Images: Presence patrols in Baghdad [Image 7 of 24]
Photo by Spc. Joshua E. Powell
U.S. Army 1st Lt. Ryan Poole from Duarte, Calif., of 3rd platoon, Charley Company, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, performs a presence patrol through the streets of Hamadia, in the city of Baghdad, Iraq, on Nov. 2, 2008. The purpose of the patrol is to show a presence in the area and to investigate leads.