U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Brandon O’Leary, a native of Norco, is a machine gunner with Battalion Landing Team, 2nd Battalion, 4th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), aboard dock landing ship USS Germantown (LSD 42).
The USS Germantown, part of the America Amphibious Ready Group (ARG), 31st MEU team, is operating in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations to enhance interoperability with allies and partners and serve as a ready response force to defend peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region, according to a news release.
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