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U.S. Marines from Marine Corps Air Station Miramar spar in the ocean during Marine Corps martial arts instructor course 224-19 at Naval Air Station North Island, Calif., Oct. 9. 2019. The three-week MAI course trains marines to become martial arts instructors.

Photo by Lance Cpl. Krysten Houk

10 OF THE MOST INFLUENTIAL PHOTOS OF THE WEEK

11 Oct 2019 | Defense Media Activity

From Marines in the South China Sea to those in the desert of California, these are 10 of the most influential photos from around the Marine Corps Oct. 7-11, 2019.

 

Flight at Sea Photo by Cpl. Dalton Swanbeck

A CH-53E Super Stallion takes off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) in the South China Sea Oct. 9.

 

 

Guardian Angels Photo by Sgt. Conner Robbins

U.S. service members with Task Force San Francisco participate in an urban search and rescue exercise hosted by the San Francisco Fire Department in San Francisco Oct. 8.

 

 

The Guardian Photo by Cpl. Scott Jenkins

A U.S. Marine kneels next to a simulated casualty on Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, California, Oct. 5.

 

 

Prepare for War Photo by Cpl. Scott Jenkins

U.S. Marines prepare ammunition before a motorized operations course on Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, California, Oct. 6.

 

 

On the Guard Photo by Cpl. Scott Jenkins

U.S. Marines provide security from a Medium Tactical Vehicle Replacement on Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, California, Oct. 6.

 

 

Fire Evacuation Photo by Cpl. Scott Jenkins

U.S. Marines pull simulated casualties out of a downed vehicle on Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, California, Oct. 6.

 

 

Sweep the House Photo by Cpl. Timothy Hernandez

A U.S. Marine advances to clear a building during urban operations training as part of exercise Fuji Viper on Camp Fuji, Japan, Oct. 7.

 

 

Take off Photo by Lance Cpl. Andrew Cortez

An MV-22B Osprey takes off from Marine Corps Air Station Camp Pendleton, California, Oct. 10.

 

 

International Relations Photo by Cpl. Harrison Rakhshani

A Philippine Air Force Airman points out a terrain feature to a U.S. Marine during KAMANDAG 3 at Colonel Ernesto P. Ravina Air Base, Philippines, Oct. 9.

 

 

Amphibious Warrior Photo by Lance Cpl. Krysten Houk

U.S. Marines spar in the ocean during a Marine Corps martial arts instructor course at Naval Air Station North Island, California, Oct. 9.