Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. John Zumer
U.S. Army Sgt. Cecil L. Montgomery (right), an infantryman with 2nd Platoon, Company D, 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Task Force Duke, and native of Many, La., scans the security perimeter his platoon had just established in the village of Terkel, Khowst Province, Mar. 1. He stands next to U.S. Army Pfc. Alex Thomas, an infantryman from Chattanooga, Tenn. The two Soldiers were on a dismounted patrol with their platoon, meeting villagers and other key leaders in their area of operations. The 3/1, a Fort Knox, Ky. - based unit, is presently serving a one-year deployment to eastern Afghanistan designed to assist the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan with transitioning to a more secure and stable government and lifestyle. (Photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. John Zumer, Task Force Duke Public Affairs Office)
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