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Red Dagger

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Red Dagger is a bilateral training exercise between 6th Engineer Support Battalion, 4th Marine Logistics Group and 131 Commando Squadron Royal Engineers, a British Army Reserve unit, and part of 24 Commando Royal Engineers. The Marines will conduct a series of ranges, demolition training, and engineer projects to meet critical ESB mission essential tasks while partnered with Coalition Forces.

 

 

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Video by Sgt. Melanie A Williams

6th ESB conducts fifth iteration of Exercise Red Dagger

  • Marine Forces Reserve
  • May 14, 2018 | 0:08

U.S. Marines with 6th Engineer Support Battalion, 4th Marine Logistics Group, and British commandos with 131 Commando Squadron Royal Engineers, British Army, shoot tables five and six at the night range during exercise Red Dagger at Fort Indiantown Gap, Pa., May 14, 2018. Exercise Red Dagger is a bilateral training exercise that gives Marines an opportunity to exchange tactics, techniques and procedures as well as build working relationships with their British counterparts. (U.S. Marine Corps courtesy video by Petty Officer 1st Class Jered Spieker/Released)

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6th ESB kicks off exercise Red Dagger 2018
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Hometown Heroes of exercise Red Dagger 2018
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Hometown Heroes of exercise Red Dagger 2018
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Hometown Heroes of exercise Red Dagger 2018
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