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Sailors aboard the amphibious transport dock ship USS Whidbey Island (LSD 41) change the forks on a forklift while staging equipment.

Sailors aboard the amphibious transport dock ship USS Whidbey Island (...

Arabian Gulf (May. 15, 2004) Sailors aboard the amphibious transport dock ship USS Whidbey Island (LSD 41) change the forks on a forklift while staging equipment designated for delivery to the Al Basrah and Kha... more

The tugboat Al-Towfan cranes equipment over to the Al Basrah Oil Terminal (ABOT).

The tugboat Al-Towfan cranes equipment over to the Al Basrah Oil Termi...

Northern Arabian Gulf (May. 17, 2004) The tugboat Al-Towfan cranes equipment over to the Al Basrah Oil Terminal (ABOT) while the mine countermeasure ship USS Dextrous (MCM 13) and the guided missile cruiser USS... more

The tugboat Al-Towfan cranes equipment over to the Al Basrah Oil Terminal (ABOT).

The tugboat Al-Towfan cranes equipment over to the Al Basrah Oil Termi...

Northern Arabian Gulf (May. 17, 2004) The tugboat Al-Towfan cranes equipment over to the Al Basrah Oil Terminal (ABOT) as the mine countermeasure ship USS Dextrous (MCM 13) and the guided missile cruiser USS Yo... more

Iraqi civilians turn in weapons and explosives to US Army (USA) personnel of the 5th Brigade Combat Team (BCT) and Iraqi Security Forces during a mass weapons turn over named Operation Disarm near the main power plant in Baghdad, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Iraqi civilians turn in weapons and explosives to US Army (USA) person...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Baghdad Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: N/A Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Ricky A. Bloom, U... more

US Army (USA) Lieutenant Colonel (LTC) Richard M. Cabrey (left), Battalion Commander, Field Artillery, 1ST Battalion, 5th Field Artillery (1-5), and US Marine Corps (USMC) Colonel (COL) Jerry L. Durrant, Commander, Iraqi Security Forces, 1ST Marine Division (MAR DIV), observe a training event at Camp Ali, the 60th Iraqi Civil Defense Corps (ICDC) training camp during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM and Operation GAUNTLET. The 1ST Brigade Combat Team (BCT), 1ST Infantry Division (ID), is conducting a Joint Training Exercise for the Ar Ramadi Iraqi Police Service (IPS), the 60th ICDC Brigade, and the Provincial Joint Coordination Center in preparation for future operations. The 1ST MAR DIV is...

US Army (USA) Lieutenant Colonel (LTC) Richard M. Cabrey (left), Batta...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: US Army (USA) Lieutenant Colonel (LTC) Richard M. Cabrey (left), Battalion Commander, Field Artillery, 1ST Battalion, 5th Field ... more

US Marine Corps (USMC) Colonel (COL) Jerry L. Durrant (left), Commander, Iraqi Security Forces, 1ST Marine Division (MAR DIV), greets Major (MAJ) Rameis Mohammed Fayaad, Commander, 3rd Company (CO), 60th Iraqi Civil Defense Corps (ICDC) Headquarters Post, 5 Kilo area, Camp Ali, Ar Ramadi, Iraq. The 1ST MAR DIV is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province of Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps (USMC) Colonel (COL) Jerry L. Durrant (left), Commande...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Ali State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: 1-BCT Scene Camera Operator: CPL William I. Salazar, USMC Release Statu... more

US Marine Corps (USMC) Colonel (COL) Jerry L. Durrant (right), Commander, Iraqi Security Forces, 1ST Marine Division (MAR DIV), and US Army (USA) Soldiers with Headquarters and Headquarters Company (HHC), 1ST Battalion (BN), 5th Field Artillery (FA) (1-5), 1ST Brigade Combat Team (BCT), visits with Iraqi Major (MAJ) Rameis Mohammed Fayaad (second from left), Commander, 3rd Company (CO), and members of the 60th Iraqi Civil Defense Corps (ICDC) Headquarters Post, 5 Kilo area, Ar Ramadi, Iraq. The 1ST MAR DIV is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province of Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps (USMC) Colonel (COL) Jerry L. Durrant (right), Command...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Ali State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: 1-BCT Scene Camera Operator: CPL William I. Salazar, USMC Release Statu... more

US Marine Corps (USMC) Colonel (COL) Jerry L. Durrant (left), Commander, Iraqi Security Forces, 1ST Marine Division, and Lieutenant Colonel (LTC) Ahomd Mohammed, Assistant Commander, 60th Iraqi Civil Defense Corps (ICDC), observe a training event at Camp Ali, 60th ICDC training camp during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM and Operation GAUNTLET

