Here are our favorite military images 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 Military Shots Sep 19, 2019 | Photo Gallery
U.S. Marine Cpl. Douglas Bunea, right, a fixed wing aircraft mechanic assigned to Marine All-Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 533, grapples with Cpl. Javier Flores, a flight equipment technician assigned to Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 367, while participating in a Marine Corps Martial Arts Program course during Integrated Training Exercise (ITX) 5-19 at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, Twenty-nine Palms, California, Aug. 15, 2019. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Cody Rowe) A U.S. Air Force F-15C Eagle conducts a combat air patrol mission over an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, Sept. 3, 2019. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Russ Scalf) Green Berets assigned to 3rd Special Group (Airborne), conduct an open circuit dive, Aug. 21, 2019, near Destin, Fla. The Special Operations Soldiers participated in the dive to remain proficient in one of the many high-risk duties performed by Green Berets across the force. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Peter Seidler) Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Maxwell McMann, from Bryce, Texas, directs an MH-60R Sea Hawk helicopter, assigned to the "Easyriders" of Helicopter Maritime Strike (HSM) squadron 37, aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS William P. Lawrence (DDG 110) during a replenishment-at-sea with the fleet replenishment oiler USNS Pecos (T- AO 197). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Caledon Rabbipal/Released) U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Nathan Ortiz, 58th Aircraft Maintenance Unit weapons load crew member, inspects AIM-9X missiles before they are loaded on to 33rd FW F-35 A Lightning IIs at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, Sep. 17, 2019. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Amber Litteral) Soldiers compete in the 12-mile ruck march during Michigan's Best Warrior Competition at Ft. Custer September 12, 2019. (Photo by Capt. Joe Legros) Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Iwakuni and local Japanese residents compete during the 32nd Annual MCAS Iwakuni Triathlon at MCAS Iwakuni, Japan, Sept. 15, 2019. The competitors completed a 1km swim, 23km bike ride, and an 8km run through the air station and surrounding farmland. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Andrew Jones) U.S. Sailors conduct a test of the countermeasure wash-down system on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) in the Atlantic Ocean, Sept. 18, 2019. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Jarrod A. Schad) Boatswains Mate Seaman Dayana Gomez from Beach Master Unit One waves the Quebec flag to direct a Lighter Amphibious Resupply Cargo (LARC) vehicle to shore for Offshore Petroleum Discharge System operations for the Arctic Expeditionary Capabilities Exercise (AECE). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Brianna Jones/Released) U.S. Air Force Capt. Benjamin Aiken, 517th Airlift Squadron C-17 Globemaster III pilot, assigned to Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska conducts a preflight walk-around in preparation for an air drop sortie during exercise Mobility Guardian 2019, at Fairchild Air Force Base, Wash., Sept. 10, 2019. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr.) Second Lieutenants Tom Vasko and Phillip Haly, students at the Basic Officer Course, fire their M249 light machine gun during the Crew Served Weapons Live Fire Exercise, at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Virginia, August 27, 2019. (US Marine Corps photo by 2nd Lt. Isaac Lamberth)