2nd marine regiment

British Royal Air Force Regiment Lance Cpl. Thomas Bailey from Burnley, England, and attached to Fox Company, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment (2/2) searches a compound while during Operation Grizzly in Helmand province, Afghanistan, July 18, 2013. Grizzly was a counter-insurgency operation to deter enemy activity, establish a presence and gather human intelligence.

Warrior Wednesday: Lance Cpl. Douglas Pala, a radio operator with 2nd Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, holds security during a patrol over the Musa Qal’eh Wadi Crossing on December 6, 2011. The wadi crossing allows neighboring villages to conduct trade and travel during the rainy seasons where a river separates the Musa Qal’eh district center from neighboring villages. 

Photo by Cpl. Clayton Vonderahe

U.S. Marines with 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment , Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force Crisis Response Central Command 16.2, participate in a live fire range during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at King Abdullah II Special Operations Training Center, Kingdom of Jordan on May 17, 2016. US Marine Corps Photo


U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Kyle Niro, a scout sniper with the 2nd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment Scout Sniper Platoon and 24-year-old native of Walton Hills, Ohio, places the dog tag of fallen Pfc. Heath D. Warner on a battlefield cross following a memorial run here, June 1, 2012, to honor the sacrifices of 116 men from 3rd Marines who died during combat operations in Afghanistan and Iraq. Warner, a 19-year-old native of Canton, Ohio, died Nov. 22, 2006, while conducting combat operations with 2/3 in Al Anbar province, Iraq. 

Marines with 2nd Marine Regiment conduct a live-fire range at Camp Leatherneck, Helmand Providence, Afghanistan, Aug. 12, 2013. The exercise provided weapons familiarization to Marines upon arriving in Afghanistan. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Demetrius Munnerlyn/Released)