U.S. Troops Visit Hospital in Farah City, Afghanistan

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Sgt. William Russell, left, conducts a mission brief before departing Forward Operating Base Farah for a meeting at Farah City Hospital in Afghanistan's Farah province, March 26, 2013. Russell is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. Team members visited the hospital to discuss the status of local immunization programs throughout the province and tour the hospital's operating suite. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Spc. Levi Pratt, left, climbs into the driver's seat of a tactical vehicle before departing Forward Operating Base Farah for a meeting at Farah City Hospital in Afghanistan's Farah province, March 26, 2013. Pratt is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Navy Lt. j.g. Laura Cook exits a tactical vehicle upon arriving at the site of a meeting at Farah City Hospital in Afghanistan's Farah province, March 26, 2013. Cook, a physician assistant, is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Navy Cmdr. Louis McCray, center left, Chris Geurtsen, right, U.S. Agency for International Development field program officer, and U.S. Navy Lt. j.g. Laura cook, second from right, participate in a provincial immunization council meeting at Farah City Hospital in Farah City in Afghanistan's Farah province, March 26, 2013. McCray, a commanding officer, and Cook, a physician assistant, are assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Navy Lt. j.g. Laura Cook, left, talks with Ahmad Jawid Ghafoori, hospital anesthesiologist, during a meeting at Farah City Hospital in Afghanistan's Farah province, March 26, 2013. Cook, a physician assistant, is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Spc. Joseph Sullivan, left, provides security for U.S. Navy Cmdr. Louis McCray, right, and U.S. Navy Lt. j.g. Laura Cook, center, en route to a meeting at Farah City Hospital in Afghanistan's Farah province, March 26, 2013. McCray, a commanding officer, and Cook, a physician assistant, are assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Navy Cmdr. Louis McCray, right, shakes hands with Dr. Abdul Jabar Shayeq, provincial public health director, at the end of a meeting at Farah City Hospital in Afghanistan's Farah province, March 26, 2013. McCray is commanding officer of Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Navy Cmdr. Louis McCray, left, debriefs troops on Forward Operating Base Farah following a meeting at Farah City Hospital in Afghanistan's Farah province, March 26, 2013. McCray is commanding officer of Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives