Marines pushed into Iraq as part of Operation Desert Storm. Marines accomplished a wide range of missions and with precise air operations, tenacious amphibious assaults, and versatile land tactics, the Marines led one of the most successful assaults in modern warfare.
A U.S. Navy SEAL checks out his M14 7.62mmx51mm rifle. Note the customized fore grip fitted to the weapon. This photo was taken in Feb 1991. During this period SEAL Team 8 carried out a series of ship boarding operations to enforce UN sanctions against Iraq during Operation Desert Storm. DoD photo by : PH2 USNR-R MILTON SAVAGE