U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Dylan J. Batterson, a native of Bryan, ensures the nodes of an antenna head are secured during the setup of a camp site for their weeklong communications exercise at the Jungle Warfare Training Center in Okinawa, Japan, Oct. 16, 2018.
Alpha Company, 7th Communication Battalion conducted the communications exercise to test their capabilities in providing communication services in field environments, as well as train in jungle warfare tactics.
Batterson is a field radio operator with Alpha Transmissions Platoon, Alpha Company, 7th Communication Battalion.
— from the Defense Visual Information Distribution Service