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1st Battalion, 24th Marines executes NORDIC FROST 18 at Ethan Allen Air National Guard Base in order to enhance interoperability and sustain core competency in offensive and defensive operations.


NORDIC FROST VIDEOS
NORDIC FROST ARTICLES
Faces of the Force: Capt. Tiffany Basham January 30, 2018
Reserve Marines test their limits in exercise Nordic Frost 18 January 25, 2018
NORDIC FROST IMAGE GALLERY
Cpl. Christopher Mulryan, a rifleman with Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 4th Marine Division, a student at Indiana University and an Edinburgh, Indiana native, participated in exercise Nordic Frost in Jericho, Vermont, Jan.13-27, 2018. Mulryan is a Reserve Marine as well as a drive shaft manufacturer in Indiana.

Reserve Marines with 24th Marines conducted cold weather training among the mountainous Vermont terrain at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site. The goal of Nordic Frost was to improve the unit’s environmental capabilities by giving them an introduction to cold weather training and testing their squad and fire team level defensive proficiency in an austere environment. This was a great opportunity for Marines to spend two weeks working together, battling the elements to ensure that they are ready to fight tonight and respond to the nation’s calls.
Lance Cpl. Aeron Goodman, a rifleman with Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 4th Marine Division, a graduate of South Vermillion High School and Clinton, Indiana native, participated in exercise Nordic Frost in Jericho, Vermont, Jan.13-27, 2018. Goodman is a Reserve Marine, as well as a warehouse forklift operator and student at Ivy Technical Community College of Indiana.

Reserve Marines with 24th Marines conducted cold weather training among the mountainous Vermont terrain at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site. The goal of Nordic Frost was to improve the unit’s environmental capabilities by giving them an introduction to cold weather training and testing their squad and fire team level defensive proficiency in an austere environment. This was a great opportunity for Marines to spend two weeks working together, battling the elements to ensure that they are ready to fight tonight and respond to the nation’s calls.
Lance Cpl. Damon Goelz, a rifleman with Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 4th Marine Division, a graduate of Huntington North high School and a Fort Wayne, Indiana native, participated in exercise Nordic Frost in Jericho, Vermont, Jan. 13-27, 2018. Goelz is a Reserve Marine, as well as an employee at Dick’s Sporting Goods.

Reserve Marines with 24th Marines conducted cold weather training among the mountainous Vermont terrain at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site. The goal of Nordic Frost was to improve the unit’s environmental capabilities by giving them an introduction to cold weather training and testing their squad and fire team level defensive proficiency in an austere environment. This was a great opportunity for Marines to spend two weeks working together, battling the elements to ensure that they are ready to fight tonight and respond to the nation’s calls.
Lance Cpl. Logan Doyle, a rifleman with Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 4th Marine Division, a graduate of Columbus East High School and a Crawfordsville, Indiana native, participated in exercise Nordic Frost in Jericho, Vermont, Jan. 13-27, 2018. Doyle is a Reserve Marine as well as a student at Purdue University and works at Maxwell Farm Drainage Inc. and in seismic wave surveying.

