Images: US surgical team saves life of ANA soldier in Herat [Image 5 of 6]
Photo by Staff Sgt. Catrina Herbert
U.S. Army Dr. (Maj.) Timothy Plackett (left), general surgeon, a native of Lisle, Ill., deployed from Womack Army Medical Center, and U.S. Army Sgt. Ricardo Pompa, operating room specialist, a native of San Antonio, deployed from Fort Sam Houston, Texas, both assigned to the Spanish Hospital in Herat, Afghanistan, stand by as they prepare for surgery on a local Afghan National Army soldier, June 26, 2012.