October 22, 2014. Camp LeJeune, North Carolina.
Cpl. Raquel Mathieu, age 22, is dragged by another Marine of the Ground Combat Element Integrated Task Force during the Combat Fitness Test (CFT). The CFT includes a half mile run, followed by a series of timed physical tests that simulate conditions Marines could encounter in combat situations, such as removing a wounded Marine from the line of fire.
The Ground Combat Element Integrated Task Force is a battalion level unit created...more »