Images: 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit 2012 Deployment [Image 10 of 16]
Lance Cpl. Vincent Russo, an anti-tank missileman with Weapons Company, Battalion Landing Team 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit, stands behind an M-2 50 cal. heavy machine gun as he provides security aboard the USS New York anchored here, May 1, 2012. The 24th MEU, along with the Navy's Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group, is currently deployed throughout the region as a theater reserve and crisis response force.