Audio: Seebees Built BHUT, Audio Version
Audio by Petty Officer 2nd Class Erick Holmes
Since World War II, U.S. Navy Seabees have been a part of contingency operations, aiding missions with their construction and combat skills. Petty Officer Erick Holmes traveled with a crew of seabees who continue that tradition in Afghanistan. Sound bite from Petty Officer 2nd Class Ron Showers, FOB Shank Project Mission Commander. Hometown: Bay Area, San Francisco, Calif.