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‘Gator Bn.’ stays flexible in training

Sergeant William P. Reckley, a section leader with 2nd Assault Amphibian Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, from Ayden, N.C., orders his squad via hand-signals during an assault on Mobile MOUT Town aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, Oct. 20, 2013. “‘Amtrackers’ are known for being flexible and being able to conduct any mission, whether it’s assaulting a beach and taking it over or supporting the infantry in an urban environment; both of those are gained by doing this training,” said 1st Lt. Michael Bianca, a platoon commander with the battalion, and Huntsville, Ala., native.



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This work, ‘Gator Bn.’ stays flexible in training [Image 6 of 11], by LCpl Joey Mendez, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:10.20.2013

Date Posted:10.23.2013 15:15

Photo ID:1038946

VIRIN:131020-M-BW898-008

Resolution:5373x3022

Size:10.47 MB

Location:MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP LEJEUNE, NC, USGlobe

Hometown:AYDEN, NC, US

Hometown:HUNTSVILLE, AL, US

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