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An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 115 conducts aerial refueling during Integrated Training Exercise (ITX) 1-18 over Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, Twentynine Palms, Calif., Oct. 28, 2017.
Capt. Joe A. Saenz, (top) a Marine Corps Martial Arts Program instructor-trainer, tests Sgt. Nicholas Diego’s ground-fighting techniques during a MCMAP Instructor Course training session at Fort Story in Virginia Beach, Va., Oct. 19. The students were required to face off against their instructor-trainers before receiving their tan instructor tabs. (Official Marine Corps photo by Chris Jones/Released)
Gunnery Sgt. Jemille Issaac (left) a Marine Corps Martial Arts Program instructor-trainer, evaluates his students’ hand-to-hand techniques during a MCMAP instructor certification course  at Fort Story, in Virginia Beach, Va., Oct 19. MCMAP instructors are required to pass a three-week course in order to earn a tan tab on his or her belts before they are certified to teach Marines in the program. (Official Marine Corps photo by Chris Jones/Released)
A Marine participating in U.S. Marine Corps Forces command’s Marine Corps Martial Arts Program Instructor Course executes a shoulder throw while his teammates do push-ups at Fort Story in Virginia Beach, Va., Oct. 19. Marines were required to demonstrate all techniques in their MCMAP level and below before they were awarded the tan instructor tab at the end of the course. (Official Marine Corps photo by Chris Jones/Released)
Pfc. Victor Valco, student, Basic Security Guard Course 16-17, prepares to enter a room during room-clearing drills conducted at Munro Village Training Area aboard Naval Support Activity Northwest Annex in Chesapeake, Va., Oct. 17. Students conducted multiple runs through three unique structures to rehears proper clearing procedures they were taught during the course. (Official Marine Corps photo by Chris Jones/Released)
Marines from various units throughout the Hampton Roads area negotiate the obstacle course during their physical conditioning session aboard Camp Allen, in Norfolk, Va., Oct. 13,  during a Marine Corps Martial Arts Instructor Course class. Along with the obstacle course, Marines participated in other exercises  such as squad push-ups and crunches. (Official Marine Corps photo by Chris Jones/Released)
Master Sgt. Nephtali Ricafrente, air traffic control operations specialist, U.S. Marine Corps Forces Command Headquarters, fireman-carries Lance Cpl. Jordan Clark, Marine Air Ground Task Force planner, MARFORCOM, during the "maneuver under fire" event of the Combat Fitness Test at the Headquarters and Service Battalion building, Norfolk, Va., Oct. 11. The CFT is conducted annually and consists of three events designed to test a Marine's strength, muscular
endurance, and cardiovascular capabilities. (Official Marine Corps photo by Chris Jones/Released)
Marines with 5th Platoon, Charlie Co. Fleet Anti-terrorism, Security Team, Marine Corps Security Forces Regiment practice at an indoor training facility during a training exercise at Marine Corps Base Quantico. Marines executed a military operations urban terrain and interior tactics field exercise at the Range Shoot House in order to enhance the platoon’s ability to fight in an urban environment. From August 8-17.
U.S. Army Sgt. Arthur W. Hinkle, a flight engineer with Joint Task Force - Leeward Islands, watches from the back of a U.S. Army CH-47 Chinook helicopter as the aircraft departs from the port of Roseau, Dominica, Oct. 3, 2017. The aircraft delivered rice and kitchen sets from the U.S. Agency of International Development for delivery to the community of Wotten Waven, Dominica. At the request of USAID, JTF-LI has deployed aircraft and service members to assist in delivering relief supplies to Dominica in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. The task force is a U.S. military unit composed of Marines, Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen, and represents U.S. Southern Command’s primary response to the hurricanes that have affected the eastern Caribbean.
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U.S. Marines with the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, unload emergency care items at the St. Thomas Cyril E. King Airport, U.S. Virgin Islands, Sept. 12, 2017.
U.S. Marines with the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, unload emergency care items at the St. Thomas Cyril E. King Airport, U.S. Virgin Islands, Sept. 12, 2017.
Marines from the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, stationed at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C.. stage their packs on the dock at Naval Operations Base Norfolk  as they prepare to load LHD-3, Aug. 30. The Marines and sailors of the 26th MEU spent the day loading the ship with heavy equipment and other gear in order to provide relief support to Texas citizens who were impacted by Hurricane Harvey. (Official Marine Corps Photo by Master Sgt. Ryan O’Hare/Released)
Sgt. Maj. Christopher Robinson, sergeant major, U.S. Marine Corps Forces Command, speaks with Marines preparing to depart on LHD-3 at Naval Operating Base Norfolk, Aug. 30. Marines and sailors from Combat Logistics Battalion 26, based out of Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., are preparing to travel to Texas and provide relief support in response to Hurricane Harvey. (Official Marine Corps Photo by Master Sgt. Ryan O’Hare/Released)
Sgt. Maj. Eric Cayson, battalion sergeant major, Combat Logistics Battalion 26, organizes the staging area at the docks aboard Naval Operations Base Norfolk, Aug. 30. Marines and sailors of CLB  26 attached to the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, based at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., in preparation to embark on LHD-3 in support of relief operations taking place in Houston, Texas, in response to Hurricane Harvey. (Marine Corps Photo by Master Sgt. Ryan O’Hare/Released)
Lt. Gen. Mark A. Brilakis, Commander, U.S. Marine Corps Forces Command, greets Marines from Combat Logistics Battalion 26 as they prepare to embark on LHD-3 aboard Naval Operating Base Norfolk, Va., Aug. 30. Marines and sailors with CLB 26 have prepared to provide humanitarian support to the citizens of Texas who were impacted by Hurricane Harvey. (Official Marine Corps Photo by Master Sgt. Ryan O’Hare/Released)
Marines with Combat Logistics Battalion 26, from Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., load heavy equipment onto trailers at Camp Allen, Norfolk, Va., Aug. 30. The Marines are preparing to travel aboard the USS Kearsarge (LHD-3) to assist with Hurricane Harvey relief efforts in Texas. (Official photo by MSgt Ryan O’Hare/Released)
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(Right to left) Lt. Gen.  John E. Wissler, Commander, U.S. Marine Corps Forces Command, passes the unit colors to Lt. Gen. Mark A. Brilakis during a change of command ceremony at POW/MIA Field aboard Naval Support Activity Hampton Roads, Aug. 14. Lt. Gen. Wissler assumed command of MARFORCOM in December 2015. Lt. Gen. Brilakis most recently served as the Deputy Commandant of Manpower and Reserve Affairs at Headquarters Marine Corps , Washington D.C.