Marines & Sailors Conduct Live-Fire Assault Blue Chromite 17
November 2016 - U.S. Marines and Sailors assigned to 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment which is forward deployed from Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii, to 3rd Marine Division, conduct an live-fire assault during exercise Blue Chromite 2017 in Okinawa, Japan.
Blue Chromite is a large-scale amphibious mission rehearsal which strengthens the Navy-Marine Corps expeditionary, amphibious rapid response capabilities based in Okinawa and the greater Indo-Asia-Pacific region.
U.S. Marine Corps video by Lance Cpl. Andre Heath, MCIPAC Combat Camera Video edited by USA Patriotism!