U.S. Soldiers Receive Visit From Washington Redskins Cheerleaders on Afghanistan Base

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • A cheerleader for the Washington Redskins, a professional football team, arrives on Forward Operating Base Fenty, Afghanistan, Jan. 22, 2014. The cheerleaders visited as part of the tours for Adopt a Soldier's Platoon and Armed Forces Entertainment. They also performed for U.S. forces, including the 10th Mountain Division's 4th Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class E. L. Craig
  • U.S. Army 1st Lt. Ranisha Reese, right, receives autographs from cheerleaders for the Washington Redskins on Forward Operating Base Fenty, Afghanistan, Jan. 22, 2014. Reese serves as a general supply officer assigned to the 10th Mountain Division's 4th Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team. The autograph session followed a performance by the cheerleaders as a tribute to U.S. forces. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class E. L. Craig
  • U.S. Army Sgt. Tiffani Fisher, right, waits in line to get autographs from cheerleaders for the Washington Redskins cheerleaders on Forward Operating Base Fenty, Afghanistan, Jan. 22, 2014. Fisher serves as a radiology technician assigned to the 94th Brigade Support Battalion.  U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class E. L. Craig
  • U.S. soldiers get autographs from cheerleaders for the Washington Redskins on Forward Operating Base Fenty, Afghanistan, Jan. 22, 2014.  U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class E. L. Craig
  • An Elvis Presley impersonator serenades U.S. Army 1st Lt. Ranisha Reese, right, on Forward Operating Base Fenty, Afghanistan, Jan. 22, 2014. The Elvis impersonator participated in the tours for the Adopt a Soldier's Platoon and Armed Forces Entertainment. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class E. L. Craig
  • U.S. Army Sgt. Lionell Red Cloud poses with cheerleaders for the Washington Redskins on Forward Operating Base Fenty, Afghanistan, Jan. 22, 2014. Red Cloud serves as a military policeman assigned to the 4th Brigade Special Troops Battalion. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class E. L. Craig