Jun 18, 2014

Corporal Howard Savage, combat engineer, Bridge Company, 7th Engineer Support Battalion, 1st Marine Logistics Group, provides security while others from his unit construct a forward operating base, a secured and fortified location used to increase operational tempo in forward deployed areas, during a field training exercise aboard Camp Pendleton, Calif., June 12, 2014. The FOB was approximately 40,000 sq. meters and consisted of four 20-foot tall guard posts, a command and control center, as well as several other structures used for facilitating the safe and effective environment for planning and conducting operations.

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