U.S., Philippine Marines Participate in Amphibious Exercise in Philippines

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Wesley V. McCracken, standing third from left, speaks to Philippine and U.S. Marines while participating in Amphibious Landing Exercise 14 on Naval Station Leovigildo Gantioqui in San Antonio, Zambales province, Philippines, Oct. 3, 2013. McCracken, an assaultman, is assigned to the 3rd Marine Expeditionary Brigade, 3rd Marine Expeditionary Force. The training exercise is designed to improve the interoperability, readiness and professional relationships between the U.S. Marine Corps and partner nations. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jeraco J. Jenkins
  • U.S. Marines assemble an M1A2 Bangalore torpedo while participating in Amphibious Landing Exercise 14 on Naval Station Leovigildo Gantioqui in San Antonio, Zambales province, Philippines, Oct. 3, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jeraco J. Jenkins
  • U.S. Marines couple together an M1A2 Bangalore torpedo while participating in Amphibious Landing Exercise 14 on Naval Station Leovigildo Gantioqui in San Antonio, Zambales province, Philippines, Oct. 3, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jeraco J. Jenkins
  • U.S. Marines observe while Philippine marines Sgt. Angelih R. Luna, left, and Staff Sgt. Joseph Rigor P. Derilo attach detonating cord to blocks of a plastic explosive while participating in Amphibious Landing Exercise 14 on Naval Station Leovigildo Gantioqui in San Antonio, Zambales province, Philippines, Oct. 3, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jeraco J. Jenkins
  • U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Wesley V. McCracken detonates a slider charge while participating in Amphibious Landing Exercise 14 on Naval Station Leovigildo Gantioqui in San Antonio, Zambales province, Philippines, Oct. 3, 2013. McCracken, an assaultman, is assigned to the 3rd Marine Expeditionary Brigade, 3rd Marine Expeditionary Force. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jeraco J. Jenkins
  • U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Wesley V. McCracken attaches a timed fuse to an M1A2 Bangalore torpedo while participating in Amphibious Landing Exercise 14 on Naval Station Leovigildo Gantioqui in San Antonio, Zambales province, Philippines, Oct. 3, 2013. McCracken, an assaultman, is assigned to the 3rd Marine Expeditionary Brigade, 3rd Marine Expeditionary Force. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jeraco J. Jenkins
  • U.S. Marines set a linear charge to a obstacle during Amphibious Landing Exercise 14 on Naval Station Leovigildo Gantioqui in San Antonio, Zambales province, Philippines, Oct. 3, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jeraco J. Jenkins
  • Philippine marine corps Sgt. Michael T. Sefiosa observes the detonation of a doughnut charge on a door during Amphibious Landing Exercise 14 on Naval Station Leovigildo Gantioqui in San Antonio, Zambales province, Philippines, Oct. 3, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jeraco J. Jenkins