Rifle Ready Air Assault Security
July 13, 2021
July 9, 2021 - U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Kevin Hernandez, a rifleman with 1st Battalion, 3d Marines, 3d Marine Division, provides security during an air assault at Marine Corps Training Area Bellows. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Alexis Moradian.)
The training strengthened the battalion’s proficiency in urban operations, while demonstrating their ability to quickly seize and defend key maritime terrain. 1/3 is training to become the first Littoral Combat Team in accordance with Force Design 2030.