Fields of Fire

By David VergunMay 29, 2007

Spc. James D. Fetherson takes a knee and pulls security with fellow platoon members during a pause in their patrol in Andar Province, Afghanistan. The Soldiers are from Company B, 2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division.
1 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Spc. James D. Fetherson takes a knee and pulls security with fellow platoon members during a pause in their patrol in Andar Province, Afghanistan. The Soldiers are from Company B, 2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division. (Photo Credit: Spc. Matthew Leary) VIEW ORIGINAL
Cpl. Bryan R. Boender points out something suspicious on the horizon to Pfc. Timothy M. Mailliard during a patrol in Andar Province, Afghanistan.  The Soldiers are with 2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division.
2 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Cpl. Bryan R. Boender points out something suspicious on the horizon to Pfc. Timothy M. Mailliard during a patrol in Andar Province, Afghanistan. The Soldiers are with 2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division. (Photo Credit: Spc. Matthew Leary) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers stop to listen to a radio transmission during a joint operation with Iraqi forces in the Mahmudiyah area of Iraq. The Soldiers are from Battery A, 2nd Battalion, 15th Field Artillery Regiment, 10th Mountain Division.
3 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers stop to listen to a radio transmission during a joint operation with Iraqi forces in the Mahmudiyah area of Iraq. The Soldiers are from Battery A, 2nd Battalion, 15th Field Artillery Regiment, 10th Mountain Division. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Jacob H. Smith) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Justin Wisniewski, from Battery A, 2nd Battalion, 15th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, provides security for fellow Soldiers in Lutafiyah, Iraq.
4 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Justin Wisniewski, from Battery A, 2nd Battalion, 15th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, provides security for fellow Soldiers in Lutafiyah, Iraq. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Martin K. Newton) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers from Company D, 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, patrol an area near Mosul, Iraq.
5 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers from Company D, 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, patrol an area near Mosul, Iraq. (Photo Credit: Air Force Staff Sgt. Vanessa Valentine) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers from Battery A, 2nd Battalion, 15th Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, patrol an area near Yusufiyah, Iraq.
6 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers from Battery A, 2nd Battalion, 15th Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, patrol an area near Yusufiyah, Iraq. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Martin K. Newton) VIEW ORIGINAL
An Iraqi farm family works in the fields as Sgt. Sean Reed, a team leader with 1st Squadron, 40th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division, walks past during a reconnaissance patrol in Adwaniya.
7 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – An Iraqi farm family works in the fields as Sgt. Sean Reed, a team leader with 1st Squadron, 40th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division, walks past during a reconnaissance patrol in Adwaniya. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Sean A. Foley) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers from 4th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, secure a landing zone for a Black Hawk helicopter in Paktika Province, Afghanistan.
8 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers from 4th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, secure a landing zone for a Black Hawk helicopter in Paktika Province, Afghanistan. (Photo Credit: Pfc. Micah E. Clare) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers from the Arizona National Guard provide security as members of the Bagram Provincial Reconstruction Team conduct a medical civic action program in the district of Tagab in Kapisa Province, Afghanistan.
9 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers from the Arizona National Guard provide security as members of the Bagram Provincial Reconstruction Team conduct a medical civic action program in the district of Tagab in Kapisa Province, Afghanistan. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Michael Bracken) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers from Battery A, 2nd Battalion, 15th Field Artillery Regiment, 10th Mountain Division, patrol an area near Mahmudiyah, Iraq.
10 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers from Battery A, 2nd Battalion, 15th Field Artillery Regiment, 10th Mountain Division, patrol an area near Mahmudiyah, Iraq. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Jacob H. Smith) VIEW ORIGINAL