U.S. Troops Meet Farah Provincial Official in Farah City

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Spc. Mario Chavez, right with hat, assists fellow team member, U.S. Army Spc. Justin Ledesma, center, with his gunner's restraint harness before departing Forward Operating Base Farah for a mission in Farah City, Afghanistan, Feb. 18, 2013. Chavez and Ledesma are assigned to assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. Team leaders met with the Farah provincial govenor's staff at the goverment compound in Farah City to discuss ongoing coordination efforts in the province. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • U.S. troops rally after a pre-mission brief before departing Forward Operating Base Farah for a mission in Farah City, Afghanistan, Feb. 18, 2013. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Roderick Cooper heads to his vehicle after completing a pre-mission brief before departing Forward Operating Base Farah for a mission in Farah City, Afghanistan, Feb. 18, 2013. Cooper is assigned to assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • U.S. Army Spc. Jacob Bobbe prepares to mount a tactical vehicle before departing Forward Operating Base Farah for a mission in Farah City, Afghanistan, Feb. 18, 2013. Bobbe is assigned to assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • U.S. Army Spc. Michael Jones begins a security sweep after dismounting from his tactical vehicle during a mission in Farah City, Afghanistan, Feb. 18, 2013. Jones is assigned to assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • U.S. Navy Cmdr. Louis McCray talks with the Farah provincial governor's aide-de-camp during a meeting with the governor's staff in Farah City, Afghanistan, Feb. 18, 2013. McCray is commanding officer of Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • U.S. Navy Cmdr. Louis McCray heads back to download his gear after meeting with the governor's staff in Farah City, Afghanistan, Feb. 18, 2013. McCray is commanding officer of Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup