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Digital Marine
09-07-2005, 07:35 AM
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Sgt Jeff Seabaugh prepared to move out on patrol, March 23. Photo by LCpl Brian L. Wickliffe

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A Marine moved within the boundary of an Iraqi naval facility, March 23. Photo by LCpl Brian L. Wickliffe

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A CH-53E Super Stallion from HMH-464 lifted off from USS KEARSARGE, March 23. Photo by PH1 Jeffrey Truett, USN

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Marines returned from siezing buildings in an Iraqi naval facility near An Zubayr, Iraq. Photo by LCpl Brian L. Wickliffe

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Marines of Gun 2, L Batt, fired a M198 howitzer into Iraq, March 19. Photo by LCpl Andreas A. Plaza

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A Marine from Marine Wing Support Squadron 373 guided an AH-1W Cobra after the helicopter refueled at Jalibah Air Base, Iraq, March 23. Photo by LCpl Chris Fitzgerald

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Major General James N. Mattis, commanding general of First Marine Division, rallied Marines in his command. Photo by LCpl Henry S. Lopez


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A Marine Corps AV-8B Harrier attack jet tookoff from USS TARAWA (LHA 1), March 25. Photo by Navy Chief Tom Daily

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Navy Chaplain Lt Kenneth Medve read scriptures to Marines before a movement in Kuwait, March 13. Photo by LCpl Brian L. Wickliffe


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An F-18D Hornet refueled at Al Jaber Air Base, Kuwait. Photo by LCpl Jonathan T. Spencer

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A Marine truck rolled through a sandstorm at Joe Foss air field in Kuwait, Feb. 24. Photo by LCpl Jonathan T. Spencer

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Sgt Harold Crawley Jr. locked the bolt to his MK-19 grenade launcher as Cpl Kevin Cooksey (right) pointed to firing limits at Camp Ripper, Kuwait, March 12. Photo by GySgt Erik S. Hansen


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Marine EA-6B Prowler aircraft took off from a forward location in southwest Asia, March 23, in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Photo by SSGT Matthew Hannen, USAF


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A Marine moved over foothills and trenches in the southern Iraqi desert, March 23. Photo by LCpl Brian L. Wickliffe

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Two CH-46's Sea Knight helicopters and a UH-60 Blackhawk landed on a road near Jalibah, Iraq, to refuel. Photo by Sgt Giles M. Isham


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Marine Corps ordnancemen moved bombs on the flight deck of USS BATAAN, March 25. Photo by PH3(AW) John Taucher

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Task Force Tarawa Marines gave supplies to Iraqi citizens March 29. Photo by LCpl Bryan J. Nealy

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UH-1 Helicopter took off near An Diwanyah, Iraq, March 30. Photo by LCpl Jennifer Krusen

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A Marine stood guard as an interpreter asked an Iraqi to stay away from an encampment in the southern Iraq desert, March 24. Photo by Sgt. Joseph R. Chenelly


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PFC David P. Lapan assumed a defensive position on the perimeter of Camp Justice, Kuwait, March 20. Photo by Sgt. Joseph R. Chenelly


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A Marine dashed over foothills and trenches in southern Iraq, March 23. Photo by LCpl Brian L. Wickliffe

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Marines from 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit manuvered on an urban battlefield in Umm Qasr, Iraq, March 23. Photo by Cpl Anthony R. Blanco


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In support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, a 155mm howizter fired, March 24, in Umm Qasr, Iraq. Photo by LCpl Matthew J. Decker


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Sgt Giles Isham, of Marine Wing Support Squadron 373, instructed a Marine after an enemy contact warning at Jalibah Air Base, Iraq, March 23. Photo by LCpl Chris Fitzgerald

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A British CH-47 Chinook approached as a combination U.S. Marine and British helicopter support team waited to hook up fuel bladders. Photo by SSgt Jason Huffine


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Marines from 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable) loaded a 155mm howitzer during fire missions in Iraq, March 21. Photo by LCpl Matthew J. Decker


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Marines from 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable) advanced toward an objective, March 23, 2003. Photo by LCpl Brian L. Wickliffe

percell_086
09-07-2005, 07:53 AM
Nice pics mate.


Percell

Digital Marine
09-07-2005, 07:57 AM
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Marines from 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable) burnt a picture of Saddam Hussein during a patrol in Qalat Sukar, Iraq. Photo by Cpl Jeff Sisto


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Marine combat engineers from 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable) placed explosives on a Ba'ath Party symbol outside the Qalatsukar, Iraq, secret police station. Photo by Sgt Zachary A. Bathon


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Marines from 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable) entered an abandoned Ba'ath Party member's house in Qalat Sukar. Photo by Cpl Jeff Sisto


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Army Pfc Patrick Miller, one of seven POWs rescued by Marines April 13, left an ambulance and boarded a KC-130 transport aircraft on a Marine airfield about 30 miles south of Baghdad. Photo by GySgt Shannon Arledge

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LCpl Curney Russell (left) and Cpl Christopher Castro are two of the Marines from 3rd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battallion who rescued seven American POWs, April 13. Photo by GySgt Shannon Arledge

