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Winter Break 18

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The mission of WINTER BREAK 18 is to validate cold weather readiness standards and cold weather resource requirements.

 

 

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Video by Cpl. Dallas Johnson

MARFORRES tankers take on ice, snow at Winter Break 18

  • Marine Forces Reserve
  • Feb. 12, 2018 | 2:20

Marines with Fox Company, 4th Tank Battalion, 4th Marine Division, tested their ability to conduct operations in the deep snow and extreme cold of the harsh northern Michigan winter during exercise Winter Break 18, aboard Camp Grayling, Michigan, Feb. 6-14.

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Capt. Andrew Bender (right), commanding officer of Company F, 4th Tank Battalion, 4th Marine Division, speaks to Marines about the final training days of Winter Break 2018, aboard Camp Grayling, Michigan, Feb. 11, 2018. Fox Co., 4th Tank Bn., conducted exercise Winter Break 18 to take advantage of Camp Grayling's frozen, wintery climate and test their offensive, defensive and maneuver capabilities in any austere cold weather environment.

Articles

Hometown Heroes of Winter Break 2018
Cpl. Michael Collins is a Grimesland, North Carolina, native and an M88A2 Recovery Vehicle rigger with Company F, 4th Tank Battalion, 4th Marine Division....

Hometown Heroes of Winter Break 2018
Sgt. Trenton Hammonds is a Red Springs, North Carolina native and Reserve Marine with Company F, 4th Tank Battalion, 4th Marine Division. A natural leader, Hammonds is mentoring junior Marines during...

Hometown Heroes of Winter Break 2018
HM2 Corey Parker is an Augusta, Georgia native and Navy corpsman stationed with a Marine Corps Reserve unit based in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. ...