Marines with 1st Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company, based at Camp Pendleton, are training for their deployment to Afghanistan next month.
The Marines have been gearing up since September, according to 1st Marine Logistics Group public affairs.
Accompanying the Marines to Afghanistan will be TALON, a military ordnance disposal robot (see video below).
The biggest threat to human life in battle right now is the improvised explosive device, or IED. Gunnery ...