24TH MEU MARINES HEIGHTEN ABILITIES - PHOTO ESSAY

7 Nov 2000 | Sgt. Kevin Dolloson

Marines and Sailors of the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit's BLT 2/8 are currently enhancing their abilities to overcome obstacles, like mountains or buildings, by scaling and rappelling the mountains of West Virginia as a part of Phase II of Special Operations Training Group's Assault Climbers Course.  The photos attached depict the first day of training in West Virginia's Coopers Rock State Park.

Follow the 24th MEU pre-deployment on their website at www.usmc.mil/24meu.