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10 of the most influential photos of this week

September 23, 2019

This report originally publishes at marines.mil.

From Sailors passing the test to become Corpsman to the “Red Devils” coming home, these are 10 of the most influential photos from around the Marine Corps September 16 – 22, 2019.

Rifle Inspection Photo by Pfc. Allen Sanders

U.S. Marines with the U.S. Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon conduct their “rifle inspection” sequence during the 37th annual Enlisted Awards Parade at MCB Quantico, Virginia, Sept. 18.

Welcome Home Photo by Cpl. Jacob Pruitt

A U.S. Marine with Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 232 “Red Devils,” 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, returns to friends and family from deployment at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Sept. 16.

Cyclic Rate Photo by Lance Cpl. Alison Dostie

A U.S. Marine fires an M240 medium machine gun during an all arms familiarization range at Range 407 on Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Sept. 19.

Incoming Photo by Lance Cpl. Larisa Chavez

Marines fire an M252 81 mm mortar system during exercise Platinum Eagle in Babadag Training Area, Romania, Sept. 17.

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Explosive Planning Photo by Lance Cpl. Joshua Sechser

A U.S. Marine receives information on a simulated chemical hazard during Explosive Ordinance Disposal Exercise 19 on Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan, Sept. 17.

“Doc” has got you Photo by Lance Cpl. Drake Nickels

Students with Field Medical Training Battalion – West assist a simulated casualty during the Field Medical Service Technician Course final exercise on Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif., Sept. 19.

Prepare to Fire Photo by Lance Cpl. Larisa Chavez

A U.S. Marine with Marine Rotational Force-Europe 19.2, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, prepares to fire an M252 81mm mortar system during exercise Platinum Eagle in Babadag Training Area, Romania, Sept. 17.

EOD Training Photo by Lance Cpl. Joshua Sechser

A U.S. Marine participates during the Explosive Ordinance Disposal Exercise 19 on Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan, Sept. 18.

Corpsman in Training Photo by Lance Cpl. Drake Nickels

Sailors perform their final exercise in the Field Medical Service Technician Course at FMTB training site on Camp Pendleton, California, Sept. 18.

A Warm Welcome Photo by Sgt. Victoria Decker

U.S. Marine Corps Capt. Robin Leilimarrazzo reunites with his wife during a homecoming ceremony at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., September 15, 2019.

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