• NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Chaplain(Capt.) Doug Yoder, 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, from Bellafontaine, Ohio, finishes giving the weekly sermon on his 50th birthday inside the chapel at Forward Operating Base Fenty Oct. 27, 2013. 2nd Battalion is a part of 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Patriot. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Eric Provost, Task Force Patriot PAO)

    A Golden Day for a Golden Man

    NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Chaplain(Capt.) Doug Yoder, 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, from Bellafontaine, Ohio, finishes giving the weekly sermon on his 50th birthday inside the chapel at Forward Operating Base Fenty Oct. 27...

  • NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Command Sgt. Maj. Joseph Singerhouse, senior enlised advisor, 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, prepares a birthday surprise for 2nd Battalion's chaplain, Capt. Doug Yoder's 50th birthday inside the chapel at Forward Operating Base Fenty Oct. 27, 2013, while the Soldiers in the chapel finish listening to Yoder's sermon. 2nd Battalion is a part of 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Patriot. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Eric Provost, Task Force Patriot PAO)

    A Golden Day for a Golden Man

    NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Command Sgt. Maj. Joseph Singerhouse, senior enlised advisor, 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, prepares a birthday surprise for 2nd Battalion's chaplain, Capt. Doug Yoder's 50th birthday inside the...

  • NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Command Sgt. Maj. Joseph Singerhouse (left), senior enlised advisor, 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, and Lt. Col. Alan Boyer (right), 2nd Battalion's commander, present a birthday cake to their chaplain, Capt. Doug Yoder (center), for his 50th birthday, inside the chapel at Forward Operating Base Fenty Oct. 27, 2013, after the Sunday service, while the band in the background plays "Happy Birthday To You". 2nd Battalion is a part of 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Patriot. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Eric Provost, Task Force Patriot PAO)

    A Golden Day for a Golden Man

    NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Command Sgt. Maj. Joseph Singerhouse (left), senior enlised advisor, 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, and Lt. Col. Alan Boyer (right), 2nd Battalion's commander, present a birthday cake to their...

  • NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Chaplain(Capt.) Doug Yoder, 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, from Bellafontaine, Ohio, makes the first cut into the cake he was surprised with for his 50th birthday inside the chapel at Forward Operating Base Fenty Oct. 27, 2013. 2nd Battalion is a part of 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Patriot. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Eric Provost, Task Force Patriot PAO)

    A Golden Day for a Golden Man

    NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Chaplain(Capt.) Doug Yoder, 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, from Bellafontaine, Ohio, makes the first cut into the cake he was surprised with for his 50th birthday inside the chapel at Forward...

  • NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Chaplain(Capt.) Doug Yoder, from Bellafontaine, Ohio, with 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, takes his first bite of the cake he was surprised with for his 50th birthday inside the chapel at Forward Operating Base Fenty Oct. 27, 2013, while his battalion commander, Lt. Col. Alan Boyer, looks on. 2nd Battalion is a part of 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Patriot. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Eric Provost, Task Force Patriot PAO)

    A Golden Day for a Golden Man

    NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Chaplain(Capt.) Doug Yoder, from Bellafontaine, Ohio, with 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, takes his first bite of the cake he was surprised with for his 50th birthday inside the chapel at Forward...

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