Images: Under Fire [Image 8 of 33]
Photo by Cpl. Paul Peterson
Lance Cpl. Brian Barker, a Roanoke, Va., native with 1st Battalion, 9th Marines, leads a group of Marines in a dash to cover near the Bari Gul Bazaar, Nad Ali District, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Dec. 4, 2013. Nearly 100 Marines and coalition allies engaged in a prolonged firefight with insurgents while patrolling the area to interdict Taliban movements and weapons caches and gather intelligence around the bazaar.
Date Posted:12.13.2013 12:32
Location:NAD ALI DISTRICT, AF
Hometown:ROANOKE, VA, US