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Marines blow holes into Camp Lejeune walls

9/2/2011 By Pfc. James Frazer , 2nd Marine Division

MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. — When Marines perform on-foot patrols during deployments, they must sometimes move quickly through obstacles such as locked doors or roads littered with improvised explosive devices. It’s times like that when having the knowledge to use an explosive charge to blow a door away or create a new path through a wall is beneficial.

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