Images: Marines light it up as sun sets on insurgents [Image 8 of 10]
Photo by Cpl. John McCall
Lance Cpl. Roy Aeschilmann with Company B, 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, Regimental Combat Team 3, returns fire during a fire fight in Nawa District, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Oct. 2. Aeschilmann is a 24-year-old rifleman from Tucker, Ga. The Marines were attacked while conducting a security patrol in the area. They suffered no casualties after exchanging fire with enemy insurgents for nearly two hours.
Date Posted:10.12.2009 05:51
Location:NAWA DISTRICT, AF