Images: 31st MEU, Thai Marines conduct bilateral boat raid [Image 11 of 12]
Photo by Lance Cpl. Katelyn Hunter
Lance Cpl. Levi Hansmeier, a rifleman with Company B., Battalion Landing Team 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, and native of Minneapolis, Minn., waits to move forward with Royal Thai Marines during a bilateral boat raid as a part of exercise Cobra Gold 2013 here, Feb. 15. Cobra Gold is an annual exercise that includes numerous multilateral events ranging from amphibious assaults to non-combatant evacuation operations. The training aims to improve interoperability between the United States, the Kingdom of Thailand, and many other participating countries. The 31st MEU is the only continuously forward-deployed MEU and is the Marine Corps' force in readiness in the Asia-Pacific region.
Date Posted:02.16.2013 00:14
Location:HAT YAO, TH