Images: Communication, Data Marines work together to gain service during ITX [Image 1 of 5]
Corporal Steven Rice, data specialist, Headquarters and Service Company, 3rd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, gains access to a satellite using a Support Wide Area Network (SWAN) to gain communications for the battalion during an integrated training exercise here, Aug. 13, 2013. Rice, 22, a native of Littleton, Colo., is in charge with setting up, operating and maintaining the SWAN to ensure the Marines in the battalion can communicate with one another. The ITX is a month long training event the Marines go through prior to deployment.
Date Posted:12.16.2013 23:27
Location:MARINE CORPS AIR GROUND COMBAT CENTER TWENTYNINE PALMS, CA, US
Hometown:LITTLETON, CO, US