• GHAZNI PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN - U.S. Army Pfc. Aaron Birmingham, an infantryman with 1st Platoon, Company D, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, Task Force Duke, from Alpena, Mich. keeps an eye on a wadi in Andar, Afghanistan on Apr. 21. This area has been known for Taliban presence and is where the unit received small arms fire from a few days earlier in the month. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Andrew Guffey 210th MPAD)"

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    GHAZNI PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN - U.S. Army Pfc. Aaron Birmingham, an infantryman with 1st Platoon, Company D, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, Task Force Duke, from Alpena, Mich. keeps an eye on a wadi in Andar...

  • GHAZNI PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN (21 April 2011) U.S. Army 2nd Lt. Michael Lambert, a native of Littleton, Colo. assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Task Force Duke, provides security as Soldiers search a home of a local Afghan in Andar, Afghanistan, on Apr. 21. This Afghanl was being questioned on Taliban activity in the area, wouldn't  give any information unless the Afghan National Security Forces could set up a check point in his village for fear of his and his families lives. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Andrew Guffey 210th MPAD)"

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    GHAZNI PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN (21 April 2011) U.S. Army 2nd Lt. Michael Lambert, a native of Littleton, Colo. assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Task...

  • GHAZNI PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN (21 April 2011) U.S. Army Pfc. Taylor Hutson, an infantryman with 1st Platoon, Company D, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, a native of Medical Lake, Wash. provides security for the Afghan National Security Forces, as they search villages in Andar, Afghanistan on Apr. 21. 1st Plt. went out on patrol with the ANSF to see if they could draw out any insurgents in the area and to talk with local villagers, to see if they had any information on any Taliban in their village. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Andrew Guffey 210th MPAD)"

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    GHAZNI PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN (21 April 2011) U.S. Army Pfc. Taylor Hutson, an infantryman with 1st Platoon, Company D, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, a native of Medical Lake, Wash. provides security for the...

  • GHAZNI PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN (21 April 2011) U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class James Hawkins, platoon sergeant of 1st Plt., Company D, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, from Lafayette, Ind., briefs his squad leaders on what he expects from them on upcoming patrols in Andar, Afghanistan, on Apr. 21. Hawkins used numerous short patrols to further develop his squad leaders; each one had to develop a plan for patrol and have it approved before setting out on mission. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Andrew Guffey 210th MPAD)"

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    GHAZNI PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN (21 April 2011) U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class James Hawkins, platoon sergeant of 1st Plt., Company D, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, from Lafayette, Ind., briefs his squad leaders on...

  • GHAZNI PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN (21 April 2011) U.S. Army Pfc. John Grace, a M-249 machine gunner, with 1st Platoon, Company D, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, from Silver Springs, Md., along with a scout sniper provides security for patrolling elements as the sun rises in Andar, Afghanistan, on Apr. 21. From his overwatch position Grace is able to lay down suppressive fire in the event that the patrolling element comes under attack. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Andrew Guffey 210th MPAD)"

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    GHAZNI PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN (21 April 2011) U.S. Army Pfc. John Grace, a M-249 machine gunner, with 1st Platoon, Company D, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, from Silver Springs, Md., along with a scout sniper...

  • GHAZNI PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN (21 April 2011) U.S. Army Pfc. Forrest Powell, a sniper assigned to Scout Platoon, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Task Force Duke, from Cincinnati, Ohio, provides security for patrolling elements in Andar, Afghanistan on Apr. 21. Powell scans around the maneuvering unit and relays any pertinent information that might be a danger to the Soldiers out on patrol and if necessary will provide precision attacks from his M-24 rifle. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Andrew Guffey 210th MPAD)"

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    GHAZNI PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN (21 April 2011) U.S. Army Pfc. Forrest Powell, a sniper assigned to Scout Platoon, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Task Force...

  • GHAZNI PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN - Soldiers from Company D, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, come on line for a possible attack from insurgents in Andar, Afghanistan on Apr. 21. This site was where the unit came under attack a few days earlier and is the location of one of the last Taliban strong holds in the district. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Andrew Guffey 210th MPAD)

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    GHAZNI PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN - Soldiers from Company D, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, come on line for a possible attack from insurgents in Andar, Afghanistan on Apr. 21. This site was where the unit came...

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