Marines with the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) debark a light armored vehicle from a landing craft, air cushion at Freshwater Beach at the Shoalwater Bay Training Area in Queensland, Australia, July 15, 2009. The 31st MEU came to the beach for field training in support of Talisman Sabre 2009. Talisman Sabre is a biennial combined training activity that trains U.S. and Australian forces in planning and conducting combined task force operations.
photo Sgt. Jose E. Castellon Lopez/