Marine Forces Europe and Africa

 

Marine Forces Europe and Africa

United States Marine Corps

USAG Stuttgart, Germany
Promising future: SPMAGTF-CR-AF LCE Marines and Sailors concludes first phase of training UPDF soldiers
A U.S. Marine assigned to Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Crisis Response-Africa logistics combat element host a static display after the graduation ceremony at Camp Jinja, Uganda, Oct. 13, 2017. SPMAGTF-CR-AF LCE service members facilitated an eight-week training mission in Uganda. SPMAGTF-CR-AF Marines deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps Photo by Lance Cpl. Patrick Osino)
Marines Perform External Lifts For MV-22B Ospreys
Landing Support Specialists with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa, conduct helicopter support team drills with an MV-22B Osprey at Morón Air Base, Spain, Oct. 4, 2017. SPMAGTF-CR-AF deployed to conduct limited crises-response and theatre-security operation in Europe and North Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Takoune H. Norasingh)
Marines with SPMAGTF-CR-AF go to the range
U.S. Marines with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa maintain their marksmanship at a 100 meter range at Morón Air Base, Spain, Oct. 20, 2017. SPMAGTF-CR-AF deployed to conduct limited crisis-response and theater-security operations in Europe and North Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Takoune H. Norasingh)
Marines Perform External Lifts For MV-22C Ospreys
An MV-22C Osprey assigned to Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa, prepares for night operations at Morón Air Base, Spain, Oct. 4, 2017. SPMAGTF-CR-AF deployed to conduct limited crises-response and theatre-security operation in Europe and North Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Takoune H. Norasingh)
The Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company Visits Belleau Wood
Marine Color Guard from Marine Corps Forces Europe and Africa march through the gate of the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery and Memorial during a wreath laying ceremony conducted by the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts in Belleau, France, Oct. 1, 2017. U.S. Marine Corps Forces Europe and Africa routinely conducts theater engagement and outreach throughout its Area of Responsibility, and provided a Color Guard and Rifle Detail for the event that took place at the foot of the hill where the Battle of Belleau Wood was fought. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by 2ndLt. Brett Lazaroff/Released)
Marines With SPMAGTF-CR-AF Simulate An Embassy Evacuation
A U.S. Marine Corps crew chief assigned to Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa prepares to fly in a MV-22C Osprey aircraft at Morón Air Base, Spain, Sept. 28, 2017. SPMAGTF-CR-AF deployed to conduct limited crisis response and theater security operations in Europe and North Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps Photo by Sgt. Takoune H. Norasingh)
Marines participate in Exercise Aurora 17 in Sweden
Marine with Marine Rotational Force-Europe holds a defensive position during Exercise Aurora 17 in Lärbro, Sweden, Sept. 20, 2017. Aurora 17 is the largest Swedish national exercise in more than 20 years, and it includes supporting forces from the U.S. and other nations in order to exercise Sweden’s defense capability and promote common regional security. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by SSgt. Marcin Platek/Released)
CJCS visits Marines in Norway
Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is briefed about the capabilities of the Marine Corps Prepositioning Program Norway (MCPP-N) in Norway, Sept. 20, 2017. The MCPP-N cave sites provide strategic benefits and logistics capability by facilitating the movement of equipment to key locations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jesus Flores)
Marines participate in Exercise Aurora 17 in Sweden
U.S. Marines with Marine Rotational Force-Europe board a U.S. Army CH-47 Chinook to transport them to their next training location during Exercise Aurora 17 in Lärbro, Sweden, Sept. 21, 2017. Aurora 17 is the largest Swedish national exercise in more than 20 years, and it includes supporting forces from the U.S. and other nations in order to exercise Sweden’s defense capability and promote common regional security. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Careaf Henson)
SPMAGTF-CR-AF Marines Conduct Urban Operations Training With Spanish Operators
U.S. Marine Corps infantry riflemen assigned to Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa hold security during the final exercise of urban operations training at Minas De Alquife, Spain, Sept. 11, 2017. SPMAGTF-CR-AF deployed to conduct limited crisis response and theater security operations in Europe and North Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps Photo by Cpl. Jodson B. Graves)
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MARFOREUR/AF News
Promising future: SPMAGTF-CR-AF LCE Marines and Sailors concludes first phase of training UPDF soldiers By Lance Cpl. Patrick Osino | November 2, 2017
Shoot, Move, Communicate By Cpl. Jodson Graves | September 14, 2017
6th ANGLICO Marines and Georgian soldiers prepare for deployment in support of Operation Freedom's Sentinel By Cpl Dallas Johnson | August 20, 2017
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