By Lt. John Stevens, PHIBRON 11 Marines participate in a mass casualty drill while disembarking from an LCU into the well deck of USS Germantown (LSD 42). (U.S. Navy/MCSN Nicholas M. Skyles) OKINAWA, Japan - During a recent light armored reconnaissance raid exercise on Okinawa, the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) and the amphibious dock landing … Continue reading America ARG, 31st MEU team implements waterborne ambulance during exercise
Corey Russ “The best place to find a helping hand is at the end of your arm.” Growing up, whenever we were faced with a challenge, my father used to repeat that old idiom, reminding us that we were perfectly capable of helping ourselves, and those around us. We might have brushed off those words … Continue reading Could your hands save a life? Americans are woefully unprepared to respond to emergencies.