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In a single file line, seven rescued prisoners of war walked onto the air***** in Kuwait City. The soldiers were rescued by Marines in the city of Sammara, Iraq, April 13. Photo by GySgt Shannon Arledge

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LCpl Curney Russell escorted Spc Shoshana Johnson to an awaiting ambulance in Kuwait City. Along with six other POWs, Johnson was rescued by Marines, April 13. Photo by GySgt Shannon Arledge

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In a single file line, seven rescued prisoners of war walked onto the air***** in Kuwait City. The soldiers were rescued by Marines in the city of Sammara, Iraq, April 13. Photo by GySgt Shannon Arledge


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LtGen James T. Conway [left] and MajGen James N. Mattis consulted with one another in central Iraq, March 30. During OIF, the generals commanded IMEF and 1stMarDiv respectively. Photo by Sgt Joseph R. Chenelly

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GySgt Jason M. Denuzzi, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable), placed a picture of Saddam Hussein in a pile outside the Qalatsukar Secret Police Station. Photo by Sgt Zachary A. Bathon


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Marines from 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable) secured a building at an airfield once held by the Iraqi 10th Armored Division in Al Amarah, Iraq. Photo by Cpl Jeff Sisto

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Cpl Alvin Hicks, Marine Wing Support Squadron 373, refueled a Marine AH-1W Cobra at a forward refueling point at Jalibah Air Base, Iraq, March 22. Photo by LCpl Chris Fitzgerald

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Elements of 1st Marine Division made their way north on Route 1 toward Bagdad, in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, March 21. Photo by LCpl Andreas A. Plaza


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K-Dog, a bottle nose dolphin from Commander Task Unit, leapt out of the water in front of Sgt Andrew Garrett during training in the Arabian Sea, March 18. Photo by PH1 Brien Aho

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A Marine crew chief on a UH-1 Huey helicopter watched the desert below in central Iraq, March 30. Photo by Sgt Joseph R. Chenelly


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A destroyed T-55 burned north of the An Numaniyah bridge. The Iraqi tank was hit by Marines during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Photo by Sgt Paul L. Anstine III

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Chief David Jones of the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable) held a two-hour old newborn in An Nasiriyah. Photo by SSgt Robert Knoll


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Marines from 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable) secured a side street during a raid on the Ba'th Party Headquarters in Qalatsukar, Iraq. Photo by Cpl Jeff Sisto


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Marines from 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable) secured an airfield once held by the Iraqi 10th Armored Division in Al Amarah, Iraq. Photo by Cpl Jeff Sisto


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M1A1 tanks from C Co, 1st Tank Bn, sat in defensive postion just north of the intersection of Highways 1 and 27. Photo by Sgt Paul L. Anstine III

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Sgt Isaac D. Sweeton, Wpns Co., 2/6, stood watch in southeast Iraq, April 7. Photo by Sgt Maurico Campino

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Marines from 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable) secured the Ba'ath Party Headquarters in Qalatsukar, Iraq. Photo by Sgt Zachary A. Bathon

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Marines from 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable) conducted searches of passengers and vehicles at a checkpoint in central Iraq. Photo by Cpl Jeff Sisto


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Marines from 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable) rode in a Medium Tactical Vehicle Replacement enroute to secure the Ba'th Party Headquarters in Qalatsukar, Iraq. Cpl Jeff Sisto

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A Marine with the security element from I Marine Expeditionary Force manned a gun position after learning of a possible attack from enemy forces, March 25. Photo by Sgt. L.A. Salinas

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President George W. Bush addressed more than 20,000 Marines, sailors and families at Camp Lejeune, April 3. The president thanked the service members and military families. Photo by GySgt Donald E. Preston


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Marines 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable) watched for armed civilians during a raid on the Ba'th Party Headquarters in Qalatsukar, Iraq. Photo by Cpl Jeff Sisto

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Marines watched over detainees held by 1st LAR outside the town of An Numaniyah, Iraq, April 2. Photo by GySgt Erik S. Hansen


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Marines from L/3/4 secured a military compound outside the town of An Numaniyah, Iraq, April 2. Photo by GySgt Erik S. Hansen


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Marines from Task Force Tarawa raced toward a fire fight to aid their fellow leathernecks in An Nasiriyah, Iraq. Photo by LCpl Gordon A. Rouse


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An LAV from 2d Light Armored Reconaissance, attached to Task Force Tarawa, encountered Iraqis on a bridge in An Nasiriyah, Iraq, April 1. Photo by LCpl Gordon A. Rouse

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A medical team transfered a wounded Marine from an ambulance to a triage site at Jalibah Airbase, Iraq, March 30. Photo by LCpl Jason L. Andrade

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Marines from 3d Bn, 1st Marine Regiment, observed incoming Iraqi 120 mm mortars in Al Fajr, Iraq, March 30. Photo by Cpl Mace M. Gratz


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MajGen. James N. Mattis, commanding general, 1st Marine Division, listened to input from his officers during a "commanders call" held at the Division main camp, March 28. Photo by MSgt Buzz Farrell


