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Latest photos from the 24th MEU

Jan 14, 2012

(Right) Lance Cpl. Nicholas Verdisco, a bulk fuel specialist with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron VMM-261 (Reinforced), 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit, prepares to fuel an MV-22 Osprey with a Helicopter Expedient Refueling System, here, Jan. 14, 2012. The Marines refueled the aircraft to support a simulated airfield seizure at Farmville Municipal Airport as part of the 24th MEU’s Realistic Urban Training (RUT) exercise scheduled Jan. 5-20. RUT focuses on conducting off-base missions near the town of Farmville, Va., to prepare for the various operations they may conduct during their upcoming deployment.

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