Photo Credit: Air Force Staff Sgt. Stephen D. Schester
Staff Sgt. Aaron Craven, left, a squad leader, and Pfc. Jerik Erskine, a gunner, both assigned to 1st Platoon, 937th Route Clearance Company, 8th Engineer Battalion, prepare for mission Thursday in Kandahar, Afghanistan. The Soldiers are deployed with the 36th Engineer Brigade from Fort Hood, Texas.