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‘Every Marine a rifleman,’ some push for machine-gunner

Marines serving with Marine Air Support Squadron 3, estimate distances and draw sketches of possible targets while conducting the range cards portion of the non-infantry machine gunner’s course at 1st Marine Division Schools here, Jan. 9, 2013. During the training, the Marines drew prominent landmarks and calculate distances to their targets. This portion of the course simulated trading places with another machine-gunner while adjusting fire using his range card. (Official United States Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Corey Dabney.)



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This work, ‘Every Marine a rifleman,’ some push for machine-gunner [Image 4 of 6], by Cpl Corey Dabney, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:01.09.2013

Date Posted:01.10.2013 21:26

Photo ID:812528

VIRIN:130109-M-HQ478-118

Resolution:5184x3456

Size:5.56 MB

Location:MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, CA, USGlobe

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