Camera Icon

Images: Clearing operation [Image 5 of 21]

Photo by Sgt. Christian PalermoSmall RSS IconSubscriptions Icon

Clearing operation

A UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter evacuates a casualty in the Khod Valley, Shahidi Hasas district, Uruzgan province, Afghanistan, Sept. 18, 2011. Afghan and coalition forces partnered to conduct clearing operations in the valley to help provide better security for local citizens.



Web Views
35
Downloads
14

Podcast Hits
0



Public Domain Mark
This work, Clearing operation [Image 5 of 21], by SGT Christian Palermo, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:09.18.2011

Date Posted:09.26.2011 02:21

Photo ID:462680

VIRIN:110918-A-#####-746

Resolution:2100x1500

Size:760.6 KB

Location:SHAHIDI HASAS DISTRICT, AF

Gallery Images

More Like This

  • Local citizens work together to build the Khod Village checkpoint in the Khod Valley, Shahidi Hasas district, Uruzgan province, Afghanistan, Sept. 18, 2011. Afghan and coalition forces have partnered to conduct clearing operations in the valley to help provide better security for local citizens.
  • A member of Afghan National Security Forces pulls security in the Khod Valley, Shahidi Hasas district, Uruzgan province, Afghanistan, Sept. 18, 2011. Afghan and coalition forces have partnered to conduct clearing operations in the valley to help provide better security for local citizens.
  • U.S. Army Col. Benjamin J. Corell of Strawberry Point, Iowa, and the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 34th Infantry Division, Task Force Red Bulls commander, takes cover as a UH-60 Blackhawk lands upon a mountaintop in Laghman province, Afghanistan, March 28, 2011. Approximately 2,200 Afghan and coalition troops pushed through the Galush Valley, conducting key leader engagements and searching for weapons caches, to clear the valley of insurgents during Operation Bull Whip.  The operation is the largest air assault mission ever conducted by the 2nd Brigade and the largest conducted by the Combined Joint Task Force-101 in Afghanistan.
  • Afghan children watched as Afghan and coalition Soldiers cleared the village during a combined operation Jan. 10 in the Arghandab river valley in Rajan Qala, Afghanistan.

Options

  • Army
  • Marines
  • Navy
  • Air Force
  • Coast Guard
  • National Guard

HOLIDAY GREETINGS

SELECT A HOLIDAY:

VIDEO ON DEMAND

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Youtube
  • Flickr