The 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit’s Battalion Landing Team increase proficiency and readiness in the 5th Fleet area of operation with a variety of combat training that includes fine tuning marksmanship skills and weapons familiarization during Alligator Dagger 2017 in Djibouti.
The America Amphibious Ready Group and 15th MEU are a forward deployed engaged and postured to shape actions across a range of military operations to resolve conflict and to combat the enemy in remote, austere environments that would otherwise be inaccessible.
Alligator Dagger provides opportunity to enhance capabilities in critical mission sets inherent to the U.S. Navy-Marine Corps team.
U.S. Marine Corps video by Cpl. Timothy Valero - September 2017 Video edited by USA Patriotism!