Camera Icon

Images: USS Bonhomme Richard operations [Image 3 of 3]

Photo by Cpl. Codey UnderwoodSmall RSS IconSubscriptions Icon

USS Bonhomme Richard operations

Marines and Sailors with the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit and Amphibious Squadron 11 “man the rails” of the ship while pulling into port in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia here, Aug. 16. The 31st MEU and PHIBRON 11 recently participated in exercise Talisman Saber 2013, a biennial event designed to provide the realistic and relevant training necessary to maintain security, peace and stability in the Asia Pacific region. The 31st MEU is the Marine Corps’ force in readiness in the Asia-Pacific and the only continuously forward deployed MEU. (Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Codey Underwood)



Web Views
54
Downloads
1

Podcast Hits
0



Public Domain Mark
This work, USS Bonhomme Richard operations [Image 3 of 3], by Cpl Codey Underwood, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:08.16.2013

Date Posted:08.16.2013 01:17

Photo ID:996506

VIRIN:130816-M-FF989-123

Resolution:2784x1856

Size:1.06 MB

Location:SYDNEY, AUGlobe

Gallery Images

More Like This

  • Marines and Sailors with the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit carry bags down the stairs while disembarking the USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) to end their regularly scheduled Fall Patrol here, Sept. 25. The unit returned after spending nearly three months patrolling the Asia-Pacific region and conducting bilateral training exercises with the Australian Defense Forces. The 31st MEU is the only continuously forward-deployed MEU and is the Marine Corps’ force in readiness in the Asia-Pacific region.
  • Marines with the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit walk past a stack of bags while disembarking the USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) to end their regularly scheduled Fall Patrol here, Sept. 25. The unit returned after spending nearly three months patrolling the Asia-Pacific region and conducting bilateral training exercises with the Australian Defense Forces. The 31st MEU is the only continuously forward-deployed MEU and is the Marine Corps’ force in readiness in the Asia-Pacific region.
  • Marines and Sailors with the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit and USS Bonhomme Richard paint a mural with young patients of the Sydney Children's Hospital here, Aug. 19. Twenty Marines and Sailors of the 31st MEU and the USS Bonhomme Richard visited the hospital after completing the bilateral exercise Talisman Saber 2013. The service members interacted with children throughout the various hospital wards by playing games, painting, and talking to bedridden children.  The 31st MEU is the Marine Corps' force in readiness in the Asia-Pacific region and is the only continuously forward-deployed MEU. (Official U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Jonathan G. Wright)
  • Lance Cpl. Ryan Sparrow, a radio operator with the Command Element, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, and a native of Spearfish, S.D., boards the USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) here, Feb. 25. More than 2,200 Marines and sailors from all elements of the 31st MEU embarked on the BHR, USS Denver (LPD 9) and the USS Ashland (LSD 48) for its regularly scheduled Spring Patrol. The 31st MEU is the Marine Corps’ force in readiness for the Asia-Pacific and is only continuously forward-deployed MEU. (Photo by Cpl. Henry Antenor)

Images Tags

Options

  • Army
  • Marines
  • Navy
  • Air Force
  • Coast Guard
  • National Guard

HOLIDAY GREETINGS

SELECT A HOLIDAY:

VIDEO ON DEMAND

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Youtube
  • Flickr