Images: 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit Kilo Company Corpsmen Train in Bulgaria [Image 21 of 27]
Seaman Tony Polites, a hospital corpsman with Kilo Company, 3rd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit, and Miami native, completes a safety check on a Squad Automatic Weapon aboard the Nova Selo Training Area in Sliven, Bulgaria, May 28. Polites is training to qualify for the Fleet Marine Force pin. Kilo Co. Marines are in Bulgaria to conduct training at the joint Bulgarian-American training base. This is the first time U.S. Marines have conducted this kind of training in Bulgaria. The 22nd MEU is currently serving as the theater reserve force for U.S. European Command.
Date Posted:05.31.2009 10:31