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Transportation Company controls the night on one of Afghanistan’s most dangerous roads

U.S. Army Spc. Denise Sonnier, from Crowley, La., a gunner who is serving with the Louisiana National Guard's 1086th Transportation Company, Task Force Muleskinner, prepares the M240B machine gun on her mine resistant ambush protected vehicle's common remotely operated weapon station system May 20. The unit was preparing for a 400-mile, round-trip convoy from Bagram Air Field to Forward Operating Base Warrior down one of Afghanistan's most dangerous roads, Highway 1, as security for more than a dozen Afghan-owned cargo trucks.



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This work, Transportation Company controls the night on one of Afghanistan’s most dangerous roads [Image 4 of 7], by SGT Ken Scar, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:05.20.2012

Date Posted:05.28.2012 00:56

Photo ID:589067

VIRIN:120520-A-ZU930-008

Resolution:2700x1793

Size:1.56 MB

Location:PARWAN PROVINCE, AFGlobe

Hometown:CROWLEY, LA, US

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  • U.S. Army Spc. Denise Sonnier, from Crowley, La., a gunner who is serving with the Louisiana National Guard's 1086th Transportation Company, Task Force Muleskinner, studies the screen of her remotely operated weapons system in her Mine-Resistant Ambush-Protected vehicle as it travels down one of Afghanistan's most dangerous roads, Highway 1, May 19. The unit was on a five-day, 400-mile convoy from Bagram Air Field to Forward Operating Base Warrior as security for more than a dozen Afghan-owned cargo trucks.
  • U.S. Army Spc. Denise Sonnier, from Crowley, La., a gunner who is serving with the Louisiana National Guard's 1086th Transportation Company, Task Force Muleskinner, prepares rounds for the M240B machine gun of her Mine-Resistant Ambush-Protected vehicle May 23. The 1086th was on a 400-mile round-trip convoy from Bagram Air Field to Forward Operating Base Warrior as combat escort for more than a dozen Afghan-owned cargo trucks.
  • U.S. Army Spc. Denise Sonnier, from Crowley, La., a gunner who is serving with the Louisiana National Guard's 1086th Transportation Company, Task Force Muleskinner, prepares rounds for the M240B machine gun of her Mine-Resistant Ambush-Protected vehicle May 23. The 1086th was on a 400-mile round-trip convoy from Bagram Air Field to Forward Operating Base Warrior as combat escort for more than a dozen Afghan-owned cargo trucks.
  • Linked rounds for an M240B machine gun sit ready in the gunner’s nest of a Mine-Resistant Ambush-Protected vehicle belonging to the Louisiana National Guard's 1086th Transportation Company, Task Force Muleskinner, May 20. The unit was preparing to embark on a 400-mile round-trip convoy down one of Afghanistan's most dangerous roads, Highway 1.

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Transportation Company controls the night on one of Afghanistan’s most dangerous roads

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