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Gunnery Sgt. Ralph J. Trotta, the operations chief serving with 2nd Battalion, 23rd Marine Regiment, describes his battalion's role during Exercise Dawn Blitz. The reserve infantry battalion will participate as the defending forces against 2nd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment. Trotta also discusses the unique capabilities and challenges of training a reserve unit. Available in High Definition.


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This work, Reserve Marines Defend Urban Terrain During Exercise Dawn Blitz (Interview-Trotta), by Sgt Jacob Harrer, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:06.26.2013

Date Posted:06.27.2013 12:04AM

Category:Interviews

Video ID:294834

VIRIN:130626-M-XZ121-001

Filename:DOD_100848327

Length:00:06:39

Location:CAMP PENDLETON, CA, USGlobe

Hometown:LAS VEGAS, NV, US

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