U.S. Soldiers Remove Bridge in Helmand Province

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • As seen through a night-vision device, U.S. soldiers receive a briefing before preparing for their mission on Forward Operating Base Price in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Jan. 15, 2014. The soldiers are assigned to Missouri National Guard's 1438th Multi-Role Bridge Company. The company's mission is to remove an over bridge on Tom Bridge in the province‚Äôs Gereshk district.  U.S. Army photo by Cpl. George Huley
  • U.S. soldiers disassemble an over bridge in the Gereshk district of Helmand province, Afghanistan, Jan. 16, 2014. The over bridge was a replacement for a bridge that had been damaged during an insurgent attack. U.S. Army photo by Cpl. George Huley
  • U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Thomas Stebbin cuts off a piece of an over bridge in the Gereshk district of Helmand province, Afghanistan, Jan. 16, 2014. Stebbin is assigned to the Missouri National Guard's 1438th Multi-Role Bridge Company. U.S. Army photo by Cpl. George Huley
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Steven Kraus helps dismantle an over bridge in the Gereshk district of Helmand province, Afghanistan, Jan. 16, 2014. Kraus is assigned to the Missouri National Guard's 1438th Multi-Role Bridge Company. U.S. Army photo by Cpl. George Huley
  • U.S. soldiers disassemble an over bridge in the Gereshk district of Helmand province, Afghanistan, Jan. 16, 2014. U.S. Army photo by Cpl. George Huley
  • U.S. Army Sgts. Jonathan Guy, left, and Joshua Mancomber dismantle an over bridge in the Gereshk district of Helmand province, Afghanistan, Jan. 16, 2014. Guy and Mancomber are assigned to the Missouri National Guard's 1438th Multi-Role Bridge Company. U.S. Army photo by Cpl. George Huley
  • U.S. soldiers use heavy construction equipment to disassemble an over bridge in the Gereshk district of Helmand province, Afghanistan, Jan. 16, 2014. U.S. Army photo by Cpl. George Huley
  • U.S. soldiers disassemble an over bridge in the Gereshk district of Helmand province, Afghanistan, Jan. 16, 2014. U.S. Army photo by Cpl. George Huley
  • U.S. soldiers secure pieces of an over bridge onto a truck that had been removed in the Gereshk district of Helmand province, Afghanistan, Jan. 16, 2014. U.S. Army photo by Cpl. George Huley