1/12 Shocks PTA
The commanding officers of 1st Battalion, 12th Marine Regiment, explain the purpose of artillery and training during Spartan Fury at Pohakuloa Training Area. They utilize notional forces to mark the battlefield and support the infantry with precision fire from their own gun-line.
12th Marine Regiment combines skills with the Philippine 105mm howitzer April 26, during Exercise Balikatan 2015 at Crow Valley, Philippines. The U.S Marines fired simultaneously with the Philippine Marines at a simulated objective for enhanced combined capabilities during the final bilateral artillery fire. Includes sound bites from Sgt. Ryan Molina, Section Chief, 1st Battalion, 12th Marines; 1st Lt. Jose Noel B Bataga, Artillery Officer, Field Artillery Battalion and Col. Lance McDaniel, 12th Marine Regiment Commanding Officer.