Reserve Marines with 24th Marines conducted cold weather training among the mountainous Vermont terrain at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site. The goal of Nordic Frost was to improve the unit’s environmental capabilities by giving them an introduction to cold weather training and testing their squad and fire team level defensive proficiency in an austere environment. This was a great opportunity for Marines to spend two weeks working together, battling the elements to ensure that they are ready to fight tonight and respond to the nation’s calls.
Marines with Weapons Company, 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, navigate the route to their next checkpoint during the final exercise of exercise Nordic Frost on Camp Ethan Allen Training Site in Jericho, Vt., Jan. 22, 2018. The exercise allowed Marines to demonstrate their ability to operate in a cold weather mountainous environment, conducting land navigation, marksmanship training, demolitions, call for fire training and other core competencies. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Samantha Schwoch/released)
Marines with Weapons Company, 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, conduct medical evacuation techniques during exercise Nordic Frost at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site in Jericho, Vt., Jan. 22, 2018. The goal of Nordic Frost was to improve the unit’s environmental capabilities by giving them an introduction to cold weather training and testing their squad and fire team level defensive proficiency in an austere environment. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Samantha Schwoch/released)
Marines with Weapons Company, 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, conduct medical evacuation techniques during the final exercise of Nordic Frost on Camp Ethan Allen Training Site in Jericho, Vt., Jan. 22, 2018. The goal of Nordic Frost was to improve the unit’s environmental capabilities by giving them an introduction to cold weather training and testing their squad and fire team level defensive proficiency in an austere environment (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Samantha Schwoch/released)
Pvt. Tyrel Smith, rifleman with Company C, 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, shoots an azimuth on his compass while dead reckoning during exercise Nordic Frost at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site in Jericho, Vt. Jan. 21, 2018. The exercise allowed Marines to demonstrate their ability to operate in a cold weather mountainous environment, conducting land navigation, marksmanship training, demolitions, call for fire training and other core competencies.  (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Samantha Schwoch/released)
Col. William E. Sousa, right, commanding officer of 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, speaks to the junior enlisted Marines of 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 25th Marines, 4th MarDiv, about their experiences throughout exercise Nordic Frost at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site in Jericho, Vt., Jan. 22, 2018. The exercise allowed Marines to demonstrate their ability to operate in a cold weather mountainous environment, conducting land navigation, marksmanship training, demolitions, call for fire training and other core competencies. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Samantha Schwoch/released)
Lance Cpl. Adriel Musson, rifleman with Company C, 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, looks through his sights during a squad patrol during exercise Nordic Frost at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site in Jericho, Vt., Jan. 21, 2018. The goal of Nordic Frost was to improve the unit’s environmental capabilities by giving them an introduction to cold weather training and testing their squad and fire team level defensive proficiency in an austere environment. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Samantha Schwoch/released)
Lance Cpl. Carren Redds, rifleman with Company C, 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 25th Marine Regiment, practices patrolling techniques during exercise Nordic Frost at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site in Jericho, Vt., Jan. 21, 2018. The exercise allowed Marines to demonstrate their ability to operate in a cold weather mountainous environment, conducting land navigation, marksmanship training, demolitions, call for fire training and other core competencies. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Samantha Schwoch/released)
Lance Cpl. Christopher C. Acosta, team leader with Company C, 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, practice preparing range cards during exercise Nordic Frost on Camp Ethan Allen in Jericho, Vt., Jan. 20, 2018. The exercise enabled Reserve Marines to spend two weeks working together, battling the elements to ensure that they are ready to fight tonight and respond to the nation’s calls. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Samantha Schwoch/released)
Marines with Company B, 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, conduct land navigation training during exercise Nordic Frost at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site in Jericho, Vt., Jan. 20, 2018. Nordic Frost enabled Reserve Marines to spend two weeks working together, battling the elements to ensure that they are ready to fight tonight and respond to the nation’s calls. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Samantha Schwoch/released)
Lance Cpl. Gabriel Amezcua, left, and Pfc. Trenton White, right, riflemen with Company B, 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, conduct land navigation training during exercise Nordic Frost at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site in Jericho, Vt., Jan. 20, 2018. Nordic Frost enabled Reserve Marines to spend two weeks working together, battling the elements to ensure that they are ready to fight tonight and respond to the nation’s calls. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Samantha Schwoch/released)
Marines with Weapons Company, 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, conduct virtual call for fire training during exercise Nordic Frost at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site in Jericho, Vt., Jan. 20, 2018. The exercise allowed Marines to demonstrate their ability to operate in a cold weather mountainous environment, conducting land navigation, marksmanship training, demolitions, call for fire training and other core competencies. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Samantha Schwoch/released)
Marines with Company C, 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, conduct practical application techniques during exercise Nordic Frost at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site in Jericho, Vt., Jan. 20, 2018. The exercise allowed Marines to demonstrate their ability to operate in a cold weather mountainous environment, conducting land navigation, marksmanship training, demolitions, call for fire training and other core competencies. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Samantha Schwoch/released)
Lance Cpl. Doug Poyner, front, anti-tank missile man with Weapons Company, 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, and Lance Cpl. Orlando Pena, rear, rifleman with Co. A, 1st Bn., 24th Marines, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th MarDiv, fire the M240 machine gun during exercise Nordic Frost at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site in Jericho, Vt., Jan. 19, 2018. The exercise allowed Marines to demonstrate their ability to operate in a cold weather mountainous environment, conducting land navigation, marksmanship training, demolitions, call for fire training and other core competencies. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Samantha Schwoch/released)
Lance Cpl. Kyle Alford, rifleman with Company B, 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, conducts rifle marksmanship training during exercise Nordic Frost at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site in Jericho, Vt., Jan. 19, 2018. The goal of Nordic Frost was to improve the unit’s environmental capabilities by giving them an introduction to cold weather training and testing their squad and fire team level defensive proficiency in an austere environment. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Samantha Schwoch/released)
Marines with Weapons Company, 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, fire mounted MK-19 grenade launchers during exercise Nordic Frost at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site in Jericho, Vt., Jan. 19, 2018. The exercise allowed Marines to demonstrate their ability to operate in a cold weather mountainous environment, conducting land navigation, marksmanship training, demolitions, call for fire training and other core competencies. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Samantha Schwoch/released)
Marines with 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, prepare to fire the M240 machine gun during exercise Nordic Frost at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site in Jericho, Vt., Jan. 19, 2018. The goal of Nordic Frost was to improve the unit’s environmental capabilities by giving them an introduction to cold weather training and testing their squad and fire team level defensive proficiency in an austere environment. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Samantha Schwoch/released)