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6th Marines simulates combat situation

Marines with 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, analyze intelligence on their computer screens during a training command post exercise Sept. 18, 2013, inside the II Marine Expeditionary Force Simulation Center aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune. “We are doing this to refine our skills as a regimental command and control element,” said Maj. Kemper Jones, the operations officer with 6th Marines, from Richmond, Va.



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This work, 6th Marines simulates combat situation [Image 3 of 4], by LCpl Joey Mendez, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:09.18.2013

Date Posted:09.18.2013 16:11

Photo ID:1021003

VIRIN:130918-M-BW898-002

Resolution:5760x3840

Size:1.92 MB

Location:MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP LEJEUNE, NC, USGlobe

Hometown:RICHMOND, VA, US

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