Marines Conduct Live-fire Training on Camp Pendleton, Calif.

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Marines fill sandbags to prepare targets and objectives for live-fire training on Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif., Aug. 12, 2013. The Marines are assigned to Echo Company, 2nd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment. The company conducted day and night platoon attacks as one of its last training exercises before deploying to support the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Joseph Scanlan
  • Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Tyler North patrols across the hills before his platoon begins live-fire training on Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif., Aug. 12, 2013. North, a team leader, is assigned to Echo Company, 2nd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Joseph Scanlan
  • Marines engage targets from a cleared trench during live-fire training on Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif., Aug. 12, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Joseph Scanlan
  • Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Pablo Ruiz, center, engages a target with an AT-4 light anti-armor weapon on Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif., Aug. 12, 2013. Ruiz, a rifleman, is assigned to Echo Company, 2nd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Joseph Scanlan
  • Marines cool off after filling hundreds of sandbags to prepare targets and objectives for live-fire training on Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif., Aug. 12, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Joseph Scanlan