Firefighters on Tuesday stopped the spread of a blaze in a Camp Pendleton training area.
Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton
Camp Pendleton game wardens received the Secretary of the Navy's Natural Resources Conservation Team of the Year award.
He had commanded the Marines' legendary "Dark Horse" battalion until February.
Lance Cpl. Byron Darnell Law II and Lance Cpl. David Javier Salazar-Quintero recently pleaded guilty on smuggling charges.
Lance Cpl. Thomas Cade Martin posted what some experts called "white supremacist" material.
At the time of the crash, Adam Barooshian was on probation for drunken driving.
In all, the deployment will include about 2,000 Marines and sailors.
The Marine was one of nine sent to court-martial after arrests made during a July battalion formation at Camp Pendleton,
Of the 82 Marines who earned the Medal of Honor during World War II, 22 were for actions on Iwo Jima.
Iron Fist, in its 15th year, has established a partnership between the Marines, sailors and the Japanese soldiers.