Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Abram J. Pinnington, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault)
Command Sgt. Maj. Eric Crabtree, command sergeant major of the 3rd Brigade Combat Team "Rakkasans," 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), visits Soldiers of Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment, at Forward Operating Base Gardez, in Paktya Province, Afghanistan, to ensure the morale and welfare of his Brigade's Soldiers during the holiday season, Dec. 25, 2012. Crabtree, along with the Col. R.J. Lillibridge, commander of the 3rd BCT, visited four different combat outposts and forward operating bases on Christmas in hopes to help boost morale during their combat tour in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.