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3rd MLG Marines experience Marine Corps combat readiness evaluation

CAMP HANSEN, Okinawa, Japan — Being combat ready in any clime and place makes the Marine Corps the United States’ ultimate commodity in war. The Marines of 3rd Marine Logistics Group conducted a command post exercise, in the Central Training Area, Kin Blue and Ie Shima Island in Okinawa, Nov. 29 – Dec. 16, 2016, to test the combat efficiency of 3rd MLG.

Staff Sgt. Doug Copeland, a motor transportation maintenance chief with 3rd MLG, III Marine Expeditionary Force, has deployed to Iraq twice and Afghanistan once in support of multiple operations. Copeland said the challenges he faced while deployed remind him of why training is important… Read more here.

Source: US Pacific Command

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