Video: Hostile Town Falls Prey to Helo Company
Inserting via CH-46E Sea Knight helicopters with Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 262 (Reinforced), the Mairnes of Company G., Battalion Landing Team 2nd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, conduct a raid on a notional town. The Marines skillfully and quickly swept through the town, clearing improvised explosive devices and capturing a high-value individual. Soundbite includes LCpl. Richard Good - Rifleman with 2nd Plt., Co. G. (Hometown: Houston, TX.) Produced by Cpl. Jonathan G. Wright, Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan. Also available in High Definition. Suggested Lead: Marines with Battalion Landing Team 2nd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, Raided an enemy held town during a helicopter radi, Aug. 9. Cpl. Jonathan Wright tells us how Company G. recaptured the city and eliminated the enemy. Suggested Tag: The 31st MEU is the only continuously forward deployed MEU and is the Marine Corps' force in readiness in the Asia Pacific region.