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August 9, 2012

Where in the World August 9, 2012

Photo by Cpl. John Robbart III
Gunnery Sgt. Rodolfo Gonzalez, disbursing chief, Sgt. Lionel E. Smith, disbursing non-commissioned officer-in-charge, 1st Lt. Clayton L. Wiggins, disbursing officer, Lance Cpl. Freddie Richardson, disbursing clerk, all with the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit Disbursing Office, participate in a morning physical training session on the flight deck of the USS Peleliu, July 30. The Disbursing Office assists Marines and sailors of the MEU by replacing cash with Marine Cash cards to make purchases while embarked on ships in the Peleliu Amphibious Ready Group.

Staff Sgt. Bryan Robbins, platoon sergeant for 3rd plt., Company G., Battalion Landing Team 2nd Battalion, 1st Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, calls for mortar support during a live-fire exercise here, July 13.

Marines with Company G., Battalion Landing Team 2nd Battalion, 1st Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, launch a volley of mortars for suppression during a live-fire exercise here, July 13. The 31st MEU is the only continuously forward-deployed ME.

Marine Corps Military Free Fall Instructors assigned to Marine Detachment – Fort Bragg, release the ashes of Sgt. Brett Jaffe (1971-2012), a Marine rigger, above Phillips Drop Zone at Yuma Proving Grounds, Ariz., on July 26, 2012. “It was an honor and privilege to take this Marine on his last jump and give him a proper hail and farewell,” said Staff Sgt. Marty Rhett. Marines in photo (clockwise, starting with the flag): Gunnery Sgt. Brian Boger, Gunnery Sgt. Mike Latham, Gunnery Sgt. Jimmy Smith, Staff Sgt. Lennie Castro, Staff Sgt. Seth Wright, Staff Sgt. Marty Rhett.




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