April 5, 2007
By Air Force Staff Sgt. Stacy L. Pearsall
A Soldier blends in with his surroundings to get the drop on the enemy.
A Soldier watches for IEDs as well as enemy activity.
Sgt. Martin Jones looks for suspicious activity.
A Soldier walks across an irrigation wall during the patrol.
An Iraqi policeman has a rocket-propelled grenade launcher, which can penetrate a wall if needed.
A Soldier throws another smoke grenade.
Soldiers and Iraqi police mask their movements in the open with smoke.
Soldiers clear an abandoned house.
It is difficult to see these Soldiers as they hunt for the enemies of the Iraqi people.
Spc. Bryan Winton and a fellow Soldier observe their surroundings before crossing an open area of ground.