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MSSG-24 receives their combat load of ammo: Photo Essay

17 Jul 2004 | Sgt. Zachary A. Bathon 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit

A line of Marines and sailors from the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit snaked around a logistical vehicle system here as each Marine waited patiently for his or her combat load of ammunition July 17. The Marines and sailors were assigned to MEU Service Support Group 24, currently making preparations for movement from Kuwait to Iraq.The MEU arrived in Kuwait more than a week ago and has been acclimating to the harsh temperatures and preparing gear and equipment for their final movement north.