The Eye of the Sniper

You voted, and this week's Corps Top Shot comes from Sgt. Elyssa Quesada. Quesada snapped this shot of Cpl. Ryan Finn on the deck of the USS Makin Island. Finn, a reconnaissance Marine, is part of Battalion Landing Team 3/1, the the ground combat element for the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit.

 

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The unit is deployed aboard the amphibious assault ship as part of the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group, which is a U.S. Central Command theater reserve force. The group is providing support for maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. Navy's 5th Fleet area of responsibility.

(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Elyssa Quesada)

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Taken on March 30, 2012