Images: Marines light it up as sun sets on insurgents [Image 3 of 10]
Pfc. Travis Preciado with Company B, 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, Regimental Combat Team 3, returns fire during a fire fight in Nawa District, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Oct. 2. Preciado is a 21-year-old rifleman from Oregon City, Ore. The Marines were attacked while conducting a security patrol in the area. They suffered no casualties after exchanging fire with enemy insurgents for nearly two hours.
Date Posted:10.12.2009 05:52
Location:NAWA DISTRICT, AF