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Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow

 

Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow

Barstow, California
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Juan Rivera displays what he calls the "crown jewel" of his accomplishments, a plaque proclaiming him as a founding member of the Department of Homeland Security. His work in creating the field of Cyber Security post 9/11 he said is his proudest accomplishment. Rivera now volunteers his time to help others to "return the blessings I have received in my life."
Crews weigh in trucks before and after being loaded with dirt being removed from an Installation Restoration site aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, Calif., May 21.
Contractors use water to control the dust created as they work to remove contaminated soil during an Installation Restoration project aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, Calif., May 21.
Sergeant Major Sergio MartinezRuiz, base sergeant major, Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, speaking at the Veterans Resource Fair in Apple Valley, May 30. MartinezRuiz urged fairgoers to take advantage of all the experts and information in the room to help navigate their way through the sometimes tricky application process for medical disability, education and other benefits offered to veterans.
Members of the MCLB Barstow Marines, NTC Ft. Irwin Soldiers, and MCLB Fire Department teams, take time to pose for a photo together after the Armed Forces Softball Tournament held at the Robert A. Sessions Sportspark in Barstow, May 18.
MCLB Barstow's Sgt Jesse Curtis, slides in to third base during an Armed Forces Day Softball Tournament held at the Robert A. Sessions Sportspark, in Barstow, May 18. Curtis eventually scored but MCLB lost to the NTC Ft. Irwin team, 15 - 6.
Contractors attached a hook and pulley system to a Medium Tactical Vehicle Replacement as part of the final installation process at the Motor Transportation Branch at Production Plant Barstow, Marine Depot Maintenance Command aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, Calif., May 9.
Ryan Haverlock, Heavy Equipment Mechanic, reassembles components on a Logistics Vehicle System Replacement at the Motor Transportation Branch at Production Plant Barstow, Marine Depot Maintenance Command, on the Yermo Annex aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, Calif., May 7.
Jeremy Zubiate, Heavy Equipment Mechanic, attaches cables to a Medium Tactical Vehicle Replacement’s engine at Production Plant Barstow, Marine Depot Maintenance Command, on the Yermo Annex aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, Calif., May 7.
Greg Kunkle, Emergency Medical Services Chief for Fire and Emergency Services displays one of the four trauma kits contained within the Public Access Stations which will be located throughout Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, Calif. May 22. The kits are part of the “Stop the Bleed” campaign embraced by fire departments throughout the state, and contain all of the necessary equipment to render first aid during emergency incidents.
The new Public Access Stations, containing four emergency first aid and trauma kits each, will be attached to walls of buildings strategically located throughout Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, later this month. The kits will allow for immediate trauma care, while paramedics, fire fighters and law enforcement are en route to emergency incidents.
Daniel Madrid works on the Auxiliary Power Unit for the HERCULES M-88 tank retriever, May 16. His knowledge of the programs and systems involving engines and transmissions make him a valued member of the workforce. Madrid started working at Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, Calif., in 1969. Five decades later he has seen many changes at Production Plant Barstow, Marine Depot Maintenance Command, aboard the Yermo Annex of MCLBB.
Daniel Madrid started working at Production Plant Barstow when he was 19 years old in 1969. Fifty years later he plays a vital role in keeping the Auxiliary Power Units for the HERCULES M-88 Tank Retriever up and running. He is also a valuable resource for other artisans working in the Engine Shop at PPB, Marine Depot Maintenance Command aboard the Yermo Annex of Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, Calif.
The antenna station outside the Base Safety Office for the Wet-Bulb Globe Temperature machine. The black device on the left is the actual wet-bulb that uses wind force, barometric pressure, humidity and other factors to determine the actual ambient temperature to the appropriate heat index flag is posted at the front gate of MCLB Barstow.
A Marine, with Headquarters Company, uses his rifle’s scope to view incoming enemies during a field training exercise aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, Calif., May 9. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Jack J. Adamyk)
Gerald Miles, senior crane operator, has maneuvered the 75-ton crane overproduction Plant Barstow’s crane way for more than 35 years on Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow’s Yermo Annex, California. Miles is a veteran of two combat tours overseas and retired from the Marine Corps with 20 years of honorable service as a master gunnery sergeant. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Jack J. Adamyk)
A juvenile desert tortoise shell shows deadly impact of ravens to the tortoise population on base, April 16. (Photo courtesy Tim Brust).
Isaac Padilla, Security and Emergency Services Department, having fun during the No Safety Family Feud activity at the VPP Participants Association Safety Summit, April 17 in Tucson, Arizona.
(Left) Latisha Dixie McSwain-Zeman, S-6 Communications department, assists Isaac Padilla, S-7, Security and Emergency Services Department; and Rhea Andrews, S-4 Supply, with preparations for their presentation of their VPP Safety Star talk in Tucson, Arizona, April 17.
A Desert Scorpion is poised to sting when found by Steve Ekland, friend and long time hiking buddy of James Maher, Behavioral Health Section head, near Helendale, Calif., May 4.(Photo courtesy Steve Ekland).