July 28, 2009

Marines in Afghanistan

U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpls. Gustavo Amaya (right) and Andrew Ellis, both with 1st Platoon, 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, suspect they are being observed by enemy forces during a key leader engagement in the Nawa District of Helmand province, Afghanistan, on July 11, 2009. The Marines are deployed to support NATO’s International Security Assistance Force and will participate in counter insurgency operations. They will train and mentor Afghan National Security Forces to improve security and stability in the country. DoD photo by Lance Cpl. Jeremy Harris, U.S. Marine Corps.

1 comment:

You're Framed said...

This is the first i've seen any pictures of 1/5 in awhile. Thank you!! I haven't heard from my husband for over 3 weeks and would just like to know that he is ok. I'm scouring the internet for anything!! Thanks again!!