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Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow

 

Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow

Barstow, California
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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).
A Sidewinder Snake gives a warning to passersby aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, Calif. as contractors from The Verdano Group and employees from Environmental Division conduct an animal survey on base, April 18. (Photo courtesy Tim Brust).
Sergeants Maxim Krymov and Kenneth Mullins from Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, exercise along with students they are mentoring through the SHOCK program at the Phoenix Academy in Apple Valley, Calif., April 19
Domingo Duran, Assistant Fire Chief, MCLBB Fire and Emergency Services Division, reports simulated rail tanker car gas leak during Exercise Haber Rail aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, Calif., March 19.
Rose Schwartz, wife of Chip Schwartz, plant manager at Production Plant Barstow, Marine Depot Maintenance Command, poses with her medal after competing in the LA Marathon, in Los Angeles, Calif., March 24. This was her first full marathon, having run in many shorter races over the years.
Telfinues Preszler, or Papa Tel, a heavy equipment mechanic, displays two photographs which he keeps at his work station, showing many of his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren, during an interview conducted at Production Plant Barstow, Marine Depot Maintenance Command, at the Yermo Annex aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, Calif. He boasted that he had 10 children, 18 grandchildren, and 10 great grandchildren which he visits with when he is able to.
Telfinues Preszler, a heavy equipment mechanic better know as Pap Tel, receives a commander's coin from Brigadier General Joseph Schrader, Commanding General, Marine Corps Logistics Command, during a tour of Production Plant Barstow, Marine Depot Maintenance Command, on the Yermo Annex, aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, Calif., July 17, 2018.
The 75-year-old bell from the USS Luzerne County (LST-902) sits outside the front entrance of Building 15 where it has been posted for the past 20 years.
The USS Luzerne County (LST-902) in its heyday during the Vietnam War. The bell from the ship now resides aboard MCLB Barstow. (Official U.S. Navy photo)