This colorized photo shows U.S. Marine Private First Class Rez P. Hester, with the 7th War Dog Platoon, 25th Marine Regiment, takes a nap while Butch, his War Dog, stands guard while on Iwo Jima, February 20, 1945.
Warrior Wednesday: U.S. Marines with Super Squad Competition 1st Squad, out of 1st Battalion, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Marine Forces Reserve, provide cover fire after sustaining a simulated casualty while conducting the Combat Marksmanship Endurance Test Phase II on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 8, 2017.
(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Justin A. Bopp/Released)
Marines with Lima Company, 3rd Battalion, 25th Marines Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Marine Forces Reserve, shooting down range in a live fire exercise during the 2015 Integrated Training Exercise at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif., June 14, 2015.
Myself (back row, left) and my machine gun squad, Weapons Platoon, Echo Company, 2nd Battalion, 25th Marine Regiment, attached to Task Force Tarawa, fully loaded in our MOPP suits and waiting on the birds to to pick us up in Kuwait and take us to Nasiriyah, Iraq, April 2003. Hard to believe this pic was taken 13 years ago. I can still remember it like it was yesterday.