Combined Arms Excercise

Combined Arms Excercise Twentynine Palms California

Stock #: 235422
Type: Postcard
Era: Continental Chrome
City: Twentynine Palms
State: California (CA)
County: San Bernardino
Publisher: Greetings and Etcetera
Size: 4.25" x 6" (11 x 15.25 cm)

Additional Details:
A combined arms excercise (CAX) utilizes all elements of the Corps. Marines are put to the test during these live fire excercises with no margin for error. Valuable lessons in teamwork and coordination are learned in combat situations. Seen here, top L-R Jeep mounted T.O.W. missile is fired. 105mm gun battery fires cover for advancing "GRUNTS". Bottom L-R M-60 tank advances as white phosphorus artillery shell explodes. 2 F-4 Phantoms drop napalm on enemy target. The MCAGCC is located 150 miles East of Los Angeles in the Mojave desert