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Marines prep for KMEP 13-8

Marines execute preparation fire training at Rodriguez Live-Fire Complex, Republic of Korea Aug. 16 prior to Korean Marine Exchange Program 13-8. The U.S. Marine Corps artillerymen will train with ROK Marines, exchanging standard operating procedures and comparing capabilities. The artillerymen are with India Battery, 3rd Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, currently assigned to 3rd Bn., 12th Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, under the unit deployment program. The photographer used a combination of low light and a slow shutter speed to create a ghostlike effect on the faster-moving subjects. Photo by Lance Cpl. Kasey Peacock



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This work, Marines prep for KMEP 13-8, by LCpl David Hersey, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:08.16.2013

Date Posted:08.22.2013 02:06

Photo ID:1000530

VIRIN:130816-M-FD301-029

Resolution:4256x3241

Size:4.59 MB

Location:RODRIGUEZ LIVE FIRE COMPLEX, KR

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