U.S. Marines Conduct Mission Rehearsal on Camp Leatherneck

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Derek Turner rehearses a mission brief on Camp Leatherneck in Helmand province, Afghanistan, July 20, 2013. Turner, a squad leader, is assigned to Fox Company, 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, Regimental Combat Team 7. The Marines and sailors conducted the rehearsal to prepare for a partnered operation with their Afghan counterparts. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Marines listen to a rehearsal briefing on Camp Leatherneck in Helmand province, Afghanistan, July 20, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Derek Turner, left, directs his Marines during mission rehearsals on Camp Leatherneck in Helmand province, Afghanistan, July 20, 2013. Turner, a squad leader, is assigned to Fox Company, 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Marines setup an M224 60mm mortar during mission rehearsals on Camp Leatherneck in Helmand province, Afghanistan, July 20, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Marines Corps Lance Cpl. Jonathan Robertson adjusts the deflection and elevation on an M224 60mm mortar during mission rehearsals on Camp Leatherneck in Helmand province, Afghanistan, July 20, 2013. Robertson, a mortarman, is assigned to Fox Company, 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Travis Mcfarland talks to the leaders of his team on a radio during mission rehearsals on Camp Leatherneck in Helmand provicne, Afghanistan, July 20, 2013. Mcfarland, a machine gunner, is assigned to Fox Company, 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Marines tear down an M224 60mm mortar during mission rehearsals on Camp Leatherneck in Helmand provicne, Afghanistan, July 20, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Travis Mcfarland gives a signal to his team during mission rehearsals on Camp Leatherneck in Helmand provicne, Afghanistan, July 20, 2013. Mcfarland, a machine gunner, is assigned to Fox Company, 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Kowshon Ye