Lance Cpl. James Haviland with 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, sights down his rifle during a portion of the river reconnaissance lane training at Exercise Khaan Quest in Five Hills Training Area, Mongolia, Aug. 6, 2013. Khaan Quest is an annual multinational exercise sponsored by the U.S. and Mongolia, and is designed to strengthen the capabilities of U.S., Mongolian and other nations’ forces in international peace support operations.
(U.S. Marine Corps Photo by Sgt. John M. Ewald/Released)
Tactical Air Control Party Airmen from the 13th Air Support Operations Squadron, Ft. Carson, Co. ruck through Gambrills, Md., during a portion of their 105-mile ruck to honor their fallen commander, Maj. David Gray, who was killed in Afghanistan last year, Aug. 7, 2013. The Airmen are marching from Dover Air Force Base, Del., the receiving point for deceased service members killed in war, to Arlington National Cemetery, to Gray’s gravesite. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Lauren Main) (Photo by Senior Airman Lauren Main)
MEDITERRANEAN SEA (Aug. 3, 2013) The aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) passes the Rock of Gibraltar while transiting the Mediterranean Sea. Harry S. Truman, flagship for the Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group, is deployed supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Ethan Schumacher/Released) 130803-N-QI228-363
Soldiers from 79th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, California Army National Guard, prepare to raise the American flag at Multinational Base - Tarin Kot, Afghanistan, August 5, 2013. The flags are replaced periodically due to wear from harsh Afghanistan weather conditions. U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Jessi Ann McCormick
Posted on August 9th, 2013 by dd-sgc
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