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Hawaii Marines training in new facility before heading to Afghanistan

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KANEOHE (HawaiiNewsNow) - Hawaii Marines are training to get ready for deployment to Afghanistan.

They are working in a new urban terrain training facility at Marine Corps Base Hawaii.

The Marines are getting a feel for the procedures they will use as they make their way through unfamiliar and hostile territory.

The India Company 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment will head to the Helmand province in the fall.

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