U.S. Marines Conduct Logistics Patrol in Helmand Province

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Kevin Dunseith mans his machine gun during a combat logistics patrol in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Sept. 29, 2013. Dunseith, a turret gunner, is assigned to Combat Logistics Regiment 2, Regional Command Southwest. Dunseith stood in the turret for hours watching for possible threats during a four-day mission to Camp Dwyer. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Paul Peterson
  • U.S. Marines conduct a combat logistics patrol in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Sept. 29, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Paul Peterson
  • The sun sets behind a mine-resistant, ambush-protected vehicle staged at a motor pool on Camp Dwyer, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Sept. 30, 2013.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Paul Peterson
  • A U.S. Marine throws a chain over the front of a vehicle on Camp Dwyer in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Sept. 30, 2013. The Marines loaded vehicles and supplies onto trucks in preparation for a convoy back to Camp Leatherneck. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Paul Peterson
  • U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Charlie Bliss connects chains to the undercarriage of a vehicle on Camp Dwyer in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Sept. 30, 2013. Bliss is assigned to Combat Logistics Regiment 2, Regional Command Southwest. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Paul Peterson
  • A logistics vehicle system replacement vehicle sits in a motor pool on Camp Dwyer in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Sept. 30, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Paul Peterson
  • U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Kevin Dunseith checks his machine gun during a combat logistics patrol in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Oct. 1, 2013. Dunseith, a turret gunner, is assigned to Combat Logistics Regiment 2, Regional Command Southwest. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Paul Peterson
  • U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Justin Miller attempts to repair the engine of a mine-resistant, ambush-protected vehicle during a combat logistics patrol in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Oct. 2, 2013. Miller, a vehicle operator, is assigned to Combat Logistics Regiment 2, Regional Command Southwest. 
 U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Paul Peterson
  • A mine-resistant, ambush-protected vehicle moves down a desert road during a combat logistics patrol in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Oct. 2, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Paul Peterson
  • U.S. Marine Corps Gunnery Sgt. Chauncy J. Anderson radios to his convoy while helping to recover a downed vehicle during a combat logistics patrol in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Oct. 2, 2013. Anderson, a motor transportation chief, is assigned to Combat Logistics Regiment 2, Regional Command Southwest. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Paul Peterson
  • A recovery truck pulls a vehicle out of a desert wadi in southern Helmand province, Afghanistan, Oct. 2, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Paul Peterson