Images: Marines, Afghan police secure southern Musa Qal’eh, work toward long-term stability during Operation Double Check [Image 10 of 13]
Marshall, Minn., native Lance Cpl. Ryan J. Merritt, the turret gunner for Truck Four of the mobile section with Fox Company, 2nd Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, watches his sector while providing security overwatch. Merritt, 19, and his fellow Marines in Fox Company’s mobile section have worked day and night during the opening weeks of Operation Double Check, which started Jan. 3.
Date Posted:01.24.2012 05:30
Location:MUSA QAL'EH DISTRICT, HELMAND PROVINCE, AF