Images: 3rd Bn., 7th Marines hone counterinsurgency tactics [Image 2 of 14]
Photo by Cpl. Corey Dabney
Lance Cpl. Ryan Essink, rifleman, Kilo Company, 3rd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, examines a role-player who was wounded by an improvised explosive device during the battalion's Integrated Training Exercise here, Aug. 9, 2013. Essink, 19, a native of Grand Island, Neb., and the Marines in his squad saved the lives of two role-players who were wounded in the explosion. The ITX is a training exercise held at the Combat Center to prepare Marines for a combat deployment.
Date Posted:09.04.2013 19:44
Location:MARINE CORPS AIR GROUND COMBAT CENTER TWENTYNINE PALMS, CA, US
Hometown:GRAND ISLAND, NE, US