U.S. Soldiers Travel to Forward Operating Base Tarin-Kwot, Afghanistan

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Lt. Col. Michael J. Oster salutes the soldiers of the 1113th Transportation Company as they leave the motor pool on Kandahar Airfield on their way to Forward Operating Base Tarin-Kwot, Afghanistan, Nov. 6, 2013. Oster is commander of the 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Raymond Kokel
  • U.S. Army Spc. Mary Rose Ann Basa-Pavlushkin conducts pre-combat checks on her M240B machine gun before her unit's convoy from Kandahar Airfield to Forward Operating Base Tarin-Kwot, Afghanistan, Nov. 6, 2013. Basa-Pavlushkin is assigned to the 1113th Transportation Company, 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 15th Sustainment Brigade. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Raymond Kokel
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Shelda "Mayhem" Mairel communicates with drivers to ensure the tactical convoy departs the motor pool on Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, Nov. 6, 2013. Mairel, an assistant convoy commander, is assigned to the 1113th Transportation Company, 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 15th Sustainment Brigade. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Raymond Kokel
  • U.S. Army Spc. Evie Valk ground guides a vehicle through the motor pool on Kandahar Airfield before a tactical convoy mission to Forward Operating Base Tarin-Kwot, Afghanistan, Nov. 6, 2013. Valk is assigned to the 1113th Transportation Company, 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 15th Sustainment Brigade. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Raymond Kokel
  • U.S. Army Spc. Evie Valk ground guides a vehicle through the motor pool on Kandahar Airfield before a tactical convoy mission to Forward Operating Base Tarin-Kwot, Afghanistan, Nov. 6, 2013. Valk is assigned to the 1113th Transportation Company, 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 15th Sustainment Brigade. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Raymond Kokel
  • U.S. Army Spc. Mary Rose Ann Basa-Pavlushkin mans a M240B machine gun while providing security during her unit's convoy to Forward Operating Base Tarin-Kwot, Afghanistan, Nov. 6, 2013. Basa-Pavlushkin is assigned to the 1113th Transportation Company, 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 15th Sustainment Brigade. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Raymond Kokel