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Latest photos from the 24th MEU

Dec 18, 2011

Marines with Bravo Company, Battalion Landing Team 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit, push towards their objective during a raid training scenario Dec. 18. The Marines were inserted on Camp Lejeune from amphibious ships of Amphibious Squadron 8 (PHIBRON 8) positioned 3-5 miles off the coast of North Carolina with the task of assaulting an enemy position inland. The training was a culminating event as part of Composite Training Unit Exercise (COMPTUEX), a three-week exercise with 24th MEU embarked at sea to develop cohesion with PHIBRON 8 in conducting amphibious operations, crisis response, and limited contingency operations while operating from the sea.

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