Notional evacuees are given pro-U.S. handbills during a noncombatant evacuation operation exercise here, Sept. 14. WIth the NEO processing station held in the hangar bay of the USS Bohomme Richard (LHD-6), the Marines further integrated with their Navy brethren while processing the simulated casualties. The NEO is part of the MEU's pre-deployment training before conducting multi-national exercises throughout the Asia-Pacific region. The 31st MEU is the only continuously forward-deployed MEU and is the Marine Corps' force in readiness in the Asia-Pacific region.
120914-M-FF989-024.JPG Photo By: Lance Cpl. Codey Underwood

Sep 16, 2012
Tinian, Northern Mariana Islands - Notional evacuees are given pro-U.S. handbills during a noncombatant evacuation operation exercise here, Sept. 14. WIth the NEO processing station held in the hangar bay of the USS Bohomme Richard (LHD-6), the Marines further integrated with their Navy brethren while processing the simulated casualties. The NEO is part of the MEU's pre-deployment training before conducting multi-national exercises throughout the Asia-Pacific region. The 31st MEU is the only continuously forward-deployed MEU and is the Marine Corps' force in readiness in the Asia-Pacific region.


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