The Eye of the Sniper

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    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.


    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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    1. All About the Butt [deleted] 35 months ago | reply

      When did the USMC start issuing M110s? I'll keep my bolt action thanks.

    2. bigtits111 35 months ago | reply

      just plinkin' can,and anyone i can.

    3. Shortyaleena 35 months ago | reply

      awesome pic, they make this job seem so easy.

    4. ohmama06 35 months ago | reply

      One shot, one down. Plenty more where this came from.

    5. pumbaa8560 35 months ago | reply

      You can run but you'll just die tired!!!

    6. 3/10 35 months ago | reply

      BRASS breathe,relax,aim,stop,squeeze

    7. Captain Mac55 35 months ago | reply

      Alpha Mike Foxtrot

    8. GlockDriver1 35 months ago | reply

      "Tag you're it" HE HE HE!!!!

    9. GlockNut777 35 months ago | reply

      It's made by Knight's Armament. Don't really know the model.

    10. rodhanson1 35 months ago | reply

      "One of America's finest"!<3

    11. hawk72032 35 months ago | reply

      Let out half a breath and gently squeeze! That will do it!

    12. John016 35 months ago | reply

      take a deep breath, a correct position, the right time then aim and shoot!!!..

    13. John016 35 months ago | reply

      Oww and make sure he/she smiles first >:)

    14. John016 35 months ago | reply

      try to cooperate with that M110 SASS if you dont wanna die hard!, REALLY HARD!!!!!

    15. tanyakimstone 35 months ago | reply

      this pic would have been so much better if CHRIS were in it! ;)

    16. hello?2 35 months ago | reply

      Marine snipers are the best snipers semper Fi

    17. kinglok12 35 months ago | reply

      Death comes in whispers at a range of 1400 yards....

      Seriously though; wouldn't a bolt-action be more durable than an M-16 conversion?

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