Images: Under Fire [Image 17 of 33]
Photo by Cpl. Paul Peterson
Sgt. Steven Pendleton, a Knoxville, Tenn., native and squad leader with 1st Battalion, 9th Marines, jumps down from his perch inside a desert compound near the Bari Gul Bazaar, Nad Ali District, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Dec. 4, 2013. Pendleton climbed on top of an oil drum to scan for shooters targeting his squad as they attempted to sweep through the area.
Date Posted:12.13.2013 12:04
Location:NAD ALI DISTRICT, AF
Hometown:KNOXVILLE, TN, US