Lance Cpl. Edwin A. Vera, a 25-year-old machine gunner, looks out for potential threats during a mounted-vehicle patrol near Habbaniyah, Iraq Sept. 20. Vera and other Marines of 3rd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment conduct daily patrols like these to rid roads of improvised explosive devices. Vera is from Miami. He serves under Regimental Combat Team 5 and will be conducting operations in the Habbaniyah area for seven months.
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