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24th Marine Expeditionary Unit

II Marine Expeditionary Force

Camp Lejeune, NC
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Marines and Sailors with Combat Logistics Battalion 24, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit, and Charlie Company, Battalion Landing Team 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 24th MEU, push a Killer Tomato, a target used for shooting at sea, off the side of the ship, Feb. 3. The Marines and Sailors spent the day firing M-240B medium machine guns and M-249 squad automatic weapons off the back of Internally Transportable Vehicles. The training took place during the 24th MEU’s Certification Exercise (CERTEX) with Amphibious Squadron 8 (PHIBRON 8) scheduled Jan. 27 to Feb. 17, which includes a series of missions intended to evaluate and certify the unit for their upcoming deployment.
120203-M-0000B-000.jpg Photo By: Sgt. Richard Blumenstein

Feb 3, 2012
USS Gunston Hall, N.C. - Marines and Sailors with Combat Logistics Battalion 24, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit, and Charlie Company, Battalion Landing Team 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 24th MEU, push a Killer Tomato, a target used for shooting at sea, off the side of the ship, Feb. 3. The Marines and Sailors spent the day firing M-240B medium machine guns and M-249 squad automatic weapons off the back of Internally Transportable Vehicles. The training took place during the 24th MEU’s Certification Exercise (CERTEX) with Amphibious Squadron 8 (PHIBRON 8) scheduled Jan. 27 to Feb. 17, which includes a series of missions intended to evaluate and certify the unit for their upcoming deployment.


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