Dec 21, 2015

Staff Sgt. Evan Eldridge provides watch for his team as they prepare to board an MV-22B Osprey during the Tactical Recovery of Aircraft and Personnel portion of the battalion’s Marine Corps Combat Readiness Exercise at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twenynine Palms, California, Dec. 3, 2015. TRAP’s placement in a MCCRE is meant to evaluate Marines on this mission set which is performed for the specific purpose of the recovery of personnel, equipment, and/or aircraft by the insertion of a TRAP force. Staff Sgt. Eldridge is a platoon sergeant with Company F, 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division.

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