Images: 31st MEU Marines train for urban combat [Image 6 of 8]
Photo by Lance Cpl. Andrew Kuppers
A Marine with Weapons Company, Battalion Landing Team 2nd Battalion, 5th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, lies prone after being shot by the opposing force during urban combat training here, Feb 8. The Marines utilized Special Effects Small Arms Marking System (SESAMS) rounds and a Military Operations on Urban Terrain facility to simulate actual combat. The 31st MEU is the Marine Corps’ force in readiness in the Asia-Pacific region and is the only continuously forward-deployed MEU.
Date Posted:02.11.2014 22:38
Location:CENTRAL TRAINING AREA, OKINAWA, JP