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U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Garry J. Welch/Released 110314-M-0000B-001.jpg
Mar 14, 2011
Lance Cpl. Mathew S. Sievert, a Marine with the Combined Anti-Armor Team 1, Battalion Landing Team, 2nd Battalion, 5th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, treats a simulated casualty while wearing a gas mask, March 14. The 31st MEU continues to prepare for potential humanitarian assistance in support of Operation Tomodachi in mainland Japan. Marines and sailors of the 31st MEU are making preparations for disaster relief efforts after an 8.9 earthquake and subsequent tsunami struck Japan causing widespread damage. The 31st MEU is heading to Japan to be ready to provide support if called upon.
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