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U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Garry J. Welch/Released 000101-M-0000C-000.jpg
Jan 1, 2000
Col. Andrew MacMannis, the commanding officer of the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, talks with Australian soldier Lt. Col. Charles Weller, the commanding officer of 4th Regiment, during a staff exercise, August 2. During the exercise, several key leaders of the 31st MEU shared their knowledge of amphibious operations with Australian forces, which are currently in the process of creating an amphibious force. The 31st MEU is the only continuously forward-deployed MEU and remains the nation’s force in readiness in the Asia-Pacific region.
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