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About Joint Warrior 18.1

Joint Warrior is a multinational exercise designed and led by the Joint Tactical Exercise Planning Staff in the United Kingdom, intended to improve interoperability between allied and partner nations. This year 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, will participate in exercise Joint Warrior 18.1, in Durness, Scotland. Marines of 3rd Brigade, 4th ANGLICO will partner with 148 (Meiktila) Commando, Forward Observation Battery, a specialist Naval Gunfire Support Forward Observation unit within 29 Commando Regiment Royal Artillery of 3 Commando Brigade Royal Marines, to meet critical ANGLICO mission essential tasks while partnered with Coalition Forces in a unique and challenging training environment.

 

JOINT WARRIOR 18.1 ARTICLES
A commentary of my time with 4th ANGLICO at Joint Warrior 18 May 4, 2018
What it takes: 4th ANGLICO learns how to survive in the wilderness May 4, 2018
Hometown Heroes of Joint Warrior 18: Gunnery Sgt. James Sterling May 4, 2018
What we learned: 4th ANGLICO at Joint Warrior 18 May 2, 2018
Hometown Heroes of Joint Warrior 18: Cpl. David Rodriguez April 25, 2018
Hometown Heroes of Joint Warrior 18: Sgt. Michael Kozik April 24, 2018
4th ANGLICO arrives in Scotland for Joint Warrior 18-1 April 21, 2018
JOINT WARRIOR 18.1 PHOTOS
Cpl. Esteban Gonzalez, a radio operator with 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, uses his compass to read the course baring (azimuth) for the final checkpoint during a land navigation exercise in Durness, Scotland, April 30, 2018.
Marines and sailors with 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, scale the final meters of a mountain during a land navigation course in Durness, Scotland, April 30, 2018.
Cpl. Esteban Gonzalez (left), a radio operator with 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, checks his grid coordinates for the location of the final checkpoint during a land navigation course in Durness, Scotland, April 30, 2018.
U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Gregory McDonald (left), a radio operator with 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, and Royal Navy Chief Petty Officer Andrew Douglas (right), a Royal Navy coordinator with 148 Commando Battery, 29th Commando Royal Artillery, discuss route options for a checkpoint during a land navigation exercise in Durness, Scotland, April 30, 2018.
Marines and sailors with 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, scale a mountain to get to their second checkpoint during a land navigation exercise in Durness, Scotland, April 30, 2018.
Sgt. Michael Peers (left), a firepower control team chief with 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, and Lance Cpl. Gregory McDonald (right), a radio operator with 4th ANGLICO, FHG, discuss a projected route during a land navigation exercise in Durness, Scotland, April 30, 2018.
U.S. Marines and Sailors, bottom left, with the 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company (ANGLICO), Force Headquarters Group, begin their trek up a mountain to their first checkpoint as they take part in a land navigation exercise in Durness, Scotland, April 30, 2018.
Marines with 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, utilize new escape techniques during survival training, in Durness, Scotland, April 26, 2018.
British Army Staff Sgt. Steven Kelly, survival instructor with 29th Commando Regiment, Artillery Battery, shows Marines with 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, how to quickly escape from zip-tie handcuffs with shoelaces from his boots, during survival training, in Durness, Scotland, April 26, 2018.
After a demonstration from British Commando's, Marines with 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, pluck and dress a chicken during survival training, in Durness, Scotland, April 26, 2018.
While conducting survival training, British Army Staff Sgt. Steven Kelly (right), survival instructor with 29th Commando Regiment, Artillery Battery, teaches Marines with 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, how to properly tell direction by the placement of hands in the sky, in Durness, Scotland, April 26, 2018.
British Army Staff Sgt. Steven Kelly, survival instructor with 29th Commando Regiment, Artillery Battery, shows Marines with 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, how to properly pluck and dress a chicken during survival training, in Durness, Scotland, April 26, 2018.
After a demonstration from British Commando's, Marines with 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, pluck and dress a chicken during survival training, in Durness, Scotland, April 26, 2018.
British Army Medical Assistant Jim Collier (right), 29th Commando Regiment, Royal Artillery, shows Marines and sailors with 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, how to properly start a fire during survival training, in Durness, Scotland, April 26, 2018.
During survival training, Marines with 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, make and stoke a fire after constructing a shelter made of surrounding branches and tree limbs, in Durness, Scotland, April 26, 2018.
British Army Staff Sgt. Steven Kelly, survival instructor with 29th Commando Regiment, Artillery Battery, teaches Marines with 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, how to properly set a fire with tools found in the wilderness, in Durness, Scotland, April 26, 2018.
U.S. Navy Chief Petty Officer Rafael Corrada, corpsman with 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, begins the process of starting a fire during survival training, in Durness, Scotland, April 26, 2018.
U.S. Marine Corps Capt. Ryan Mathews, a firepower control team leader with 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, pulls up moss for shelter during survival training, in Durness, Scotland, April 26, 2018.
British Army Staff Sgt. Steven Kelly, survival instructor with 29th Commando Regiment, Artillery Battery, shows Marines with 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, how to properly set a fire with wood found in the wilderness, in Durness, Scotland, April 26, 2018.
British Army Staff Sgt. Steven Kelly, survival instructor with 29th Commando Regiment, Artillery Battery, teaches Marines with 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Force Headquarters Group, necessary survival procedures should they be stuck in the wilderness for an extended time, in Durness, Scotland, April 26, 2018.