US Marine Corps (USMC) Colonel (COL) Jerry L. Durrant (left), Commande...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Junction City State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: 1-BCT Scene Camera Operator: CPL William I. Salazar, USMC Rel... more

US Marine Corps (USMC) Colonel (COL) Jerry L. Durrant (left), Commander, Iraqi Security Forces, 1ST Marine Division (MAR DIV), talks with Lieutenant Colonel (LTC) Adnan Alowe, Commander, 60th Iraqi Civil Defense Corps (ICDC) training camp at Camp Ali. The 1ST MAR DIV is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province of Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps (USMC) Colonel (COL) Jerry L. Durrant (left), Commande...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Ali State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: 1-BCT Scene Camera Operator: CPL William I. Salazar, USMC Release Statu... more

Leaders of the Al Anbar Province listen to the plans for the Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) after the hand over during a security meeting held at Asad, Iraq (IRQ) during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. (SUBSTANDARD)

Leaders of the Al Anbar Province listen to the plans for the Iraqi Sec...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Al Asad State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: 7-Mar Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Michael R. Mcmaugh, USMC Release Statu... more

Leaders of the Al Anbar Province and members of the US Marine Corps (USMC) 7th Marines listen to plans for the Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) after the hand over during a security meeting held at Asad, Iraq (IRQ). The 1ST MAR DIV, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM, is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operation (SASO) in the Al Anbar province in Iraq. (SUBSTANDARD)

Leaders of the Al Anbar Province and members of the US Marine Corps (U...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Al Asad State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: 7-Mar Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Michael R. Mcmaugh, USMC Release Statu... more

Key leaders of Regimental Combat Team 7 (RCT-7), 1ST Marine Division (MAR DIV), and key leaders of the Security Council for the Area of Operation, discuss the future plans for coalition forces and the Iraqi Security forces. The 1ST MAR DIV, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM, is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operation (SASO) in the Al Anbar province in Iraq. (SUBSTANDARD)

Key leaders of Regimental Combat Team 7 (RCT-7), 1ST Marine Division (...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Al Asad State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: 7-Mar Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Michael R. Mcmaugh, USMC Release Statu... more

Iraqi Security Forces (ISF0 and Iraqi National Guardsmen (ING) together with the US Army (USA) soldiers conduct a large scale operation aimed at the criminal and terrorist stronghold around Talaa Square and Haifa Street in the Sadamia area of Baghdad, Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Iraqi Security Forces (ISF0 and Iraqi National Guardsmen (ING) togethe...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Baghdad Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: MNC-I Scene Camera Operator: SFC Johancharles Van... more

A US Army (USA) Soldier lends assistance as two Iraqi National Guard Soldiers take a suspect into custody, during a large scale security operations conducted by USA Soldiers assigned to 1-9 Cavalry, 3rd Brigade, 1ST Calvary Division, in conjunction with Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) and Iraqi National Guard (ING) Soldiers, in and around Talaa Square and Haifa Street in the Sadamia area of Baghdad, Iraq during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A US Army (USA) Soldier lends assistance as two Iraqi National Guard S...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Baghdad Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: SFC Johancharles Van Boers, USA Release Status: Relea... more

An Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) soldiers leads a US Marine Corps (USMC) Marine, Weapons Company (Co.) 2nd Battalion (BN), 7th Marine Regiment, 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), High-Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV), with modified armored, M998 Cargo Troop Carrier across a civilian contractor built pontoon bridge that was built to help local civilians cross the Euphrates River in Bashiri, Al Anbar Province, Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

An Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) soldiers leads a US Marine Corps (USMC)...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Bashiri State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Kevin C. Quihuis, Jr, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, Weapons Company (Co.) 2nd Battalion (BN), 7th Marine Regiment, 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), and an Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) Soldier (back to camera) use a civilian contractor built pontoon bridge to cross the Euphrates River while participating in a Security and Stabilization Operation (SASO) in Bashiri, Al Anbar Province, Iraq, conducted during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, Weapons Company (Co.) 2nd Battalion (B...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Bashiri State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Kevin C. Quihuis, Jr, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), (Special Operations Capable), conduct a joint raid with Iraqi Security Forces in An Najaf, An Najaf Province, Iraq, Aug. 12, 2004, in an effort to bring stability to one of the Muqtada al-Sadr Militia strong points in the city.  The 11th MEU is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.  (U.S. Marine Corps photo by CPL. Matthew S. Richards) (Released)

