Images: Hometown heroes: Operation Eagle Hunt's Team 1 [Image 15 of 25]
Photo by Cpl. Marco Mancha
Irwin, Pa., native Sgt. Mitchell Lander relaxes in a secure, abandoned compound. The enlisted advisor with Team 1, Border Advisor Team 1, helped his team leader with organizing security patrols and advising the Afghan Border Police during Operation Eagle Hunt. The Afghan-led operation was a small shaping operation to clear the Taghaz area of southern Helmand in preparation for future counterinsurgency operations to expand Afghan-led security.
Date Posted:12.23.2011 04:27
Location:HELMAND PROVINCE, AF