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Battery R, 5/11 Ready to Put Rockets Down Range Anytime

Marines with Battery D, 2nd Battalion, 14th Marine Regiment, fire a 200-pound rocket from a High Mobility Artillery Rocket System during a test-fire at Camp Barber, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Feb. 15.
The HIMARS is a mobile rocket system used by the El Paso, Texas-based reserve battery, which is here to support Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force - Afghanistan as a fire support asset.
SPMAGTF-A's mission is to conduct counterinsurgency operations, and train and mentor the Afghan national police while setting the conditions for the Afghan security forces to grow, gain effectiveness and succeed against the enemy.



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This work, Battery R, 5/11 Ready to Put Rockets Down Range Anytime [Image 3 of 3], by Cpl Daniel Flynn, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:02.15.2009

Date Posted:08.27.2009 10:55

Photo ID:198932

VIRIN:090827-M-#####-001

Resolution:3000x1934

Size:378.75 KB

Location:CAMP BARBER, AFGlobe

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