Soldiers Conduct Weapons Familiarization Training in Puerto Rico

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Soldiers receive training instructions and a safety briefing before weapons familiarization training with the M249 Squad Automatic Weapon on Camp Santiago Joint Maneuver Training Center, Salinas, Puerto Rico, July 10, 2013. The soldiers are assigned to the Puerto Rico National Guard's 125th Military Police Battalion. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Angel D. Martinez
  • A soldier gives a firing order and a safety briefing before weapons familiarization training with the M249 Squad Automatic Weapon during annual training on Camp Santiago Joint Maneuver Training Center, Salinas, Puerto Rico, July 10, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Angel D. Martinez
  • Soldiers receive ammunition for familiarization training on Camp Santiago Joint Maneuver Training Center, Salinas, Puerto Rico, July 10, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Angel D. Martinez
  • Soldiers verify their shooting card after the first round of familiarization training on Camp Santiago Joint Maneuver Training Center, Salinas, Puerto Rico, July 10, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Angel D. Martinez
  • Soldiers receive ammunition for qualifying with the M249 Squad Automatic Weapon on Camp Santiago Joint Maneuver Training Center, Salinas, Puerto Rico, July 10, 2013. 
 U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Angel D. Martinez
  • A soldier fires his weapon during the third round of familiarization training on Camp Santiago Joint Maneuver Training Center, Salinas, Puerto Rico, July 10, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Angel D. Martinez
  • A soldier collects brass ejected from his assigned M249 Squad Automatic Weapon after familiarization training on Camp Santiago Joint Maneuver Training Center, Salinas, Puerto Rico, July 10, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Angel D. Martinez