Preparing for landings

By www.Army.milJuly 21, 2008

Soldiers from the 24th Transportation Battalion practice 'stabbing' the beachhead with the initial piece of the Army's Trident Pier July 18, 2008, on Camp Pendleton, Calif. The Army Trident Pier is one of three piers used during Joint Logistics Over the Shore Exercise "Pacific Strike," a joint exercise moving 3rd Brigade, 25th Infantry Division's equipment to the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif.
1 / 2 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers from the 24th Transportation Battalion practice 'stabbing' the beachhead with the initial piece of the Army's Trident Pier July 18, 2008, on Camp Pendleton, Calif. The Army Trident Pier is one of three piers used during Joint Logistics Over the Shore Exercise "Pacific Strike," a joint exercise moving 3rd Brigade, 25th Infantry Division's equipment to the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif. (Photo Credit: Department of the Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
A bulldozer pushes Army lighterage back out to sea to make another practice run during Exercise Joint Logistics Over-The-Shore 2008 at Camp Pendleton, Calif., July 17, 2008. Goals of the training include: establishing command and control of Army and Navy units, constructing a life support area, conducting force protection operations, executing an in-stream offload of shipping from a sea echelon area and safely redeploying allocated forces.
2 / 2 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A bulldozer pushes Army lighterage back out to sea to make another practice run during Exercise Joint Logistics Over-The-Shore 2008 at Camp Pendleton, Calif., July 17, 2008. Goals of the training include: establishing command and control of Army and Navy units, constructing a life support area, conducting force protection operations, executing an in-stream offload of shipping from a sea echelon area and safely redeploying allocated forces. (Photo Credit: Petty Officer 2nd Class Brian P. Caracci) VIEW ORIGINAL