Marines Participate in Exercise Guahan Shield in Guam

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Marines begin training with a small-arms marking system similar to paintball in an urban-terrain environment to practice unit cohesion and combat readiness during Guahan Shield 2013, an exercise on Naval Computer and Telecommunications Station, Guam, March 12, 2013. The exercise helps troops from multiple services build skills to respond to crises and contingency operations in the Asia-Pacific region. The Marines are assigned to the 3rd Marine Division's Lima Company, 3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Expeditionary Force. U.S. Marine Corps photos by Lance Cpl. Jeraco Jenkins
  • Marines begin training with a small-arms marking system similar to paintball in an urban-terrain environment to practice unit cohesion and combat readiness during Guahan Shield 2013 on Naval Computer and Telecommunications Station, Guam, March 12, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photos by Lance Cpl. Jeraco Jenkins
  • Marines enter a building in an urban-terrain environment to practice unit cohesion and combat readiness during Exercise Guahan Shield 2013 on Naval Computer and Telecommunications Station, Guam, March 12, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photos by Lance Cpl. Jeraco Jenkins
  • Marines learn detention procedures in an urban-terrain environment to practice unit cohesion and combat readiness during Guahan Shield 2013 on Naval Computer and Telecommunications Station, Guam, March 12, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photos by Lance Cpl. Jeraco Jenkins
  • Marines continue training in an urban-terrain environment to practice unit cohesion and combat readiness during Guahan Shield 2013 on Naval Computer and Telecommunications Station, Guam, March 12, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photos by Lance Cpl. Jeraco Jenkins
  • Marines conclude training in an urban-terrain environment to practice unit cohesion and combat readiness during Guahan Shield 2013 on Naval Computer and Telecommunications Station, Guam, March 12, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photos by Lance Cpl. Jeraco Jenkins