U.S. Soldiers Conduct Skills Training in Kunduz Province

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Sgt. Brayn Son observes northern Afghanistan from a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter during skills training in Kunduz province, Afghanistan, July 2, 2013. Son is assigned to the 1st Infantry Division's 6th Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by 1st Lt. Charles Morgan
  • A U.S. soldier fires the 60mm mortar at a range during a skills training exercise in Kunduz province, Afghanistan, July 2, 2013. U.S. Army photo by 1st Lt. Charles Morgan
  • U.S. Army Sgt. Robert Avila, left, points in the direction to guide U.S. Army Spc. Carter Fletcher, kneeling, before firing rounds from a 60mm mortar during skills training in Kunduz province, Afghanistan, July 3, 2013. Availa and Fletcher are assigned to the 1st Infantry Division's 6th Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by 1st Lt. Charles Morgan
  • U.S. Army Spc. Alan Marrs prepares to fire the HK M320 40mm grenade launcher at the range during skills training exercise in Kunduz province, Afghanistan, July 3, 2013. Marrs is assigned to the 1st Infantry Division's 6th Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by 1st Lt. Charles Morgan
  • U.S. Army Lt. Charles Morgan throws a M67 fragmentation grenade at the range during skills training in Kunduz province, Afghanistan, July 3, 2013. Morgan is assigned to the 1st Infantry Division's 6th Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Robert Avila
  • U.S. Army Pfc. Carlos Pena aims at the targets with his M249 machine gun during skills training in Kunduz province, Afghanistan, July 3, 2013. Pena is assigned to the 1st Infantry Division's 6th Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by 1st Lt. Charles Morgan
  • U.S. Army Pvt. William Sizemore fires an M320 grenade launcher at the range during skills training in Kunduz province, Afghanistan, July 3, 2013. Sizemore is assigned to the 1st Infantry Division's 6th Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by 1st Lt. Charles Morgan
  • Using a night-vision device, U.S. Army Sgt. Kevin Sharp, right, guides U.S. Army Pfc. Peter Papalexis as he fires at targets with his M249 machine gun during a night-fire exercise at a range during skills training in Kunduz province, Afghanistan, July 5, 2013. Sharp and Papalexis are assigned to the 1st Infantry Division's 6th Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by 1st Lt. Charles Morgan
  • U.S. Army Sgt. Kevin Sharp, back, verifies that U.S. Army Pfc. Peter Papalexis, kneeling, has cleared the M249 machine gun after completing the night-fire exercise at a range during skills training in Kunduz province, Afghanistan, July 5, 2013. Sharp and Papalexis are assigned to the 1st Infantry Division's 6th Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by 1st Lt. Charles Morgan
  • A U.S. soldier fires at targets with his weapon during a night-fire exercise at a range during skills training in Kunduz province, Afghanistan, July 5, 2013. U.S. Army photo by 1st Lt. Charles Morgan