Images: Under Fire [Image 20 of 33]
Photo by Cpl. Paul Peterson
Sgt. Steven Pendleton, a Knoxville, Tenn., native and squad leader with1st Battalion, 9th Marines, searches for insurgents while standing in a the doorway to a desert compound near the Bari Gul Bazaar, Nad Ali District, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Dec. 4, 2013. Pendleton helped cover a group of Marines moving across an open field during a 4-hour firefight with insurgents near the bazaar.
Date Posted:12.13.2013 11:56
Location:NAD ALI DISTRICT, AF
Hometown:KNOXVILLE, TN, US