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2nd Battalion, 4th Marines charge Alekhine’s Gun

Soldiers of the Afghan National Army partnered with Marines during Operation Alekhine’s Gun, a heliborne and motorized raid into an area known for corruption and insurgent occupation. Marines made use of their mobilized speed and night vision capabilities to disrupt and confuse enemy operations in the city of Shah Karez.



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This work, 2nd Battalion, 4th Marines charge Alekhine’s Gun [Image 14 of 17], by GySgt Robert Storm, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:02.16.2012

Date Posted:02.15.2012 23:06

Photo ID:525562

VIRIN:120209-M-EV518-144

Resolution:5616x3744

Size:2.17 MB

Location:PATROL BASE HABIB, HELMAND PROVINCE, AF

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