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U.S. NAVY 6TH FLEET AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (Nov. 11, 2012) -- Marines and Sailors with the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit and Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group celebrate the 237th Marine Corps birthday aboard the ships of the Iwo Jima ARG, Nov. 10-11, 2012. The 24th MEU is deployed with the Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group and is currently in the 6th Fleet Area of Responsibility as a disaster relief and crisis response force. Since deploying in March, they have supported a variety of missions in the U.S. Central and European Commands, assisted the Navy in safeguarding sea lanes, and conducted various bilateral and unilateral training events in several countries in the Middle East and Africa. The 24th MEU is scheduled to return to their home bases in North Carolina later this year.


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This work, 24th MEU celebrates 237th Marine Corps birthday at sea, by 1LT Joshua Larson, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:11.11.2012

Date Posted:11.12.2012 4:07PM

Category:Package

Video ID:176432

VIRIN:121111-M-FR139-001

Filename:DOD_100629749

Length:00:01:38

Location:AT SEA

Hometown:CAMP LEJEUNE, NC, US

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