Apr 26, 2005

Lance Corporal Corey M. Orourke an infantry mortar man with the 81mm mortar platoon for Weapons Company, Battalion Landing Team, 2nd Bn., 8th Marines, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable), adjusts the sights on a M252 81mm mortar system April 26 during a live fire exercise in Djibouti, Africa. Shortly after entering the Central Command area of responsibility April 22, the 26th MEU proceeded to Djibouti to take advantage of the extensive ranges offered by Combined Joint Task Force Horn of Africa to exercise its coordinated fires capability.

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