Gone For the Moment

Lance Cpl. William Boone, a military policeman with Advisor Training Cell, II Marine Expeditionary Force Headquarters Group, and a native of Bedford County, Pa., hugs his girlfriend before he departs for Afghanistan at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., May 23. The Marines and Sailors of the Advisor Training Cell will spend the next seven months training and developing Afghan National Security Forces in Helmand Province, Afghanistan.

(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Bryan Nygaard)

18 faves
Taken on May 23, 2012