Tag Archives: Helmand

V-22 Ospreys assigned to the U.S. Marine Corps await on Camp Leatherneck, Afghanistan, ready at a moment’s notice for the next life-saving medical evacuation mission.
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In the second part of this two-part series, Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Patrick Tomassi and Marine Corps Cpl. Dennis Cox share their insights on leadership, camaraderie and why they joined the Corps.
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Photo: U.S. Marine Sgt. Bryan Early, a squad leader assigned to 1st Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, leads his squad of Marines to the next compound while patrolling in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Dec. 19, 2013. Early is responsible for planning the squad's patrols, the safety of his Marines, and achieving his commander's intent, before, during, and after an operation. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Austin Long)

As the war in Afghanistan winds down, four Marines assigned to 1st Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment share a little bit about themselves and how the war has shaped their lives.
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Capt. Jonathan Lewenthal and Capt. Eric Scheibe fly over southern Helmand province, Afghanistan after conducting an aerial refuel.
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Explosive Ordnance Disposal Marines and noncommissioned officers with 1st Marine Logistics Group (Fwd) work t to help rid the battlefield of improvised explosive devices. Sgt. John Jackson reports from Helmand, Afghanistan: Video provided by DMA Marines From MarinesTV YouTube channelĀ  …
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