Lance Cpl. Daniel Fiaseu, team leader, 1st Fire Team,
Lance Cpl. Daniel Fiaseu, team leader, 1st Fire Team, 2nd Squad, 3rd Platoon, India Company, Battalion Landing Team 3/5, 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit, provides security during a patrol after the unit arrived in Timor-Leste for Exercise Crocodilo 2012, Oct. 11. Crocodilo12 serves as the first exercise scheduled during the MEU's deployment that began on Sept. 17. Throughout the exercise, forces will participate in various events to include field exercises and community relations activities aimed at strengthening the relationship between the US and Timor-Leste. The 15th MEU is currently embarked as part of the Peleliu Amphibious Ready Group, while they serve as the nation's rapid-response sea-based Marine Air Ground Task Force for Western Pacific Deployment 12-02. Fiaseu, 21, is from Albuquerque, N.M.