Images: Realistic Urban Training [Image 6 of 15]
Photo by Lance Cpl. Santiago G. Colon Jr.
A machine gunner with Company K, Battalion Landing Team 3/8, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, fires on targets downrange with a M249 Squad Automatic Weapon during a company live-fire exercise as part of Realistic Urban Training aboard Fort A.P. Hill, Va., June 7. During the 18-day training evolution, the MEU will conduct several urban training exercises as part of its pre-deployment training. The urban environment is among the most challenging tactical environments MEU Marines may face. 26th MEU is scheduled to deploy later this fall.
Date Posted:06.09.2010 11:22
Location:FORT A.P. HILL, VA, US