U.S. Troops Provide Security, Attend Meeting in Farah City

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. troops talk about the day's mission before departing Forward Operating Base Farah to meet with the Farah provincial director of telecommunications in Farah City, Afghanistan, May 1, 2013. The troops are assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. Team members met with leaders of the Farah Directorate of Telecommunications to talk about telecommunications infrastructure in the province and to deliver computers donated by members of the Lions Club in New York state to support the directorate's free computer learning center. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Sgt. Thaddaeus Hendershot, front, briefs troops before departing Forward Operating Base Farah for a meeting with the Farah provincial director of telecommunications in Farah City, Afghanistan, May 1, 2013. Hendershot is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah.  U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Spc. Cameron Tillinghast, right, loads computers into the back of a tactical vehicle before departing Forward Operating Base Farah to meet with the Farah provincial director of telecommunications in Farah City, Afghanistan, May 1, 2013. Tillinghast is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Sgt. Thaddaeus Hendershot provides security at the site of a meeting with the Farah provincial director of telecommunications in Farah City, Afghanistan, May 1, 2013. Hendershot is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Navy Lt. Mike Quaglino, right, carries donated computers to a meeting with the Farah provincial director of telecommunications in Farah City, Afghanistan, May 1, 2013. Quaglino, operations officer, is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Navy Lt. Mike Quaglino, left, and U.S. Navy Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup, center, meet with Jamalludin Pachakhil, right, Farah provincial director of telecommunications at his office in Farah City, Afghanistan, May 1, 2013. Quaglino, a operations officer, and Stroup, a public affairs officer, are assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Navy Lt. Mike Quaglino, left, presents a computer to Jamalludin Pachakhil, right, Farah provincial director of telecommunications in his office in Farah City, Afghanistan, May 1, 2013. Quaglino, a operations officer, is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army 1st Lt. Robert Wolfe provides security during a meeting with the Farah provincial director of telecommunications in Farah City, Afghanistan, May 1, 2013. Wolfe, a platoon leader, is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Navy Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup, center, debriefs troops upon returning to Forward Operating Base Farah following a meeting with the Farah provincial director of telecommunications in Farah City, Afghanistan, May 1, 2013. Stroup, a public affairs officer, is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives