Train for effect

Story by Cpl Shannon Kroening on 02/02/2017 Camp Lejeune, N.C.- The Marines of 2nd Battalion, 10th Marine Battery conducted a training exercise while utilizing M777 howitzers to maximize their combat readiness at Camp Lejeune, N.C., Feb. 1st, 2017. The M777 howitzer is a 155mm weapon system used by the Marine
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2nd MarDiv Marines Hike 50 Miles

Story by Sgt Anthony Mesa on 02/01/2017 A sense of tradition is not an unusual concept for a United States Marine, but rather is understood as an integral part of the Marine Corps' history. Knowing this, it is easy to see why Marines with 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary
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Camp Pendleton Hosts Marine West Expo 2017

CAMP PENDLETON, Calif Camp Pendleton Marines, Sailors, and civilian personnel had a chance to preview the latest in military technology during the Marine West Expo here, Feb. 1-2. The exposition is an event showcasing new gear, gadgets and equipment to Marines from hundreds of vendors from around the world. The
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Wheels Rolling: 2nd LAR conducts desert training

Story by LCpl Jonathan Sosner on 02/01/2017 Tucked away in the mountains, the Marines were waking up and getting ready to start the day when incoming mortar rounds started crashing down around them. They scrambled to set up tactical security positions, as many of their fellow Marines were stopped in
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Corpsmen train to save the Corps' men

Story by LCpl Ashley Lawson on 01/31/2017 Navy corpsmen with 2nd Medical Battalion, participated in Naval Medical Augmentation Program training at Camp Lejeune, N.C., January 23-27, 2017. The NMAP training is specifically designed for shock trauma platoons and forward resuscitation surgical units. The training is held prior to deployments to
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AAV Marines hit the water

Story by Sgt Clemente Garcia on 01/26/2017 Marines with 2nd Assault Amphibian Battalion, 2nd Marine Division conducted ship-to-shore training with the sailors aboard the USS New York (LPD 21) during a training evolution near Onslow Beach at Camp Lejeune, N.C., Jan. 18-20, 2017. The purpose of this training was to
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