U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), (Spec...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: An Najaf State: An Najaf Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Matthew S. Richards, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mi... more

Heavily armed US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines assigned to the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit, Special Operations Capable (MEUSOC), enter a compound while conducting a joint raid with Iraqi Security Forces, to eradicate the forces of Muqtada Al-Sadr from their strong points in the city of An Najaf, Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM II

Heavily armed US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines assigned to the 11th Mari...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM II Base: An Najaf Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Matthew S. Richards, USMC Release Status: Rel... more

A US Marine Corps (USMC) Marine, Civil Affairs Team, Bravo Company (B Co.), Battalion Landing Team (BLT), 1ST Battalion (BN), 2nd Marine Regiment (1/2), 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), checks the identifications of several male Iraqi civilians while conducting a joint USMC - Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) cordon-and-search operation in Hasweh, Babil Province, Iraq, as part of the ongoing effort to disrupt criminal and insurgent activities during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A US Marine Corps (USMC) Marine, Civil Affairs Team, Bravo Company (B ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Haswah State: Babil Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Caleb J. Smith, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Se... more

Iraqi security forces, assisted by a U.S. Marine Corps Marine from Alpha Company, Battalion Landing Team, 1ST Battalion, 2nd Marines, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit, conduct a cordon-and-search operation in Haswah, Iraq on Sep. 9, 2004, during an ongoing effort to disrupt criminal and other anti-Iraqi activity in Northern Babil Province in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM.(U.S. Marine Corps official photo by Sergeant Zachary A. Bathon) (Released)

Iraqi security forces, assisted by a U.S. Marine Corps Marine from Alp...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Haswah State: Babil Province Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Zachary Bathon, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mil... more

U.S. Marine Corps LT. COL. Eugene N. Apicella (left), 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable), Executive Officer, COL. Robert E. Parcell (center), 1ST Marine Division, Coordinator, Iraqi Police Cell, and COL. Jerry L. Durrant, 1ST Marine Division, Director of Iraqi Security Forces, discuss the training of Iraqi Policemen and National Guard Soldiers with the Governor of An Najaf, Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM on Sept. 9, 2004.(U.S. Marine Corps official photo by Corporal Daniel J. Fosco (Released)

U.S. Marine Corps LT. COL. Eugene N. Apicella (left), 11th Marine Expe...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: An Najaf Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Zachary Bathon, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digita... more

Iraqi security forces and US Marine Corps (USMC) Marine assigned to Charlie/Company, Battalion Landing Team (BLT), 1ST Battalion, 2nd Marines, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), conduct a cordon-and-search operation in Haswah, Iraq, located in the Northern Babil Province, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Iraqi security forces and US Marine Corps (USMC) Marine assigned to Ch...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Fob Kalsu, Iskandariyah State: Babil Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Demetrio J. Espinos... more

A US Marine Corps (USMC) Marine, Civil Affairs Team, Bravo Company (B Co.), Battalion Landing Team (BLT), 1ST Battalion (BN), 2nd Marine Regiment (1/2), 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), greets several male Iraqi civilians while conducting a joint USMC - Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) cordon-and-search operation in Hasweh, Babil Province, Iraq, as part of the ongoing effort to disrupt criminal and insurgent activities during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A US Marine Corps (USMC) Marine, Civil Affairs Team, Bravo Company (B ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Haswah State: Babil Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Caleb J. Smith, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Se... more

Members of the Iraqi security forces and US Marine Corps (USMC) Marine assigned to Charlie/Company, Battalion Landing Team (BLT), 1ST Battalion, 2nd Marines, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), stand next to a M1114 Heavy High-Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV), equipped with a 7.62mm M240G machine gun mounted on top while reviewing plans, before conducting a cordon-and-search operation in Haswah, Iraq, located in the Northern Babil Province, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Members of the Iraqi security forces and US Marine Corps (USMC) Marine...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Fob Kalsu, Iskandariyah State: Babil Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Demetrio J. Espinos... more

Iraqi security forces, assisted by US Marine Corps (USMC) Marine assigned to Charlie/Company, Battalion Landing Team (BLT), 1ST Battalion, 2nd Marines, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), conduct a cordon-and-search operation in Haswah, Iraq, located in the Northern Babil Province, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Iraqi security forces, assisted by US Marine Corps (USMC) Marine assig...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Fob Kalsu, Iskandariyah State: Babil Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Demetrio J. Espinos... more

