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Latest photos from the 24th MEU

Apr 23, 2012

USS NEW YORK -- Maj. Dale R. Behm, right, detachment officer-in-charge of Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 261 (reinforced), 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit, explains how Marine helicopter assets are used to aid Marine reconnaissance teams with members of the Gruppo Operativo Incursori, the Italian equivalent of U.S. Navy SEALs, here, during a port visit in La Spezia, Italy, April 23, 2012. The 24th MEU along with the Navy's Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group, is currently deployed as a theater reserve and crisis response force capable of a variety of missions from full-scale combat to humanitarian assistance and disaster relief. (Official USMC photo by Cpl. Michael Petersheim/Released)

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