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Spartans dig into fundamentals, prove their mettle during armored gunnery

An M2A3 Bradley Fighting Vehicle from Company B, 1st Battalion, 64th Armor Regiment “Desert Rogues," 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, sits on deck, ready to begin its gunnery Table VI qualification here at Range Red Cloud, Nov. 4. The gunnery is a crew-level mounted gunnery, and consists of crews conducting Tables II-VI. Each table has a specific purpose, which collective builds the crew up in proficiency until the last table, table VI, which consists of numerous targets and maneuvers, where the crew attempts to qualify on the vehicle. The 2nd ABCT has been conducting gunnery for more than a month now and is still far from finished. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Richard Wrigley, 2nd ABCT, 3rd ID, Public Affairs NCO)



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This work, Spartans dig into fundamentals, prove their mettle during armored gunnery [Image 7 of 8], by SGT Richard Wrigley, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:11.04.2013

Date Posted:11.18.2013 01:46

Photo ID:1054763

VIRIN:131104-A-CW513-615

Resolution:3764x2592

Size:5.84 MB

Location:FORT STEWART, GA, USGlobe

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