Iraqi security forces and US Marine Corps (USMC) Marine assigned to Charlie/Company, Battalion Landing Team (BLT), 1ST Battalion, 2nd Marines, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), conduct a cordon-and-search operation in Haswah, Iraq, located in the Northern Babil Province, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Iraqi security forces and US Marine Corps (USMC) Marine assigned to Ch...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Fob Kalsu, Iskandariyah State: Babil Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Demetrio J. Espinos... more

A Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) transceiver (green), circa 1950's, other communications equipment, found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, An Najaf Province, Iraq, are displayed by U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Special Operations Capable, Sept. 21, 2004. These caches were found in different buildings among the city are in direct violation of the peace agreement between the Gr Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Husaini al-Sistani, highest religious authority leader of the Hawza (Najaf), al Sadr, an agreement blessed by the Iraqi Interim Government. The 4th MARDIV is engaged in Security...

A Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) transceiver (green), circ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: A Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) transceiver (green), circa 1950's, and other communications equipment, found by Ira... more

Various types of sighting devices and binoculars, found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, An Najaf Province, Iraq, are displayed by U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Special Operations Capable, Sept. 21, 2004. These caches were found in different buildings among the city and are in direct violation of the peace agreement between the Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Husaini al-Sistani, highest religious authority and leader of the Hawza (Najaf), and al Sadr, an agreement blessed by the Iraqi Interim Government. The 4th MARDIV is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in...

Various types of sighting devices and binoculars, found by Iraqi Secur...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Various types of sighting devices and binoculars, found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house i... more

A large number of rocket-propelled grenades (RPG), found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, An Najaf Province, Iraq, are displayed by U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Special Operations Capable, Sept. 21, 2004. These caches were found in different buildings among the city and are in direct violation of the peace agreement between the Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Husaini al-Sistani, highest religious authority and leader of the Hawza (Najaf), and al Sadr, an agreement blessed by the Iraqi Interim Government. The 4th MARDIV is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in...

A large number of rocket-propelled grenades (RPG), found by Iraqi Secu...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: A large number of rocket-propelled grenades (RPG), found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house ... more

A close up of a picture of Muqtada al Sadr, on the rear assembly of the center RPG-7 portable rocket launcher, found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, An Najaf Province, Iraq, is displayed, by U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Special Operations Capable, Sept. 21, 2004. These caches were found in different buildings among the city and are in direct violation of the peace agreement between the Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Husaini al-Sistani, highest religious authority and leader of the Hawza (Najaf), and al Sadr, an agreement blessed by the Iraqi Interim Government. The 4th MARDIV is engaged in Security and...

A close up of a picture of Muqtada al Sadr, on the rear assembly of th...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: A close up of a picture of Muqtada al Sadr, on the rear assembly of the center RPG-7 portable rocket launcher, found by Iraqi Se... more

A VS-2.2 Italian anti-personnel landmine, found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, An Najaf Province, Iraq, is displayed by U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Special ations Capable, Sept. 21, 2004. These caches were found in different buildings among the city and are in direct violation of the peace agreement between the Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Husaini al-Sistani, highest religious authority and leader of the Hawza (Najaf), and al Sadr, an agreement blessed by the Iraqi Interim Government. The 4th MARDIV is engaged in Security and Stabilization ations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of...

A VS-2.2 Italian anti-personnel landmine, found by Iraqi Security Forc...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: A VS-2.2 Italian anti-personnel landmine, found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Naj... more

A large number of rocket-propelled grenades (RPG) and RPG launchers (rear), mortar rounds and mortar launchers (center) and various types of ammunition (front), found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, An Najaf Province, Iraq, are displayed by U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Special Operations Capable, Sept. 21, 2004. These caches were found in different buildings among the city and are in direct violation of the peace agreement between the Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Husaini al-Sistani, highest religious authority and leader of the Hawza (Najaf), and al Sadr, an agreement blessed by the Iraqi Interim...

A large number of rocket-propelled grenades (RPG) and RPG launchers (r...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: A large number of rocket-propelled grenades (RPG) and RPG launchers (rear), mortar rounds and mortar launchers (center) and vari... more

Two RPG-7 launchers (left), various sand bags, bandoliers and ammunition cans (top, center), ree 7.62 mm AK-47 assault rifles, RPG-3 grenades and 82 mm Type 53 mortar rounds (bottom), found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, An Najaf Province, Iraq, are displayed by U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11 Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Special Operations Capable, Sept. 21, 2004. These caches were found in different buildings among e city and are in direct violation of e peace agreement between e Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Husaini al-Sistani, highest religious auority and leader of e Hawza (Najaf), and al Sadr, an agreement blessed by...

