December 2, 2010 - Photo by Sgt. Sean Patrick CaseySoldier walks to village of Dahanah, Wardak Province, Afghanistan - Download Hi-Res photo
A Soldier with 1st Platoon, Apache Company, 2nd Battalion, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, walks through a field to the village of Dahanah, Wardak Province, Afghanistan Dec. 2, 2010.
December 3, 2010 - Photo by D. Myles CullenJoint Chiefs testify on Capitol Hill in Washington on military 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' policy - Download Hi-Res photo
From left, Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr., Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Gary Roughead, Joint Chiefs Vice Chairman Marine Corps Gen. James Cartwright, Marine Corps Commandant Gen. James Amos, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Norton Schwartz, and Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Robert Papp Jr., testify on Capitol Hill in Washington Friday, Dec. 3, 2010, before the Senate Armed Service Committee's hearing on the military "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy.
December 3, 2010 - White House photo by Pete SouzaPresident Obama visits with a soldiers at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan - Download Hi-Res photo
U.S. President Barack Obama visits with a platoon of U.S. troops at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, Dec. 3, 2010, who recently lost six of their fellow Soldiers.
December 11, 2010 - Photo by Staff Sgt. Mark BurrellA mortar man fires mortars - Download Hi-Res photo
Sgt. Richard A. Darvial (kneeling), a combat medic , takes cover while Spc. Corey C. Canterbury, a mortar man, fires mortars from a mountain top overlooking the Ganjgal Valley in eastern Afghanistan's Kunar Province, Dec. 11, 2010. Both Soldiers are assigned to Bayonet Company, 2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, Task Force No Slack, and were supporting Operation Eagle Claw II.
December 11, 2010 - Photo by First Sgt. Robert Hyatt111th Army Navy Game - Download Hi-Res photo
Army and Navy face off at the 111th Army Navy Game at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pa., on Dec. 11, 2010.
December 11, 2010 - Photo by Spc. James MuirMedal of Honor recipient SSG Salvatore Giunta at the 111th Army Navy game - Download Hi-Res photo
Medal of Honor recipient SSG Salvatore Giunta, holds the U.S. Flag presented by Navy parachutist Jim Woods (right) at the 111th Army Navy game at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pa. on Dec. 11 2010. Also shown are Golden Knight parachutist SFC John Berentis (left) and SGM Stephen Young of the Golden Knight Command Group.
December 11, 2010 - Eboni L. MyartThe Army West Point Mascot in a crowd of cadets during the 111th Army-Navy Game - Download Hi-Res photo
The Army West Point Mascot mingles with the cadets during the 111th Army-Navy Game at the Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pa., Dec. 11, 2010.
December 13, 2010 - Navy photo by MC1 Chad J. McNeeleyComedian Robin Williams performs at the USO holiday tour show at Camp Victory, Iraq - Download Hi-Res photo
Comedian Robin Williams performs at the USO holiday tour show at Camp Victory, Iraq, Dec 13, 2010. U.S. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and his wife Deborah are hosting the holiday tour featuring Williams along with comedians Lewis Black and Kathleen Madigan Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong and country music artist Kix Brooks, of Brooks and Dunn touring the Central Command area of responsibility.
December 14, 2010 - Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Brian FergusonMembers of Provincial Reconstruction Team Zabul survey site for future well project by crossing footbridge - Download Hi-Res photo
Spc. Erik Martin uses a footbridge to cross over a river during a dismounted mission to Khwazi village, Afghanistan, Dec. 14, 2010. Members of Provincial Reconstruction Team Zabul visited the village to survey a site for a future well project.
December 17, 2010 - Photo by Sgt. Ryan HohmanSanta Claus in camouflage stands on stage with Lt. Gen. Webster and Sgt. Major Preston in Kuwait - Download Hi-Res photo
Lt. Gen. William G. Webster (right), Third Army commanding general, Sgt. Maj. of the Army Kenneth O. Preston (left), and Santa Claus (middle) speak with Soldiers during the Sergeant Major of the Army Hope and Freedom Tour at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Dec. 17. Lt. Gen. Webster thanked the Soldiers for their hard work throughout the holiday season as they continue to maintain their Readiness to face any challenge that may arise within Third Army's 20-country area of responsibility.