U.S. Soldiers Conduct Presence Patrol Around Forward Operating Base Fenty

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. soldiers gather to receive a briefing before conducting a presence patrol around Forward Operating Base Fenty in Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Aug. 22, 2013. The soldiers are assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division's 4th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team. The soldiers checked the security of the base’s perimeter and engaged with people in the area. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Margaret Taylor
  • U.S. Army 1st Lt. Arrio Granum, center, briefs soldiers before a patrol around Forward Operating Base Fenty in Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Aug. 22, 2013. Granum is a platoon leader assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division's 4th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Margaret Taylor
  • U.S. Army Pfc. Arturo Brooks provides security during a presence patrol around Forward Operating Base Fenty in Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Aug. 22, 2013. Brooks is assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division's 4th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Margaret Taylor
  • A U.S. soldier provides security during a presence patrol around Forward Operating Base Fenty in Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Aug. 22, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Margaret Taylor
  • U.S. Army Pfc. Nicholas Peterson, foreground, provides security during a presence patrol around Forward Operating Base Fenty in Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Aug. 22, 2013. Peterson is assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division's 4th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Margaret Taylor
  • U.S. Army Spc. Michael Mizer shares a laugh with a local Afghan boy during a presence patrol around Forward Operating Base Fenty in Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Aug. 22, 2013. Mizer, a medic, is assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division's 4th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Margaret Taylor
  • U.S. Army Pfc. Shaun Innocenti provides security during a presence patrol around Forward Operating Base Fenty in Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Aug. 22, 2013.
Innocenti, a squad automatic weapon gunner, is assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division's 4th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team.
 U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Margaret Taylor
  • U.S. soldiers patrol along the side of a ravine during a presence patrol around Forward Operating Base Fenty in Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Aug. 22, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Margaret Taylor
  • U.S. Army Pfc. Shaun Innocenti provides security during a presence patrol around Forward Operating Base Fenty in Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Aug. 22, 2013. Innocenti, a squad automatic weapon gunner, is assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division's 4th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Margaret Taylor
  • U.S. soldiers attract the attention of several Afghan children during a presence patrol around Forward Operating Base Fenty in Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Aug. 22, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Margaret Taylor