Two RPG-7 launchers (left), various sand bags, bandoliers and ammuniti...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Two RPG-7 launchers (left), various sand bags, bandoliers and ammunition cans (top, center), three 7.62 mm AK-47 assault rifles,... more

A large number of rocket-propelled grenades (RPG) and RPG launchers (rear), mortar rounds and mortar launchers (center) and various types of ammunition (front), found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, An Najaf Province, Iraq, are displayed by U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Special Operations Capable, Sept. 21, 2004. These caches were found in different buildings among the city and are in direct violation of the peace agreement between the Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Husaini al-Sistani, highest religious authority and leader of the Hawza (Najaf), and al Sadr, an agreement blessed by the Iraqi Interim...

A large number of rocket-propelled grenades (RPG) and RPG launchers (r...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: A large number of rocket-propelled grenades (RPG) and RPG launchers (rear), mortar rounds and mortar launchers (center) and vari... more

A large number of rocket-propelled grenades (RPG), found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, An Najaf Province, Iraq, are displayed by U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Special Operations Capable, Sept. 21, 2004. These caches were found in different buildings among the city and are in direct violation of the peace agreement between the Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Husaini al-Sistani, highest religious authority and leader of the Hawza (Najaf), and al Sadr, an agreement blessed by the Iraqi Interim Government. The 4th MARDIV is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in...

A large number of rocket-propelled grenades (RPG), found by Iraqi Secu...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: A large number of rocket-propelled grenades (RPG), found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house ... more

Rocket-propelled grenades (RPG), found by aqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, An Najaf Province, aq, are displayed by U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Special Operations Capable, Sept. 21, 2004. These caches were found in different buildings among the city and are in direct violation of the peace agreement between the Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Husaini al-Sistani, highest religious authority and leader of the Hawza (Najaf), and al Sadr, an agreement blessed by the aqi Interim Government. The 4th MARDIV is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of Operation...

Rocket-propelled grenades (RPG), found by aqi Security Forces during a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Rocket-propelled grenades (RPG), found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, An Na... more

A large number of rocket-propelled grenades (RPG) and RPG launchers (rear), mortar rounds and mortar launchers (center) and various types of ammunition (front), found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, An Najaf Province, Iraq, are displayed by U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Special Operations Capable, Sept. 21, 2004. These caches were found in different buildings among the city and are in direct violation of the peace agreement between the Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Husaini al-Sistani, highest religious authority and leader of the Hawza (Najaf), and al Sadr, an agreement blessed by the Iraqi Interim...

A large number of rocket-propelled grenades (RPG) and RPG launchers (r...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: A large number of rocket-propelled grenades (RPG) and RPG launchers (rear), mortar rounds and mortar launchers (center) and vari... more

Various types of binoculars (left), rocket-propelled grenade (RPG) rounds, and RPG-7 grenade launchers, found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, An Najaf Province, Iraq, are displayed by U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Special Operations Capable, Sept. 21, 2004. These caches were found in different buildings among the city and are in direct violation of the peace agreement between the Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Husaini al-Sistani, highest religious authority and leader of the Hawza (Najaf), and al Sadr, an agreement blessed by the Iraqi Interim Government. The 4th MARDIV is engaged in Security and...

Various types of binoculars (left), rocket-propelled grenade (RPG) rou...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Various types of binoculars (left), rocket-propelled grenade (RPG) rounds, and RPG-7 grenade launchers, found by Iraqi Security ... more

A United Kingdom 94mm Light Anti-tank Weapon (LAW) 80, found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, An Najaf Province, Iraq, is displayed by U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Special Operations Capable, Sept. 21, 2004. These caches were found in different buildings among the city and are in direct violation of the peace agreement between the Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Husaini al-Sistani, highest religious authority and leader of the Hawza (Najaf), and al Sadr, an agreement blessed by the Iraqi Interim Government. The 4th MARDIV is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in...

A United Kingdom 94mm Light Anti-tank Weapon (LAW) 80, found by Iraqi ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: A United Kingdom 94mm Light Anti-tank Weapon (LAW) 80, found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe ho... more

A handmade wooden-sided box with a metal floor, found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, An Najaf Province, Iraq, are displayed by U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Special Operations Capable, Sept. 21, 2004. These caches were found in different buildings among the city and are in direct violation of the peace agreement between the Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Husaini al-Sistani, highest religious authority and leader of the Hawza (Najaf), and al Sadr, an agreement blessed by the Iraqi Interim Government. The 4th MARDIV is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in...

