U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Carla O/Released 190918-M-QT612-1327.JPG
Oct 9, 2019
U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Kyle Wielkie and Sgt. Jonathan Whitby lower atmospheric and chemical agent detectors into a storm drain to check for toxic or hazardous conditions during an explosive ordnance disposal exercise at Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan, Sept. 18, 2019. The EODEX was designed to simulate conventional warfare and the use of conventional ordnance and involved the participation of three U.S. military branches and over 43 different military occupational specialties within III Marine Expeditionary Force. Wielkie, a native of Lexington, South Carolina, is a chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defense specialist with CBRN Defense Platoon, Headquarters Company, Headquarters Battalion, 3rd Marine Division and Whitby, a native of Tempe, Arizona, is an EOD technician with EOD Company, 9th Engineer Support Battalion, 3rd Marine Logistics Group.
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