U.S. Marines Conduct Patrol, Search Compound in Helmand Province

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Zachery K. Arrowood provides security during a patrol in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Oct. 12, 2013. Arrowood is assigned to Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Zachery B. Martin
  • A U.S. sailor enters a compound during a patrol in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Oct. 12, 2013. The sailor is assigned to Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Zachery B. Martin
  • U.S. Marine Corps Pfc. Gustavo Martinez uses a metal detector to sweep a compound during a patrol in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Oct. 12, 2013. Martinez, an automatic rifleman, is assigned to Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Zachery B. Martin
  • U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Zachery K. Arrowood uses the optic lens on his weapon to scan the area while providing security during a patrol in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Oct. 12, 2013. Arrowood is assigned to Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Zachery B. Martin
  • U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Zachery K. Arrowood provides security during a patrol in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Oct. 12, 2013. Arrowood is assigned to Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Zachery B. Martin
  • U.S. Marines patrol in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Oct. 12, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Zachery B. Martin