2/7 Live Fire 81mm Range
Video by Sgt. Pete Thibodeau | Talisman Sabre 2011 Combat Camera U.S. Marines with 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit's battalion landing team, firing the M252 81mm Mortar Systems during Talisman Sabre 2011 on Townshend Island, Australia. Talisman Sabre promotes the alliance with Australia, which is one the United States' most important defense relationships and a central pillar for national security strategy, based on shared values and a common commitment to peace and security. Produced by Sgt. Pete Thibodeau.