U.S. Soldiers Escort New Commander in Kandahar Province

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. soldiers conduct pre-combat checks before escorting U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Paul J. LaCamera, the new commander of Regional Command South, as he circulated on Forward Operating Base Spin Boldak in Afghanistan's Kandahar province, July 11, 2013. The soldiers are asssigned to the 2nd Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment. U.S. Army Photo by Spc. Jovi Prevot
  • A U.S. soldier conducts security reconnaissance in the customs yard under construction at the Afghanistan-Pakistan border crossing before escorting U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Paul J. LaCamera, the new commander of Regional Command South, in the Spin Boldak district in Afthanistan's Kandahar province, July 11, 2013. The soldier is assigned to the 1st Infantry Division's 1st Battalion, 6th Field Artillery Regiment. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shane Hamann
  • U.S. soldiers point out an area of interest from a guard tower near the Afghanistan-Pakistan border crossing before escorting U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Paul J. LaCamera, the new commander of Regional Command South, in the Spin Boldak district in Afghanistan's Kandahar province, July 11, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shane Hamann
  • U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Paul J. LaCamera, left, the new commander of Regional Command South, and U.S. Army Lt. Col. Thomas M. Feltey, right, discuss the progress of the new customs yard under construction at the Afghanistan-Pakistan border in the Spin Boldak district in Afghanistan's Kandahar province, July 11, 2013. Feltey commands the 1st Infantry Division's 2nd Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shane Hamann
  • U.S. soldiers provide security for U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Paul J. LaCamera, the new commander of Regional Command South, in the new customs yard under construction at the Afghanistan-Pakistan border in the Spin Boldak district in Afghanistan's Kandahar province, July 11, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shane Hamann
  • U.S. Army Lt. Col. Henry I. B. McNeilly, left, and U.S. Army Lt. Col. Thomas M. Feltey provide rear security in a Stryker armored vehicle as part of a convoy carrying U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Paul J. LaCamera, the new commander of Regional Command South, in the Spin Boldak district in Afghanistan's Kandahar province, July 11, 2013. McNeilly commands the 2nd Infantry Division's 1st Battalion, 6th Field Artillery Regiment and Feltey commands the 1st Infantry Division's 2nd Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shane Hamann