U.S. Soldiers Move Containers on Kandahar Airfield

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Adam Holen, right, talks to U.S. Army Master Sgt. Green, left, and U.S. Army Sgt. Strang about the plan to move containers on Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, Oct. 8, 2013. Holen, Green and Strang, assigned to the South Dakota Army National Guard's 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, are working to sustain the four transportation units and ordnance company they manage on the airfield. The soldiers also are helping units in Regional Command South drawdown equipment. U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. 1st Class Theanne Tangen
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Adam Holen operates a handler to move containers with guidance from soldiers on Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, Oct. 8, 2013. Holen is assigned to the South Dakota Army National Guard's 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion and the soldiers are assigned to the Maryland Army National Guard's 1229th Transportation Company. U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. 1st Class Theanne Tangen
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Jim Blakeley, right, directs U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Adam Holen as he operates a handler to place a container onto the back of a palletized load system on Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, Oct. 8, 2013. Blakeley is assigned to the Maryland Army National Guard's 1229th Transportation Company and Holen is assigned to the South Dakota Army National Guard's 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion. U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. 1st Class Theanne Tangen
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Adam Holen operates a rough terrain container handler to place a container onto the back of a palletized load system with the guidance from U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Jim Blakeley on Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, Oct. 8, 2013. Holen is assigned to the South Dakota Army National Guard's 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion and Blakeley is assigned to the Maryland Army National Guard's 1229th Transportation Company. U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. 1st Class Theanne Tangen
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgts. Adam Holen, top, and Jim Blakeley talk during a break from moving containers on Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, Oct. 8, 2013. Holen is assigned to the South Dakota Army National Guard's 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion and Blakeley is assigned to the Maryland Army National Guard's 1229th Transportation Company. U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. 1st Class Theanne Tangen
  • U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class John Kramer, right, and U.S. Army Spc. David Bryan verify numbers on the data plate of a container for the International database on Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. Kramer is assigned to the South Dakota Army National Guard's 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion and Bryan is assigned to the North Carolina Army Reserves 846th Transportation Company. U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. 1st Class Theanne Tangen
  • U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class John Kramer verifies numbers on the data plate of a container for the International database on Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. Kramer is assigned to the South Dakota Army National Guard's 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion. U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. 1st Class Theanne Tangen