Images: M249 Light Machine Gun: Endangered species for Marines in Afghanistan
Photo by Sgt. James Mercure
Cpl. Eric Bobst, an Infantry Automatic Rifleman with personal security detachment, 2nd Battalion, 7th Marines, Regimental Combat Team 7, fires his IAR at a close-quarters range at Forward Operating Base Sabit Qadam, Oct. 22. The IAR is replacing the M249 Light Machine Gun as the automatic weapon organic to the infantry squad.
Date Posted:11.12.2012 01:36