A handmade wooden-sided box with a metal floor, found by Iraqi Securit...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: A handmade wooden-sided box with a metal floor, found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in ... more

A 9 mm Model 12 Baretta sub-machine gun (top) and an unidentified 6-shot grenade launcher (center), found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, An Najaf Province, Iraq, are displayed by U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Special erations Capable, Sept. 21, 2004. These caches were found in different buildings among the city and are in direct violation of the peace agreement between the Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Husaini al-Sistani, highest religious authority and leader of the Hawza (Najaf), and al Sadr, an agreement blessed by the Iraqi Interim Government. The 4th MARDIV is engaged in Security and Stabilization...

A 9 mm Model 12 Baretta sub-machine gun (top) and an unidentified 6-sh...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: A 9 mm Model 12 Baretta sub-machine gun (top) and an unidentified 6-shot grenade launcher (center), found by Iraqi Security Forc... more

Six RPG-7 portable rocket launchers, found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, An Najaf Province, Iraq, are displayed by U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Special ns Capable, Sept. 21, 2004. These caches were found in different buildings among the city and are in direct violation of the peace agreement between the Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Husaini al-Sistani, highest religious authority and leader of the Hawza (Najaf), and al Sadr, an agreement blessed by the Iraqi Interim Government. The 4th MARDIV is engaged in Security and Stabilization ns (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of...

Six RPG-7 portable rocket launchers, found by Iraqi Security Forces du...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Six RPG-7 portable rocket launchers, found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, A... more

A large number of 82 mm Type 53 mortar rounds (left) and rocket-propelled grenades (RPG), found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, An Najaf Province, Iraq, is displayed by U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Special Operations Capable, Sept. 21, 2004. These caches were found in different buildings among the city and are in direct violation of the peace agreement between the Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Husaini al-Sistani, highest religious authority and leader of the Hawza (Najaf), and al Sadr, an agreement blessed by the Iraqi Interim Government. The 4th MARDIV is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations...

A large number of 82 mm Type 53 mortar rounds (left) and rocket-propel...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: A large number of 82 mm Type 53 mortar rounds (left) and rocket-propelled grenades (RPG), found by Iraqi Security Forces during ... more

A large number of rocket-propelled grenades (RPG) (bottom), RPG-7 grenade launchers (top) and RPG-18 light anti-armour weapons (center, left), found by Iraqi Security Forces during a raid of a Muqtada al Sadr safe house in An Najaf, An Najaf Province, Iraq, are displayed by U.S. Marine Corps Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Special Operations Capable, Sept. 21, 2004. These caches were found in different buildings among the city and are in direct violation of the peace agreement between the Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Husaini al-Sistani, highest religious authority and leader of the Hawza (Najaf), and al Sadr, an agreement blessed by the Iraqi Interim Government. The 4th...

A large number of rocket-propelled grenades (RPG) (bottom), RPG-7 gren...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: A large number of rocket-propelled grenades (RPG) (bottom), RPG-7 grenade launchers (top) and RPG-18 light anti-armour weapons (... more

US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, Regimental Combat Team Seven (RCT-7), and an Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) Emergency Response Unit (ERU) are deployed along a roadway during Operation AL FAJR, which is an offensive operation against insurgent forces in Fallujah, Al Anbar Province, Iraq, conducted as part of a Security and Stabilization Operation (SASO) carried out during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, Regimental Combat Team Seven (RCT-7), ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fallujah State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Jonathan C. Knauth, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mi... more

Iraqi Army Brigadier General (BGEN) Khales Ali Hussein (left), Commander, Iraqi Special Security Forces (ISSF), and US Marine Corps (USMC) Colonel (COL) Jerry L. Durrant (center), Commander, Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), speak with a translator while waiting for a street to be cleared by Coalition Forces during a Security and Stabilization Operation (SASO) in Fallujah, Al Anbar Province, Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Iraqi Army Brigadier General (BGEN) Khales Ali Hussein (left), Command...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fallujah State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Benjamin J. Flores, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mi... more

Iraqi Special Security Forces (ISSF) Brigadier General (BGEN) Khales Ali Hussein (left), Commander, ISSF Brigade, US Marine Corps (USMC) Colonel (COL) Jerry L. Durrant, Commander, Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), stand together on a street in Fallujah, Iraq. The ISSF is participating with US Marine Corps (USMC) 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV) Marines during Operation Al Fajr (Phantom Fury) which is part of a Security and Stabilization Operation (SASO) conducted during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Iraqi Special Security Forces (ISSF) Brigadier General (BGEN) Khales A...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: OPERATION AL FAJR Base: Fallujah State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Benjamin J. Flores, USMC R... more

