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Marines with Company B, 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, exit an assault amphibian vehicle as part of a Battalion Assault Course during an Integrated Training Exercise at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif., Aug. 11, 2015.

Marines with Company B, 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, exit an assault amphibian vehicle as part of a Battalion Assault Course during an Integrated Training Exercise at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif., Aug. 11, 2015. (Clarence Leake/U.S. Marine Corps)

Marines with Company B, 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, exit an assault amphibian vehicle as part of a Battalion Assault Course during an Integrated Training Exercise at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif., Aug. 11, 2015.

Marines with Company B, 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, exit an assault amphibian vehicle as part of a Battalion Assault Course during an Integrated Training Exercise at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif., Aug. 11, 2015. (Clarence Leake/U.S. Marine Corps)

Cpl. Kyle Mohr, a crew chief with Marine Aviation Group 29, scans the area out of the UH-1Y helicopter during a close-air support and escort training exercise in preparation for Large Scale Exercise 15 at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Training Center Twentynine Palms, Calif., Aug. 11, 2015.

Cpl. Kyle Mohr, a crew chief with Marine Aviation Group 29, scans the area out of the UH-1Y helicopter during a close-air support and escort training exercise in preparation for Large Scale Exercise 15 at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Training Center Twentynine Palms, Calif., Aug. 11, 2015. (Michael Dye/U.S. Marine Corps)

The U.S. burial flag is folded in honor of Brig. Gen. Frank A. Huey, Aug. 11, 2015. The folding of the flag is conducted in honor and memory of a service member?s dedication to their country. Huey was born July 31, 1938, and passed away July 30, 2015.

The U.S. burial flag is folded in honor of Brig. Gen. Frank A. Huey, Aug. 11, 2015. The folding of the flag is conducted in honor and memory of a service member?s dedication to their country. Huey was born July 31, 1938, and passed away July 30, 2015. (Samantha Torres/U.S. Marine Corps)

Marines with Company A, 1st Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, use green smoke to provide concealment as they move through the simulated town during a Military Operation on Urban Terrain exercise aboard Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, California, Aug. 11, 2015. preparation for future deployments.

Marines with Company A, 1st Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, use green smoke to provide concealment as they move through the simulated town during a Military Operation on Urban Terrain exercise aboard Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, California, Aug. 11, 2015. preparation for future deployments. (Joshua Murray/U.S. Marine Corps)

Marines with 5th Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, fire an M142 High-Mobility Artillery Rocket System as part of SUMMER FIREX, an 11th Marine Regiment exercise at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif., Aug. 9, 2015.

Marines with 5th Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, fire an M142 High-Mobility Artillery Rocket System as part of SUMMER FIREX, an 11th Marine Regiment exercise at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif., Aug. 9, 2015. (William Perkins/U.S. Marine Corps)

U.S. Marines help move gear from an MV-22B Osprey to a 7-ton truck at Saipan International Airport, Saipan, Aug. 9, 2015. The Marines with Echo Company, Battalion Landing Team 2nd Battalion, 5th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, are assisting local and federal agencies with typhoon relief efforts in Saipan after the island was struck by Typhoon Soudelor, Aug. 2-3.

U.S. Marines help move gear from an MV-22B Osprey to a 7-ton truck at Saipan International Airport, Saipan, Aug. 9, 2015. The Marines with Echo Company, Battalion Landing Team 2nd Battalion, 5th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, are assisting local and federal agencies with typhoon relief efforts in Saipan after the island was struck by Typhoon Soudelor, Aug. 2-3. (Ryan Mains/U.S. Marine Corps)

A U.S. Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 262, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, arrives on Landing Zone Swan, Okinawa, Japan, Aug. 12, during helicopter support team training.

A U.S. Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 262, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, arrives on Landing Zone Swan, Okinawa, Japan, Aug. 12, during helicopter support team training. (Hernan Vidana/U.S. Marine Corps)

Reconnaissance Marines close with their targets while firing during a close quarters tactics training evolution aboard the USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), Aug. 10, 2015.

Reconnaissance Marines close with their targets while firing during a close quarters tactics training evolution aboard the USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), Aug. 10, 2015. (Zachary Dyer/U.S. Marine Corps)

Marines with Combat Logistics Battalion 1, Combat Logistics Regiment 1, 1st Marine Logistics Group, help a simulated casualty to a CH-53E Super Stallion during a casualty evacuation drill at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif., Aug. 10, 2015.

Marines with Combat Logistics Battalion 1, Combat Logistics Regiment 1, 1st Marine Logistics Group, help a simulated casualty to a CH-53E Super Stallion during a casualty evacuation drill at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif., Aug. 10, 2015. (Sullivan Laramie/U.S. Marine Corps)

A U.S. Marine Corps Color Guard participates in the opening ceremony of the Cheez-It 355 NASCAR Sprint Cup at Watkins Glen International, Aug. 9. The Marines, from Recruiting Station Buffalo, also conducted a swearing-in ceremony for 14 poolees and drove an H1 Humvee on the track as part of the race day festivities.

A U.S. Marine Corps Color Guard participates in the opening ceremony of the Cheez-It 355 NASCAR Sprint Cup at Watkins Glen International, Aug. 9. The Marines, from Recruiting Station Buffalo, also conducted a swearing-in ceremony for 14 poolees and drove an H1 Humvee on the track as part of the race day festivities. (Christopher O'Quin/U.S. Marine Corps)

A CH-53E Super Stallion with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 366 descends to a secured landing zone during a simulated casualty evacuation at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif., Aug. 10, 2015.

A CH-53E Super Stallion with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 366 descends to a secured landing zone during a simulated casualty evacuation at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif., Aug. 10, 2015. (Sullivan Laramie/U.S. Marine Corps)

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