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Seabees Throw Down to Earn Green Belt

ET1 Duvon Thomas throws CE1 Michael Baxter to the ground during a Marine Corps Martial Arts Program (MCMAP) green belt qualification course. After more than 70 hours of training, 15 Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 5 completed the third course in MCMAP and received their green belts while deployed to Camp Shields in Okinawa, Japan. NMCB 5 is currently supporting …

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Seabees Press On During Iron Gator

Amphibious Construction Battalion (PHIBCB) 2 participated in Iron Gator 2013, an active duty and reserve component field exercise (FEX) at Fort A.P. Hill, Va., in March, that provided training in all Seabee Combat Warfare Specialist (SCWS) mission areas for junior Seabees. Iron Gator maintains essential skill sets for leaders and SCWS designated personnel, and provided a unique opportunity to test …

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