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Photo: U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Dakota A. Fillers, a motor transport operator assigned to Truck Company Alpha, Headquarters Battalion, 1st Marine Division, simulates using a metal detector to sweep the ground for simulated improvised explosive devices May 3, 2013 in Twenty-nine Palms, Calif. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Jacob H. Harrer/Released)

It was a routine training convoy, but with a twist. Truck Company Alpha’s training chief had a trick up his sleeve to make sure his Marines learned how to spot improvised explosive devices.
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dental

4th Dental Battalion assists Alaskan people during Arctic Care 2013 – a multi-service humanitarian and training program taking place above the Arctic Circle in Alaska.
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Phot: Pfc. Dylan Murphy and Pfc. Nicholas Reis, infantrymen assigned to Company C, 1st Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, spar during the Marine Corps Martial Arts Program May 13, 2013, at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. D. J. Wu/Released)

Pfc. Dylan Murphy and Pfc. Nicholas Reis spar during the Marine Corps Martial Arts Program May 13, 2013, at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif.
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Photo: Staff Sgt. Natividad Herrera, assigned to Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 364, holds his daughters for the first time in eight months during a homecoming ceremony aboard Marine Corps Air Station Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 13, 2013. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Christopher Johns/Released)

Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Natividad Herrera, assigned to Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 364, holds his daughters for the first time in eight months during a homecoming ceremony on Marine Corps Air Station Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 13, 2013.
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USMC Officer

Upon completion of Officer Candidates School (OCS), Marines are commissioned as Marine Corps Officers—sworn protectors of the United States and her constitution.
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