Picture of the Week
U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Chance Seckenger participates in launch-and-recovery drills in a combat rubber raiding craft during Exercise Talisman Sabre 2015 after launching from the well deck of the USS Green Bay at sea, July 9, 2015. Seckenger is assigned to Fox Company, Battalion Landing Team 2nd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit.
U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Brian Bekkala
An MH-60R Seahawk helicopter conducts flight training operations over the island of Oahu, Hawaii, June 23, 2015. The Seahawk is assigned to Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron 37.
U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Amber Porter
U.S. soldiers fire the 120mm main gun of an Army M1A2 Abrams tank to prepare for a live-fire tank shoot during Operation Speed and Power as part of Atlantic Resolve South on Novo Selo Training Area, Bulgaria, June 24, 2015. The soldiers are assigned to 3rd Battalion, 69th Armor Regiment. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Alan Brutus
Army Sgt. 1st Class Michael Smith, left, walks offWa the track after finishing his race with the help of Army staff member Paul Trujillo during the 2015 Department of Defense Warrior Games on Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., June 28, 2015.
U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Sandy Barrientos
U.S. Marines look at the sunset as the amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima transits through the Suez Canal, Egypt, June 22, 2015. The Marines are assigned to the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit, which is deployed on the USS Iwo Jima and the Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group to support U.S. national security interests in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations.
U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Austin A. Lewis
Marines remove ordnance from a simulated downed UH-1 Huey helicopter during a training exercise on Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif., June 17, 2015. The Marines are assigned to the 1st Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company, 1st Marine Logistics Group.
U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Carson Gramley
Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Alex Rowan runs for cover before a breaching system detonates during a sapper leader's course on Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., June 26, 2015. Rowan is a combat engineer assigned to the 4th Combat Engineer Battalion.
U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Krista James
U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Matthew Hawkins carries an infant aboard the Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Mercy in the waters off Papua New Guinea, June 30, 2015. At the request of the government, the Mercy launched a helicopter to transport six passengers, including one infant, who swam ashore after their ship sank. Hawkins is a hospital corpsman assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron.
U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Valerie Eppler
Navy sailors direct an F/A-18E Super Hornet onto a catapult on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman in the Atlantic Ocean, June 30, 2015. The Truman is training for its upcoming deployment.
U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class A. A. Cruz