Images: Under Fire [Image 26 of 33]
Photo by Cpl. Paul Peterson
Sgt. Steven Pendleton, a Knoxville, Tenn., native and squad leader with 1st Battalion, 9th Marines, aims down the sights of his grenade launcher during a firefight with insurgents near the Bari Gul Bazaar, Nad Ali District, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Dec. 4, 2013. Pendleton helped cover a group of Marines dashing across an open field during a four-hour firefight with insurgents near the bazaar.
Date Posted:12.13.2013 11:46
Location:NAD ALI DISTRICT, AF
Hometown:KNOXVILLE, TN, US