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Marines in Hawaii restructure to deter China

  • U.S. MARINE CORPS
                                Hawaii Marines with Combat Assault Company, 3rd Marine Regiment stage in formation in amphibious assault vehicles prior to splash training at Pyramid Rock Beach on Marine Corps Base Hawaii as part of the 2018 Rim of the Pacific exercise.

    U.S. MARINE CORPS

    Hawaii Marines with Combat Assault Company, 3rd Marine Regiment stage in formation in amphibious assault vehicles prior to splash training at Pyramid Rock Beach on Marine Corps Base Hawaii as part of the 2018 Rim of the Pacific exercise.

The radical restructuring of the Marine Corps in Hawaii to better deter China in the western Pacific includes the planned removal of all 16 tanklike amphibious vehicles and elimination of all cannon artillery. Read more

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