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August 2015 Archive

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08/04/2015

EVENING PARADE

Marines march during an evening parade at Marine Barracks Washington in Washington, D.C., July 31, 2015. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, was the parade's guest of honor, and Marine Corps Commandant Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., confirmed by the Senate as the next Joint Chiefs chairman, hosted the event. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Melissa Marnell

08/04/2015

TEAM SECURITY

A U.S. Marine provides security for his team and Navy SEALs while conducting a joint visit, board, search and seizure exercise during a composite training exercise 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

SQUAT EVENT

A U.S. soldier participates in the squat event during the weightlifting competition at the Rock Fitness Center on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 18, 2015.The service members competed in the squat, deadlift and bench press events during the weightlifting competition. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class David Wheeler

08/06/2015

EYE EXAM

U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. William Hill, an optometrist, examines a patient's eye at a Continuing Promise 2015 medical site at a grammar school in Roseau, Dominica, July 31, 2015. The operation conducts humanitarian and other civil-military missions in partner nations and shows U.S. support and commitment to Central and South America and the Caribbean. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Deven Leigh Ellis

08/04/2015

FINAL MUSTER

A Marine veteran, left, speaks to Marine Corps Capt. Jason T. Smith on Marine Corps Air Station New River, N.C., Aug. 4, 2015. Veterans of the 4th Marine Division and their families visited the 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. Smith is an air officer with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 464. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Christopher Q. Stone

08/04/2015

BEFORE SURGERY

U.S. Navy Cmdr. William Cavill examines a child before her surgery aboard Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Comfort during Continuing Promise 2015 in Roseau, Dominica, Aug. 3, 2015. The medical care is part of Continuing Promise, a civil-military effort that includes humanitarian-civil assistance, subject matter expert exchanges, medical, dental, veterinary and engineering support. Cavill is an anesthesiologist assigned to Naval Hospital Pensacola Fla. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Lance Hartung

08/04/2015

ON THE RUN

U.S sailors run after setting the chocks and chains for an MV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft on the flight deck of the amphibious dock landing ship USS Ashland in the Timor Sea, July 28, 2015. The Ashland, assigned to the Bonhomme Richard Expeditionary Strike Group, is patrolling in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations. The Osprey is assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 265. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class David A. Cox

08/03/2015

SCANNING THE HORIZON

Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Patrick W. Mendoza uses binoculars to scan the horizon for aircraft during Red Flag 2015 at Tonopah Test Range, Nev., July 23, 2015. Mendoza is a low altitude air defense gunner assigned to 2nd Low Altitude Air Defense Battalion, Bravo Battery. The aerial combat exercise trains U.S., NATO and other partners for air combat situations. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Derek L. Picklesimer

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