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Marines with India Battery, 3rd Battalion, 5th Marines, 1st Marine Division, prepared to fire howitzers against possible enemy contact in Iraq, March 26. Photo by Sgt Kevin R. Reed

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A convoy of leathernecks with Regimental Combat Team 5 traversed the desert of central Iraq. Photo by Sgt Joseph R. Chenelly

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Elements of 1st Marine Division moved north past oil separation plants in southern Iraq, March 22. Photo by Sgt Kevin R. Reed

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Marines from 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable) cleared war-torn buildings in Az Zubayr, March 23. Photo by LCpl Brian L. Wickliffe


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Three Marine M1A1 main battle tanks assumed a defensive position along a main supply route in central Iraq, March 30. Photo by Sgt Joseph R. Chenelly


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An AV-8B Harrier from Marine Attack Squadron 542 taxied into a staging area after rueling at Ahmed Al Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, March 5. Photo by LCpl Christopher Fitzgerarld


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HM3 Chris J. Schumacher, of C. Co., 4th LAR, recieved seabags from Cpl Michael A. Michaud, at Camp Shoup, Kuwait, the day before they left for Iraq. Photo by Sgt Rob Henderson

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On March 30, 2003, in Umm Qasr, Iraq, this billboard displayed damage inflicted by Iraqi citizens. Photo by LCpl Mattew R. Jones


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LtGen James T. Conway [front-left] and MajGen James N. Mattis [front-right] consulted with one another in central Iraq, March 30. Behind them, Col Joseph F. Dunford [back-left] conversed with Col. John C. Coleman. Photo by Sgt Joseph R. Chenelly

James
09-07-2005, 08:15 AM
General Mattis (then a Colonel) was my regimental CO (7th Marines) a while back. Solid guy.

"We have two missions.
1: Destroy the Iraqi Army.
2: Destroy the North Korean Army.

Any questions?"

J.F
09-07-2005, 08:34 AM
Good pics man :D

Ruledbyjames
09-07-2005, 09:55 AM
Cool photos.Marines are truely impressive fighters.

Holstein
09-07-2005, 09:55 AM
Good pics man :D

X10

StuntMonkey
09-07-2005, 10:16 AM
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2 things;

Why bushland dpm?

and

Brass Knuckles?! :D

Howie Kaluha
09-07-2005, 10:22 AM
Great thread woot woot

Digital Marine
09-07-2005, 10:23 AM
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2 things;

Why bushland dpm?

and

Brass Knuckles?! :D


They're wearing NBC suits... against chemical attacks ;)

Chuckie
09-07-2005, 10:39 AM
Thought that was Dubya for a second.

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Howie Kaluha
09-07-2005, 10:44 AM
Thought that was Dubya for a second.

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OMG, that's awesome woot woot rofl

mr.chips
09-07-2005, 11:46 AM
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Great picture

Conga
09-07-2005, 11:59 AM
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nice brass knuckles :lol:

Scottie
09-07-2005, 12:07 PM
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dolphin with some sorta camera or sensor on?

RGRBOX
09-07-2005, 12:20 PM
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2 things;

Why bushland dpm?

and

Brass Knuckles?! :D


They're wearing NBC suits... against chemical attacks ;)

The brass knuckles should be obvious...

panzerjager
09-07-2005, 12:43 PM
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dolphin with some sorta camera or sensor on?

Yep, pretty soon we will have dolphins with frickin laser beams on their heads! That will kick ass.

kayaker
09-07-2005, 02:39 PM
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high res? Thanks in advance!

He219
09-07-2005, 02:44 PM
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dolphin with some sorta camera or sensor on?

Yep, pretty soon we will have dolphins with frickin laser beams on their heads! That will kick ass.
lol
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Seraphim
09-07-2005, 02:45 PM
LoL

With all your picture skills, you cant even find a good pic of Dr. Evil
:lol:

Digital Marine
09-07-2005, 02:45 PM
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high res? Thanks in advance!

Sorry, could only find the low res :(

kayaker
09-07-2005, 02:47 PM
NP good photo though! Love the 2 203s twinned.

Bluezoo
09-07-2005, 02:56 PM
Excellent pictures! woot woot

Cpt. Spaulding
09-07-2005, 03:09 PM
all seen before :( but great ones :D

SuperShot5000
09-07-2005, 04:14 PM
USMC kicks ass.

ranger75bn
09-07-2005, 04:20 PM
tnx for sharing :hug:

grabie_bis
09-07-2005, 05:13 PM
im having an ****** :oops: . thx!!!

nullterm
09-07-2005, 05:55 PM
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nice brass knuckles :lol:

LOL @ the brass knucks. Awesome. He's even go them hooked onto his gear for an quick in a pinch draw.

nullterm
09-07-2005, 05:57 PM
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dolphin with some sorta camera or sensor on?

Yep, pretty soon we will have dolphins with frickin laser beams on their heads! That will kick ass.
lol
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http://nullterminator.net/myimgs/laserdolphin.jpg

;)

usm2b
09-07-2005, 06:20 PM
Errr! Motivated!

Digital Marine
09-08-2005, 10:56 AM
wooo

Umm-Qasr
09-10-2005, 08:12 AM
Great pix man ... :D