Medal Of Honor Run • 1750 Pounds Of C4


An M1 Abrams Breacher vehicle shoots a Mine Clearing Line Charge (MICLIC), 1750 LBs of C4 explosives designed to clear IEDs. If the MICLIC doesn’t explode, a Marine must do the “Medal Of Honor” run.

2nd Combat Engineering Battalion Assault Breacher Vehicle Team conducts a training exercise on a demolition range at Camp Leatherneck, Afghanistan. CPL Dylan McKee makes a daring ‘medal of honor’ run to set a charge to 1750 pounds of C4.

Film Credit: SGT Chiquita Peña