U.S. Marines Conduct Weapons Training on Camp Leatherneck, Afghanistan

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Marine Corps Gunnery Sgt. Christopher Marshall, right, briefs Marines at a live-fire range on Camp Leatherneck in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Jan. 22, 2013. Marshall is assigned to Headquarters Company, Regimental Combat Team 7.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Ezekiel R. Kitandwe documents U.S. Marines receiving their safety brief at a live-fire range on Camp Leatherneck in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Jan. 22, 2013. Kitandwe, a combat photographer, is assigned to Headquarters Company, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Marines receive their ammunition at a live-fire range on Camp Leatherneck in  Afghanistan's Helmand province, Jan. 22, 2013.The Marines are assigned to Romeo Battery, 5th Battalion, 11th Marines, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Marine Corps Gunnery Sgt. Christopher Marshall, center, hands out paper targets at a live-fire range on Camp Leatherneck in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Jan. 22, 2013. Marshall is assigned to Headquarters Company, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kowshon Ye
  • A U.S. Marine shoots his rifle in a procedure known as battlesight zero at a live-fire range on Camp Leatherneck in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Jan. 22, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. David Mercado marks targets at a live-fire range on Camp Leatherneck in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Jan. 22, 2013. Mercado is assigned to Romeo Battery, 5th Battalion, 11th Marines, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Marine Cpl. David Dull adjusts his rifle's combat optic at a live-fire range on Camp Leatherneck in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Jan. 22, 2013. Dull is assigned to Romeo Battery, 5th Battalion, 11th Marines, Regimental Combat Team 7. 
 U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. David Mercado, left, coaches U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. David Dull while performing a procedure known as battlesight zero on Camp Leatherneck in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Jan. 22, 2012. Mercado and Dull are assigned to Romeo Battery, 5th Battalion, 11th Marines, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kowshon Ye
  • A U.S. Marine shoots his rifle in a procedure known as battlesight zero at a live-fire range on Camp Leatherneck in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Jan. 22, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Anthony Zavala calculates the amount of ammunition used at a live-fire range on Camp Leatherneck in  Afghanistan's Helmand province, Jan. 22, 2013. Zavala, an ammunition technician, is assigned to Romeo Battery, 5th Battalion, 11th Marines, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kowshon Ye