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Photo: U.S. Marines with 1st Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, train soldiers from Japan Ground Self-Defense Force to prepare 84mm Carl Gustav recoiless rifles during Exercise Iron Fist 2014 aboard Camp Pendleton, Calif., Feb. 7, 2014.

U.S. Marines train Japan Ground Self-Defense Force soldiers to prepare 84mm Carl Gustav recoiless rifles during Exercise Iron Fist 2014 aboard Camp Pendleton, Calif., Feb. 7, 2014.
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Exercise Cobra Gold 2014

A U.S. Navy Corpsman provides medical attention for a Royal Thai Marine after the conclusion of a rehearsal for the a combined amphibious landing demonstration conducted as part of Exercise Cobra Gold 2014 at Hat Yao beach, Rayong, Thailand, Feb. 13, 2014.
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The Marines of the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit go through a seven-month gauntlet of pre-deployment training.
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Graphic: Kiss to remember ( Graphic by Petty Officer 2nd Class Bryan Niegel) Photo: Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Cody Ryan shares a moment with his fiancée, Mary Kate Sheehan, after returning from a seven-month deployment to Afghanistan Feb. 2. Ryan greeted Sheehan by getting on one knee and proposing. Sheehan accepted. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Victor Arriaga/ Released)

When returning home there are many questions a service member might want to ask his friends and family. However, for this Marine there was only one.
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Photo: A U.S. Marine Corps sentry circles a truck Jan. 28, 2014, during Iron Fist 2014 in Twentynine Palms, Calif. Iron Fist is a three-week bilateral training event held annually between the U.S. Marine Corps and the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force designed to increase interoperability between the two services while aiding the Japanese in their continued development of amphibious capabilities. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Jamean R. Berry /Released)

A Marine Corps sentry circles a truck Jan. 28, during Iron Fist 2014 on Twentynine Palms, Calif.
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