Here are our Top 10 Shots in a slideshow gallery. These pictures represent some of the best photojournalism from U.S. servicemen and women who are stationed around the world.
Top 10 Shots Aug 2, 2019 | Photo Gallery
Spc. Brennan Bialt, who serves as a medic with B Company, 1st Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade, Inf. Brig. Combat Team, 25th Inf. Division, lays down cover fire while his comrade Spc. Lorenzo Ponce, also serving with B Company, comes off the firing line during a simulated ambush, which was portion of a Jungle Situational Training Exercise in Labasa, Fiji, August 1, 2019. The training is a portion of Pacific Pathways' Exercise Cartwheel 2019, which aims to strengthen relationships through bilateral military-to-military training, with the Republic of Fiji Military Forces. The exercise builds expeditionary readiness and interoperability, increasing capabilities to face crisis contingencies by developing and stressing units at the highest training levels. U.S. Coast Guard Seaman Sean Tocci, assigned to the U.S. Coast Guard Tall Ship Eagle (WIX 327), climbs the starboard shroud on the main mast, New London, Conn., July 29, 2019. Eagle is a tall ship used as a training platform for future Coast Guard Academy officers as well as a vessel for establishing and maintaining domestic and international relationships.(U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Cory D. Payne) U.S. Marines with Combat Logistics Battalion 2 Combat Logistics Regiment 2, 2nd Marine Logistics Group watch a MV-22 Osprey take off during a helicopter support team external lift as part of integrated training exercise 5-19 on Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, California, July 28, 2019. The purpose of ITX 5-19 is to create a challenging, realistic training environment that produces combat-ready forces capable of operating as an integrated Marine Air Ground Task Force. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Scott Jenkins) Marine Sgt. Ray Waters Torres, from 1st Battalion, 8th Marines, from Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, throws the AeroVironment RQ-11 drone at Orpholo Training Area, Georgia, August 1, 2019. Torres flew the unmanned aerial vehicle over ranges for training purposes during exercise Agile Spirit 19. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Laurie Ellen Schubert, 5th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment) The U.S. Army Special Operations Command Black Daggers Parachute Demonstration team jump into the closing ceremonies for the 24th World Scout Jamboree in Mount Hope, W.Va., Aug. 1, 2019. More than 1,200 military members from across the total force supported the World Scout Jamboree held July 22 through Aug. 2, 2019. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Brianna Lawrence) Limited Duty Officer/Warrant Officer Academy class 19080, here at Officer Training Command, Newport, Rhode Island, graduates on Aug. 2, 2019. The LDO/CWO Community supports the war-fighting capability and readiness of Naval Forces through leadership, technical proficiency and experience. (U.S. Navy photo by Darwin Lam) Bass player Sgt. Zachary Ojeda of the United States Marine Corps Recruit Depot band Sound Strike from San Diego, Calif., plays his heart out for the scouts at the World Scout Jamboree at the Summit Bechtel Reserve in Oak Hill, W.Va. July 28, 2019. Sound Strike performs music from classic rock to today’s hits and more. (U.S. Army National Guard Photo by Spc. Brianna Lawrence) Capt. Carlos Sardiello, commanding officer of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) center-left, and other Sailors scrub the flight deck. Theodore Roosevelt is conducting routine operations in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Sean Lynch/Released) Aircrew from the 701 Airlift Squadron conduct air refueling with a KC-135 Stratotanker from MacDill Air Force Base, Florida at Joint Base Charleston, South Carolina, August 1, 2019. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman James Merriman) JOINT BASE CAPE COD, Mass. – Soldiers from the 1058th Transportation Company, Massachusetts National Guard, conduct a night base defense live fire exercise under the illumination of a green flair during the Combined Arms Exercise: Patriot Crucible, here, August 1st, 2019. This is the first time in twenty years that Soldiers have been able to conduct night fire with pyrotechnics and flares at Camp Edwards. Patriot Crucible is an intense two-week field exercise preparing army combat support units from across the North East United States to support major combat operations against a modern and professional enemy force. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Steven C. Eaton, 65th Press Camp Headquarters, Massachusetts National Guard)