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Photo: Marines with Charlie Battery, Gun 2, 1st Battalion, 10th Marine Regiment, fire off a 155mm round to a target located by forward observers during Operation Rolling Thunder at Fort Bragg, N.C. Oct. 18. The reason for the field operation was to practice basic fundamentals in a larger and new environment so Marines were able to gain knowledge and experience in a deployment mindset. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Austin Long)

Marines with Charlie Battery, Gun 2, 1st Battalion, 10th Marine Regiment, fire off a 155mm round to a target located by forward observers
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Sailors from stationed aboard the USS Tortuga visited children at the Helping Hands Healing Hearts Children’s Recovery Unit in Subic Bay.
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Photo: Parachute Rigger Marines with Combat Logistics Regiment-2 line up and walk towards the UH-1Y for a static line parachute jump at Auxiliary Airfield 2, Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Oct. 5. During deployments, parachute riggers airdrop logistical supplies to forward operating bases that cannot be reached by convoys. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Zachary Scanlon)

Parachute Rigger Marines with Combat Logistics Regiment-2 line up and walk towards the UH-1Y for a static line parachute jump at Auxiliary Airfield 2, Marine Corps Air Station Yuma
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Marine wives, discover what a day is like in the uniform of a United States Marine.
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An AV-8B Harrier II Plus with Marine Attack Squadron 211, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (Forward), awaits its next mission on the tarmac at Camp Bastion, Afghanistan, Sept. 18, 2012. The aircraft provides air support to the ground units throughout Helmand and Nimroz provinces. Despite a roller coaster week for the squadron, VMA-211 remains fully operational and continues to provide support to ground troops throughout Regional Command Southwest’s area of operations. Photo by Cpl. Timothy Lenzo

Sgt. Rasheem Thomas never thought his first night working on Camp Bastion would turn into a gun battle with 15 insurgents.
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