Faces in the Battle Zone

By David VergunMay 2, 2007

Sgt. Antwon Monroe searches homes for weapons and insurgents during an operation in Arab Jabbar, Iraq, March 16. Sgt. Monroe is from Company C, 1st Battalion, 12th Cavalry Regiment.
1 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Antwon Monroe searches homes for weapons and insurgents during an operation in Arab Jabbar, Iraq, March 16. Sgt. Monroe is from Company C, 1st Battalion, 12th Cavalry Regiment. (Photo Credit: Air Force Staff Sgt. JoAnn S. Makinano) VIEW ORIGINAL
An Iraqi boy salutes as U.S. Soldiers conduct a cordon and search operation in the Monsaur area of east Baghdad, Iraq, April 4. The Soldiers are with 1st Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division.
2 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – An Iraqi boy salutes as U.S. Soldiers conduct a cordon and search operation in the Monsaur area of east Baghdad, Iraq, April 4. The Soldiers are with 1st Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division. (Photo Credit: Spc. Davis Pridgen) VIEW ORIGINAL
A Soldier from 5th Battalion, 20th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division participates in an operation in Buhriz, Iraq, on March 20.
3 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A Soldier from 5th Battalion, 20th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division participates in an operation in Buhriz, Iraq, on March 20. (Photo Credit: Air Force Staff Sgt. Stacy L. Pearsall) VIEW ORIGINAL
1st Sgt. Earle Lewis, from Company A, 478th Civil Affairs Battalion, participates in a mission in Lutafiyah, Iraq, April 19.
4 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 1st Sgt. Earle Lewis, from Company A, 478th Civil Affairs Battalion, participates in a mission in Lutafiyah, Iraq, April 19. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Martin K. Newton) VIEW ORIGINAL
An Iraqi policeman assigned to the Emergency Services Unit takes a break during a combined cordon and search mission in Qarah Cham village, March 27. He is working alongside Soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division.
5 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – An Iraqi policeman assigned to the Emergency Services Unit takes a break during a combined cordon and search mission in Qarah Cham village, March 27. He is working alongside Soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division. (Photo Credit: Air Force Master Sgt. Andy Dunaway) VIEW ORIGINAL
An Iraqi policeman assigned to the Emergency Services Unit provides security as a search of Qarah Cham village in Iraq is being conducted March 27.
6 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – An Iraqi policeman assigned to the Emergency Services Unit provides security as a search of Qarah Cham village in Iraq is being conducted March 27. (Photo Credit: Air Force Master Sgt. Andy Dunaway) VIEW ORIGINAL
Iraqi Police get briefed on their foot patrol through the Palestine neighborhood of Mosul on March 19. The combined mission includes Soldiers from the 4th Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division.
7 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Iraqi Police get briefed on their foot patrol through the Palestine neighborhood of Mosul on March 19. The combined mission includes Soldiers from the 4th Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division. (Photo Credit: Senior Airman Vanessa Valentine) VIEW ORIGINAL
Afghan flood victims receive supplies provided by coalition forces in front of the Afghan Olympic Stadium in Kabul, April 10.
8 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Afghan flood victims receive supplies provided by coalition forces in front of the Afghan Olympic Stadium in Kabul, April 10. (Photo Credit: Tech. Sgt. Cecilio M. Ricardo Jr.) VIEW ORIGINAL
An Afghan child in Kandahar salutes U.S. Soldiers after receiving donated books.
9 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – An Afghan child in Kandahar salutes U.S. Soldiers after receiving donated books. (Photo Credit: Sgt. LeeAnn Lloyd) VIEW ORIGINAL
An Iraqi Army recruit displays a sign of peace during marksmanship training at the Multi-National Forces-West training center on Camp Habbaniyah, April 8.
10 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – An Iraqi Army recruit displays a sign of peace during marksmanship training at the Multi-National Forces-West training center on Camp Habbaniyah, April 8. (Photo Credit: Lance Cpl. Charles S. Howard) VIEW ORIGINAL