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ARTP 13-4 begins with bang

31 Jan 2014 | 3rd Marine Division

They traveled the frozen land, looking for suitable places to set their howitzers. Each time, a group of them went ahead and scouted the areas. Once the rest of the unit arrived, the Marines with 3rd Battalion, 12th Marine Regiment, performed reconnaissance, security, occupy, position procedures before firing their M777A2 150 mm lightweight howitzers Jan. 20–22 to officially start Artillery Relocation Training Program 13-4 in the North Fuji Maneuver Area.