U.S. Marines, Sailors and Thai Marines Conduct Training During Carat Exercise in Hat Yao, Thailand

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Marine Corps Pfc. Orlando Gonzalez provides security for his fire team during an amphibious raid exercise with Thai marines during Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training 2013 in Hat Yao, Thailand, June 10, 2013. Gonzalez is assigned to India Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division. CARAT is a series of bilateral exercises held annually in Southeast Asia to strengthen relationships and enhance force readiness. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. John C. Lamb
  • U.S. Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Raphael Claxton, front right, provides security for fellow squad members during an amphibious raid exercise with Thai marines during Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training 2013 in Hat Yao, Thailand, June 10, 2013. Claxton is assigned to India Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. John C. Lamb
  • U.S. Marines and sailors conduct an amphibious raid exercise with Thai marines during Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training 2013 in Hat Yao, Thailand, June 10, 2013. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Jay C. Pugh
  • U.S. Marines and sailors provides security for fellow squad members during an amphibious raid exercise with Thai marines during Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training 2013 in Hat Yao, Thailand, June 10, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. John C. Lamb
  • U.S. Marines and sailors meet with Thai marines after an amphibious raid exercise during Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training 2013 at Camp Samae San near Sattahip, Thailand, June 10, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. John C. Lamb
  • U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Roger Skilling operates an assault amphibious vehicle during a simulated amphibious raid event with Thai marines during Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training 2013 in Hat Yao, Thailand, June 10, 2013. Skilling is assigned to the 2nd Assault Amphibian Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, attached to Combat Assault Battalion, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. John C. Lamb
  • U.S. Marines and sailors in amphibious assault vehicles approach Hat Yao beach in preparation for a joint amphibious assault exercise with Thai marines during Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training 2013 in Hat Yao, Thailand, June 10, 2013. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Amanda S. Kitchner
  • U.S. Marines and sailors conduct an amphibious raid exercise with Thai marines during Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training 2013 in Hat Yao, Thailand, June 10, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. John C. Lamb
  • U.S. Marines exit a building during joint amphibious assault training with Thai marines during Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training 2013 in Hat Yao, Thailand, June 10, 2013. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Melissa K. Russell
  • U.S. Marines and sailors observe operations from a beach during a joint amphibious assault training with Thai marines during Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training 2013 in Hat Yao, Thailand, June 10, 2013. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Melissa K. Russell