2nd marine logistics group

Lance Cpl. Eleanor H. Roper (right), a Monroe, Wis., native and field radio operator with Ragnarok Company, 2nd Supply Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, pulls a Marine Corps Cold Weather Infantry Kit, or MCCWIK sled up a slope during a field exercise aboard Marine Corps Mountain Warfare Training Center, Bridgeport, Calif., Jan. 31, 2014. The MCCWIK allows service members to move equipment over snow-covered terrain that vehicles are unable to traverse.

(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Sullivan Laramie/Released

Snow shot…

Bridgeport, Calif., U.S. - Marines with Ragnarok Company, 2nd Supply Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group scan the area during a security patrol as part of a field exercise aboard Marine Corps Mountain Warfare Training Center, Bridgeport, Calif., Feb. 2, 2014. Service members on patrol hiked through knee-deep snow in search of intelligence and signs of enemy movement to support 2nd Marine Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division. (Photo By: Lance Cpl. Sullivan Laramie)

USMC Sergeant Jacob M. Hess. 1 JAN 2014.

Died in Helmand province, Afghanistan, while supporting combat operations, as a result of a non-battle related injury. Hess was assigned to Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 26, Marine Aircraft Group 26, 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing, II Marine Expeditionary Force out of Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 The incident is currently under investigation.