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January 9, 2012 - Photo by Spc. Crystal DavisSoldiers from 504th Battlefield Surveillance Brigade, lean against mud wall - Download Hi-Res photo
Soldiers from the 2nd Squadron, 38th Cavalry Regiment, 504th Battlefield Surveillance Brigade, lean against a mud wall during a break from combat operations in Spin Boldak district, Afghanistan. From Fort Hood, Texas, the Soldiers have been in Afghanistan since July in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
January 10, 2012 - Photo by Timothy HaleArmy Reserve Soldiers render final honors at a Fallen Warrior ceremony at Fort Bragg, N.C. - Download Hi-Res photo
Army Reserve Soldiers render final honors at a Fallen Warrior ceremony at Fort Bragg, N.C., Jan. 10, 2012. The command's Soldiers and civilian employees honored seven Army Reserve Soldiers who paid the ultimate sacrifice in Iraq and Afghanistan.
January 10, 2012 - Photo by Sgt. Trey HarveySpecialist Gerald Schumacher, of 25th Infantry Division, climbs mountain - Download Hi-Res photo
Spc. Gerald Schumacher, of 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, climbs a mountain, Jan. 11, 2012, in Watapur district, Kunar Province, Afghanistan.
January 23, 2012 - Photo by Sgt. Michael J. MacLeodMedics with 82nd Airborne Division retrieve notionally-wounded paratroopers from Black Hawk medevac helicopter - Download Hi-Res photo
Medics with the 82nd Airborne Division’s 1st Brigade Combat Team, retrieve notionally wounded paratroopers from a Black Hawk medevac helicopter operated by the 101st Airborne Division’s 159th Brigade, Jan. 23, 2012, at the Joint Readiness Training Center, Fort Polk, La. Soldiers are only allowed to approach an operating helicopter in the company of a crew chief.
January 25, 2012 - Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jon RasmussenPallets of supplies land in snow-covered ground during an airdrop in Afghanistan - Download Hi-Res photo
Pallets of supplies land in the snow-covered ground during an airdrop in Shah Joy district, Zabul province, Afghanistan, Jan. 25, 2012. Supply drops are a common way to resupply coalition special operations forces in remote areas of Afghanistan.
January 25, 2012 - Photo by Staff Sgt. Matthew WinsteadSoldier from 56th Engineer Company walks Tanana River's frozen surface during ice-bridge construction - Download Hi-Res photo
A Soldier from the 56th Engineer Company walks the Tanana River's frozen surface during an ice-bridge construction project, Jan. 25, 2012, near Fort Wainwright, Alaska.
January 26, 2012 - Photo by Spc. Cody BarberCorporal William Hopkins, of 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade's Pathfinders, looks through scope of Barrett .50 caliber sniper rifle - Download Hi-Res photo
Cpl. William Hopkins, a native of Clovis, Calif., a spotter with Company F, 2nd Aviation Assault Battalion, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade's Pathfinders, looks through the scope of the Barrett .50-caliber sniper rifle while Sgt. Lucas Cordes, a native of Hillman, Mich., a sniper team leader with Co. F, 282 CAB, waits for the Uh-60 Black Hawk to turn around so they can commence an aerial firing platform exercise, Jan. 26, 2012, in Logar Province, Afghanistan.
January 31, 2012 - Photo by Rachel LarueGeneral Raymond T. Odierno, presents General Peter W. Chiarelli, with awards and retirement certificates - Download Hi-Res photo
Gen. Raymond T. Odierno, 38th Army chief of staff, presents Gen. Peter W. Chiarelli, 32nd Army vice chief of staff, and his wife Beth Chiarelli, with awards and retirement certificates, during Chiarelli’s retirement ceremony at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Va., Jan. 31, 2012.
January 31, 2012 - Photo by Casey SlusserPrivate First Class Cory Miller, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, fires FIM-92 Stinger missile at MQM-170 Outlaw drone plane - Download Hi-Res photo
Pfc. Cory Miller, I Battery, 1st Squadron, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, fires the FIM-92 Stinger missile at the MQM-170 Outlaw drone plane. The FIM-92 Stinger is a personal portable infrared homing surface-to-air missile.
January 31, 2012 - Photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy WadeSecretary of the Army John McHugh swears in General Lloyd J. Austin III as 33rd Vice Chief of Staff of the Army - Download Hi-Res photo
Secretary of the Army John McHugh swears in Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III as the 33rd Vice Chief of Staff of the Army during a ceremony at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Jan. 31, 2012.