Iraqi Army Brigadier General (BGEN) Khales Ali Hussein (left), Commander, Iraqi Special Security Forces (ISSF), and US Marine Corps (USMC) Colonel (COL) Jerry L. Durrant (right), Commander, Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), walk along a street enroute to the government center building during a Security and Stabilization Operation (SASO) in Fallujah, Al Anbar Province, Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Iraqi Army Brigadier General (BGEN) Khales Ali Hussein (left), Command...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fallujah State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Benjamin J. Flores, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mi... more

041122-M-0173F-008 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a part of Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), stand in formation during a Purple Heart ceremony, for wounds received in action during Operation AL FAJR, for their fellow USMC Marines at Marine Corps Base (MCB), Camp Blue Diamond, Iraq (IRQ).  The 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV) is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM.U.S. Marine Corps official photo by Lance CPL. Benjamin J. Flores (Released)

041122-M-0173F-008 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a pa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Blue Diamond State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Benjamin J. Flores, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Co... more

041122-M-0173F-003 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a part of Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), stand in formation during a Purple Heart ceremony, for wounds received in action during Operation AL FAJR, for their fellow USMC Marines at Marine Corps Base (MCB), Camp Blue Diamond, Iraq (IRQ).  The 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV) is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM.U.S. Marine Corps official photo by Lance CPL. Benjamin J. Flores (Released)

041122-M-0173F-003 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a pa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Blue Diamond State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Benjamin J. Flores, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Co... more

041122-M-0173F-005 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a part of Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), stand in formation during a Purple Heart ceremony, for wounds received in action during Operation AL FAJR, for their fellow USMC Marines at Marine Corps Base (MCB), Camp Blue Diamond, Iraq (IRQ).  The 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV) is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM.U.S. Marine Corps official photo by Lance CPL. Benjamin J. Flores (Released)

041122-M-0173F-005 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a pa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Blue Diamond State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Benjamin J. Flores, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Co... more

041122-M-0173F-006 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a part of Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), stand in formation during a Purple Heart ceremony, for wounds received in action during Operation AL FAJR, for their fellow USMC Marines at Marine Corps Base (MCB), Camp Blue Diamond, Iraq (IRQ).  The 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV) is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM.U.S. Marine Corps official photo by Lance CPL. Benjamin J. Flores (Released)

041122-M-0173F-006 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a pa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Blue Diamond State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Benjamin J. Flores, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Co... more

041122-M-0173F-010 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a part of Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), stand in formation during a Purple Heart ceremony, for wounds received in action during Operation AL FAJR, for their fellow USMC Marines at Marine Corps Base (MCB), Camp Blue Diamond, Iraq (IRQ).  The 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV) is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM.U.S. Marine Corps official photo by Lance CPL. Benjamin J. Flores (Released)

041122-M-0173F-010 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a pa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Blue Diamond State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Benjamin J. Flores, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Co... more

041122-M-0173F-012 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a part of Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), stand in formation during a Purple Heart ceremony, for wounds received in action during Operation AL FAJR, for their fellow USMC Marines at Marine Corps Base (MCB), Camp Blue Diamond, Iraq (IRQ).  The 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV) is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM.U.S. Marine Corps official photo by Lance CPL. Benjamin J. Flores (Released)

041122-M-0173F-012 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a pa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Blue Diamond State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Benjamin J. Flores, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Co... more

041122-M-0173F-013 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a part of Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), stand in formation during a Purple Heart ceremony, for wounds received in action during Operation AL FAJR, for their fellow USMC Marines at Marine Corps Base (MCB), Camp Blue Diamond, Iraq (IRQ).  The 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV) is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM.U.S. Marine Corps official photo by Lance CPL. Benjamin J. Flores (Released)

041122-M-0173F-013 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a pa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Blue Diamond State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Benjamin J. Flores, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Co... more

041122-M-0173F-002 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a part of Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), stand in formation during a Purple Heart ceremony, for wounds received in action during Operation AL FAJR, for their fellow USMC Marines at Marine Corps Base (MCB), Camp Blue Diamond, Iraq (IRQ).  The 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV) is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM.U.S. Marine Corps official photo by Lance CPL. Benjamin J. Flores (Released)

