Here are our picks for this week’s favorite military images. These pictures represent some of the best photojournalism from U.S. servicemen and women who are stationed around the world.
Top Military Shots DEC 5, 2019 | Photo Gallery
A Coast Guardsman keeps lookout while clearing the guided-missile destroyer USS Forrest Sherman (DDG 98) during a maritime security response team exercise. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Raymond Maddocks/Released) A U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III assigned to Travis Air Force Base, Calif., flies over the Chugach Mountains during cold weather aircraft maintenance procedures training at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Nov. 19, 2019. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jonathan Valdes Montijo) A Soldier engages the enemy in a stress shooting lane during the 2019 HQDA Best Warrior Competition at Fort A.P. Hill, Va. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Victor Perez Vargas) An EA-18G Growler attached to the Rooks of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 137 takes off from the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Isaac Esposito/Released) U.S. Army Paratroopers assigned to the 173rd Airborne Brigade with British and Italian Army paratroopers, exit a U.S. Air Force C-130 Hercules aircraft from the 86th Air Wing during airborne operation at Juliet Drop Zone, Pordenone, Italy Dec. 3, 2019. (U.S. Army Photo by Paolo Bovo) U.S. Marines with 1st Battalion, 25th Marine Regiment, currently assigned to 4th Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, under the Unit Deployment Program, fire training projectiles from an M72 Light Anti-Armor Weapon during Forest Light Middle Army in Aibano Training Area, Shiga, Japan, Dec. 3, 2019. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. D’Angelo Yanez) Lt. Col. Paul Lopez, second from left, F-22 Demonstration Team commander, officiates a reenlistment ceremony for Staff Sgt. Annemarie Prozzillo, an F-22 Demonstration Team aircrew flight equipment technician, at the Dubai Airshow, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 18, 2019. The ceremony was held on the wing of an F-22 Raptor. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Sam Eckholm) Waves break against the bow of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Paul Hamilton (DDG 60) Nov. 26, 2019. Paul Hamilton is underway conducting routine training in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Matthew F. Jackson) Soldiers from the 116th Cavalry Regiment conduct tank crew gunnery, Nov. 11, 2019, at the Orchard Combat Training Center, Idaho. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Mason Cutrer) A U.S. Marine with 2nd Battalion, 3d Marine Regiment, fast ropes from a MV-22B Osprey assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 363 during fast roping drills, Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Nov. 26, 2019. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Matthew Kirk)