U.S. Marines, Georgian Troops Patrol in Charibaya, Afghanistan

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Marines and Georgian troops investigate a compound during a patrol in Charibaya in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Aug. 8, 2013. Coalition forces conducted the patrol to meet with Afghans from the area and investigate the terrain. The Georgian troops are assigned to Liaison Team 9 and the 33rd Light Infantry Battalion. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Tammy K. Hineline
  • U.S. Marines and Georgian troops speak to an Afghan man during a patrol in Charibaya in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Aug. 8, 2013. The Georgian troops are assigned to Liaison Team 9 and the 33rd Light Infantry Battalion. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Tammy K. Hineline
  • U. S. Marine Corps Capt. Ernesto Howard reads a map during a patrol in Charibaya in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Aug. 8, 2013. Howard is the assistant officer in charge of the Supporting Arms Liaison Team, 2nd Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Tammy K. Hineline
  • A Georgian soldier registers an Afghan man's fingerprints into a secure electronic enrollment kit during a patrol in Charibaya in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Aug. 8, 2013. The Georgian soldier is assigned to the 33rd Light Infantry Battalion. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Tammy K. Hineline
  • U. S. Marine Corps Capt. Ernesto Howard takes notes during a patrol in Charibaya in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Aug. 8, 2013. Howard is the assistant officer in charge of the Supporting Arms Liaison Team, 2nd Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Tammy K. Hineline
  • U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Marquel Curtis gives candy to Afghan children during a patrol in Charibaya in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Aug. 8, 2013. Curtis is the chief advisor with Georgian Liaison Team 9. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Tammy K. Hineline
  • U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class David Brownfield gives a bottled beverage to an Afghan child during a patrol in Charibaya in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Aug. 8, 2013. Brownfield is a hospital corpsman with Georgian Liaison Team 9. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Tammy K. Hineline
  • U.S. Marines and Georgian troops meet with an Afghan man during a patrol in Charibaya in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Aug. 8, 2013. The Georgian troops are assigned to Liaison Team 9 and the 33rd Light Infantry Battalion.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Tammy K. Hineline
  • A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion Helicopter lands to pick up coalition forces in Charibaya in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Aug. 8, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Tammy K. Hineline
  • U.S. Marines and Georgian troops board a CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter during a patrol in Charibaya in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Aug. 8, 2013. The Georgian troops are assigned to Liaison Team 9 and the 33rd Light Infantry Battalion. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Tammy K. Hineline