Images: 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit hosts French Foreign Legion aboard USS Nassau [Image 1 of 3]
Col. Pete Petronzio, commanding officer, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit, explains the functions of the Marine operations center aboard USS Nassau to Col. Thierry Burkard, commanding officer of the French Foreign Legion's 13th Demi-Brigade March, 31, 2010. The 24th MEU hosted a visit with a team of French soldiers from the 13th Demi-Brigade as a key leader engagement between the U.S. and French units in an effort to reinforce military ties and familiarize the French with the unique, Marine-Navy team that comprises a Marine Expeditionary Unit.
Date Posted:04.01.2010 11:20
Location:USS NASSAU, AT SEA