December 2016 - U.S. Marines with Tank Platoon, Battalion Landing Team 1st Bn., 4th Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit, participate in Exercise Alligator Dagger in Djibouti, Africa. This exercise enabled the tank platoon to conduct multiple firing ranges, practice tank formations, and perform annual maintenance.
This exercise also provided an opportunity for the three ships of the Makin-Island Amphibious Ready Group/11th MEU to come together and conduct amphibious training within the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations.
U.S. Marine Corps video by Lance Cpl. Zachery Laning Video edited by USA Patriotism!