US, PHL Marines hone skills on amphibious assault

Security & Defense

Elements of United States Marine Corps and Philippine Marine Corps conducted an amphibious assault training on April 3 at Naval Station Leovigildo Gantioqui, San Antonio, Zambales.

US MARINES photo

The said training was part of Balikatan 2019.

“U.S. Marines with Assault Amphibious Company, 4th Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, and Philippine Marines with Assault Armor Battalion, 74th Marine Company, arrive on land in Assault Amphibious Vehicles during Exercise Balikatan at Naval Station Leovigildo Gantioqui, San Antonio, Zambales, Philippines, April 3, 2019,” the US Marines said.