Troops in Afghanistan

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    Spc. Gareth Warner drops a 120mm mortar round into the tube while Spc. Ricky Olivo keeps the gun on target during a fire mission on Combat Outpost Zurok in Paktika province, Afghanistan, July 13. The Soldiers are deployed with the 3rd battalion, 509th Airborne Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division. (Photo by U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Andrew Smith, 55th Signal Company.)

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    1. Lisa Bundy [deleted] 69 months ago | reply

      the praise is not enough for them

    2. karlshamhk 69 months ago | reply

      They dun carry any weapon except the mortar launcher in front of them. Are they placed near them in the field?

    3. Franks Photos - Catching Up 69 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called TOUR OF DUTY, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    4. garrickanson 68 months ago | reply

      High Angle Hell!
      Death and destruction from above.

      Good to see some decent pics of mortar teams in action.

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