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    Large Scale Exercise 2021 [Image 5 of 14]

    Large Scale Exercise 2021

    KEKAHA, HAWAII, UNITED STATES

    08.15.2021

    Photo by Cpl. Luke Cohen 

    U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Pacific

    Artillery Marines from 1st Battalion, 12th Marines provide security as a Marine KC-130J loadmaster deploys a Navy Marine Expeditionary Ship Interdiction System launcher aboard Pacific Missile Range Facility Barking Sands, Hawaii, Aug. 15, 2021. After striking a naval target ship with two Naval Strike Missiles, 1/12 rehearsed tactical displacement and relocation. A key component of the Marine Corps’ Force Design 2030, expeditionary advanced base operations include low-signature, dispersed teams of Marines holding a potential adversary’s ships at risk from long-range precision strike weapons, providing sea control and contributing to sea denial in support of the Fleet. The training, part of Large Scale Exercise 2021, allowed Marines to refine support to distributed maritime operations by providing expeditionary advanced base operations and littoral operations in a contested environment. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Luke Cohen, released)

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    Date Taken: 08.15.2021
    Date Posted: 08.17.2021 17:40
    Photo ID: 6786813
    VIRIN: 210815-M-LC313-1450
    Resolution: 4286x3061
    Size: 2.27 MB
    Location: KEKAHA, HAWAII, US

    Web Views: 1,095
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