Images: Danger close [Image 10 of 11]
Photo by Staff Sgt. Charles Crail
Sgt. Austin Murphree (left), Pfc. Cory Tilghman (center) and Pfc. William Bowers, infantrymen with 2nd Battalion, 28th Infantry Regiment, 172nd Infantry Brigade, out of Forward operating Base Tillman provide supporting fires for their fellow infantrymen who are under attack at one of the base's outposts. Insurgents attempted to use rain and fog to mask their movements and were greeted by a hail of accurate and timely 120mm mortar and 105mm artillery fire which were instrumental in dismantling the enemy attack according to the company commander, Cpt. Charles Sietz.