U.S. Marines Conduct Convoy Missions to Outposts in Afghanistan

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Jose Valdenegro, left, delivers a mission brief on Forward Operating Base Shir Ghazay in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 8, 2013. Valdenegro is assigned to the 42nd Battalion Georgian Liaison Team 8, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Alejandro Pena
  • U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Matthew Ross prepares to leave Forward Operating Base Shir Ghazay in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 8, 2013. Ross, a generator mechanic, is assigned to the 42nd Battalion Georgian Liaison Team 8, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Alejandro Pena
  • U.S. Marines move a broken generator on Combat Outpost Kodori in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 8, 2013. The Marines are assigned to the 42nd Battalion Georgian Liaison Team 8, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Alejandro Pena
  • U.S. Marines load a broken generator onto a vehicle on Combat Outpost Kodori in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 8, 2013. The Marines are assigned to the 42nd Battalion Georgian Liaison Team 8, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Alejandro Pena
  • U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Joshua Brandenburg, left, guides Marine Corps Cpl. Trevor Rush while loading cargo onto a vehicle on Combat Outpost Eredvi in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 8, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Alejandro Pena
  • U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Joshua Brandenburg, left, and Marine Corps Cpl. Trevor Rush, load cargo onto a truck while conducting operations on Combat Outpost Eredvi in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 8, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Alejandro Pena
  • U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Trevor Rush loads cargo onto a truck while conducting operations on Combat Outpost Eredvi in  Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 8, 2013. The Marines are assigned to the 42nd Battalion Georgian Liaison Team 8, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Alejandro Pena
  • U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Joshua Brandenburg, front, and Marine Corps Cpl. Trevor Rush secure cargo onto a truck while conducting operations on Combat Outpost Eredvi in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 8, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Alejandro Pena
  • U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Trevor Rush ground guides a truck while conducting operations on Combat Outpost Faizel in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 8, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Alejandro Pena
  • U.S. Marines load an unserviceable forklift onto a truck on Combat Outpost Faizel in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 8, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Alejandro Pena
  • U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Trevor Rush, right, serves as a ground guide while loading an unserviceable forklift onto a truck on Combat Outpost Faizel in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 8, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Alejandro Pena
  • U.S. Marines secure an unserviceable forklift onto a truck at Combat Outpost Faizel in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 8, 2013. The Marines are assigned to the 42nd Battalion Georgian Liaison Team 8, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Alejandro Pena