Medical personnel assess a simulated casualty during an exercise on board the USS America (LHA-6) in February 2024. A reader argues that no dilemma exists about going forward or staying in the rear to treat wounded personnel: A lawful order is determinative.
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Heaving a line takes coordination and teamwork, which depend on trust. Structured approaches to getting and giving feeback can be as valuable as “ask me anything” sessions.
An MH-60T Jayhawk hovers over the flight deck of the USCGC Alex Haley (WMEC-39) while training for vertical replenishment in the Bering Sea.
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A Marine with the 1st Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion fires down range during an annual competition.
Marines from the 3d Marine Division and 1st Marine Air Wing train at Kirishima Training Area in Kyushu, Japan.
Sea cadets on the water in a Coast Guard 45-foot fast-response boat.
A Coast Guard combat cutter patrolling the North Atlantic looses a depth charge in battle practice sometime during World War II.
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