An M1A1 Abrams tank crew fires its 120-mm main gun during a live-fire gunnery at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, Twentynine Palms, Calif., Aug. 4, 2015. The tank crew is assigned to Alpha Company, 4th Tank Battalion. The live-fire exercise tests tank crews on their ability to work together on target accuracy. U.S. Marine Corps Photo by Lance Cpl. Julio McGraw

08/04/2015

DECK DEBRIEFING

U.S. Marines and Navy SEALs debrief during a joint visit, board, search and seizure exercise as part of composite training in the Atlantic Ocean, July 20, 2015. The Marines, assigned to Maritime Raid Force, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, and sailors assigned to the Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group are participating in the exercise to prepare for deployment to the 5th and 6th Fleet areas of responsibility this fall. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Andre Dakis

08/04/2015

ASSAULT TRAINING

A soldier fires an M2 Browning .50-caliber machine gun during Operation River Assault at a gun range on Fort Chaffee, Ark., Aug. 2, 2015. The training exercise involves Army engineers and other support elements to create a modular bridge on the water across the Arkansas River. The soldier is a member of the Army Reserve. U.S. Army photo by Master Sgt. Michel Sauret

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