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February 1, 2011 - Photo by U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Brian FergusonSergeant First Class Manuel Delarosa finds shoes for a young Afghan girl - Download Hi-Res photo
Sgt. 1st Class Manuel Delarosa, Provincial Reconstruction Team Zabul, Shinkai Detachment, finds a pair of shoes for a young girl while helping Afghan National Security Forces distribute winter supplies in Safidar Village, Afghanistan, Feb. 1.
February 2, 2011 - Photo by Sgt. Shawn MillerReflection of Army Staff Sergeant Kevin Murphy in goggles instructing Iraqi soldiers - Download Hi-Res photo
An Iraqi soldier's goggles catch the reflection of Staff Sgt. Kevin Murphy, left, as he instructs Iraqi soldiers of 2nd Battalion, 11th Brigade, 3rd Iraqi Army Division, on individual movement techniques at the Ghuzlani Warrior Training Center, Feb 2. Murphy and fellow Soldiers of 1st Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Advise and Assist Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, run Iraqi battalions through 25-day training cycles at the GWTC to teach them collective unit-level warfighting drills in order to bolster information assurance independence on national defense operations.
February 4, 2011 - Photo by Spc. Scott DavisSoldiers air assault into village inside Afghanistan - Download Hi-Res photo
Soldiers from Company A, 101st Division Special Troop Battalion, air assault into a village inside Jowlzak Valley, Parwan province, Afghanistan. Afghan National Police searched the village while Soldiers provided security and conducted key-leader engagements.
February 10, 2011 - Photo by Spc. Tobey WhiteMajor Rosemary Reed helping Sergeant First Class Paula Reill with her head scarf - Download Hi-Res photo
Maj. Rosemary Reed of the Khowst Provincial Reconstruction Team helps Sgt. 1st Class Paula Reill of the 3-19th Indiana Agricultural Developement Team with her head scarf before a women's shura held at Jaji Maidan in Khowst province, Afghanistan, Feb. 10. The shura was the first women's shura held with coalition forces. They discussed concerns and issues the women of Jaji Maiden faced in their daily lives.
February 10, 2011 - Photo by Sadie BleisteinSergeant David Smitt provides overwatch security during an air assault patrol - Download Hi-Res photo
Sgt. David Smitt provides overwatch security during an air assault patrol with U.S. Soldiers and British gunners in Afghanistan's Kandahar province, Feb. 10. Smitt is assigned to 101st Combat Aviation Brigade and the gunners are assigned to the Royal Air Force Regiment's 15th Squadron.
February 12, 2011 - Photo by Spc. Jeanita C. PisachubbeFirst Lieutenant Rebecca Wagner counts with Afghan children - Download Hi-Res photo
1st Lt. Rebecca Wagner, a native of Mahomet, Ill., effects coordinator and female engagement team officer in charge, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 4th Combat Aviation Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, International Assistance Security Force, counts with the Afghan children of the Red Crescent Society orphanage and school when the 4th CAB delivered school supplies, clothing items and toys, Feb. 12.
February 15, 2011 - Photo by John D. HelmsArmy Rangers conduct small boat movement training - Download Hi-Res photo
U.S. Army Rangers conduct a small boat movement training during the Florida Phase of U.S. Army Ranger School at Camp Rudder, Fla., Feb. 15.
February 15, 2011 - Photo by Staff Sgt. Araceli AlarconAn Army boxer, Specialist Zacchaeus Hardrick, boxes with an Air Force Staff Sergeant during the 2011 Armed Forces Boxing Championship - Download Hi-Res photo
Spc. Zacchaeus Hardrick (right), representing the All-Army Boxing Team, punches Air Force Staff Sgt. Gary Griffin (left), during their bout at the 2011 Armed Forces Boxing Championship at the Chaparral Fitness Center, Texas., Feb. 15. The AFBC is an elite competition between military service branches. Winning a gold medal in the event qualifies the athlete to compete in the 2012 Olympic team trials.
February 19, 2011 - Photo by Capt. Angela ChipmanSoldiers fire a M777 A2 Howitzer - Download Hi-Res photo
Soldiers from the 2nd Battalion, 8th Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, currently deployed to the U.S. Army's National Training Center in Fort Irwin, Calif., fire the M777 A2 Howitzer, Feb. 19
February 21, 2011 - Photo by John D. HelmsAn Army Ranger School class completing a knots test - Download Hi-Res photo
The U.S. Army Ranger School Training Class 4-11 completes a knots test early on day two of the Mountain Phase and moves immediately to rope bridge training and vertical haul line exercises at Camp Merrill, Dahlonega, Ga., Feb. 21.