Images: Sangin Marines’ first and last command visit [Image 4 of 7]
Photo by Cpl. Benjamin Crilly
Brig. Gen. Lewis A Craparotta, the commanding general of 2nd Marine Division (Forward), Lt. Col. Thomas B. Savage, the battalion commander of 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, and Lt. Col. Jason L. Morris, the battalion commander of 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, depart the flight line at Forward Operating Base Jackson, April 9. The command visit allowed Craparotta to meet with both battalion commanders to discuss ongoing operations and future goals for the Marines in Sangin.