041122-M-0173F-002 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a pa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Blue Diamond State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Benjamin J. Flores, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Co... more

041122-M-0173F-009 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a part of Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), stand in formation during a Purple Heart ceremony, for wounds received in action during Operation AL FAJR, for their fellow USMC Marines at Marine Corps Base (MCB), Camp Blue Diamond, Iraq (IRQ).  The 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV) is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM.U.S. Marine Corps official photo by Lance CPL. Benjamin J. Flores (Released)

041122-M-0173F-009 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a pa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Blue Diamond State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Benjamin J. Flores, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Co... more

041122-M-0173F-014 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a part of Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), stand in formation during a Purple Heart ceremony, for wounds received in action during Operation AL FAJR, for their fellow USMC Marines at Marine Corps Base (MCB), Camp Blue Diamond, Iraq (IRQ).  The 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV) is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM.U.S. Marine Corps official photo by Lance CPL. Benjamin J. Flores (Released)

041122-M-0173F-014 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a pa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Blue Diamond State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Benjamin J. Flores, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Co... more

041122-M-0173F-024 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) COL. J. L. Durrant (left), Director of Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), stands in front of a formation at Marine Corps Base (MCB), Camp Blue Diamond, Iraq (IRQ), to hand out Purple Heart Medals to USMC Marines for wounds received in action.  The 1ST MARDIV is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM.U.S. Marine Corps official photo by Lance CPL. Benjamin J. Flores (Released)

041122-M-0173F-024 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) COL. J. L. Du...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Blue Diamond State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Benjamin J. Flores, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Co... more

US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), stand in at ease formation during a Purple Heart Award ceremony for wounds they received from combat during Operation Al Fajr (Phantom Fury). Operation Al Fajr is part of a Security and Stabilization Operation (SASO) conducted against Iraqi insurgents in Fallujah, Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), 1ST Marin...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: OPERATION AL FAJR Base: Camp Blue Diamond State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Benjamin J. Flores... more

041122-M-0173F-011 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a part of Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), stand in formation during a Purple Heart ceremony, for wounds received in action during Operation AL FAJR, for their fellow USMC Marines at Marine Corps Base (MCB), Camp Blue Diamond, Iraq (IRQ).  The 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV) is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM.U.S. Marine Corps official photo by Lance CPL. Benjamin J. Flores (Released)

041122-M-0173F-011 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a pa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Blue Diamond State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Benjamin J. Flores, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Co... more

041122-M-0173F-007 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a part of Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), stand in formation during a Purple Heart ceremony, for wounds received in action during Operation AL FAJR, for their fellow USMC Marines at Marine Corps Base (MCB), Camp Blue Diamond, Iraq (IRQ).  The 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV) is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM.U.S. Marine Corps official photo by Lance CPL. Benjamin J. Flores (Released)

041122-M-0173F-007 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a pa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Blue Diamond State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Benjamin J. Flores, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Co... more

041122-M-0173F-015 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a part of Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), stand in formation during a Purple Heart ceremony, for wounds received in action during Operation AL FAJR, for their fellow USMC Marines at Marine Corps Base (MCB), Camp Blue Diamond, Iraq (IRQ).  The 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV) is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM.U.S. Marine Corps official photo by Lance CPL. Benjamin J. Flores (Released)

041122-M-0173F-015 (Nov. 22, 2004)US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, a pa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Blue Diamond State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Benjamin J. Flores, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Co... more

US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), stand in at attention in formation during a Purple Heart Award ceremony for wounds they received from combat during Operation Al Fajr (Phantom Fury). Operation Al Fajr is part of a Security and Stabilization Operation (SASO) conducted against Iraqi insurgents in Fallujah, Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines, Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), 1ST Marin...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: OPERATION AL FAJR Base: Camp Blue Diamond State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Benjamin J. Flores... more

A US Marine Corps (USMC) Marine (left), Igloo Company (I Co.), 3rd Platoon (PLT), 3rd Battalion (BN), 5th Marine Regiment (3/5), 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV), and an Iraqi Soldier (right), Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), search a room inside a building in Fallujah, Al Anbar Province, Iraq, while participating in Operation AL FAJR, which is an offensive operation conducted against Iraqi insurgent forces as part of a Security and Stabilization Operation (SASO) carried out during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A US Marine Corps (USMC) Marine (left), Igloo Company (I Co.), 3rd Pla...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fallujah State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL James J. Vooris, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milit... more

Iraqi Security Forces patrol the streets of Fallujah in a combined effort with US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines. US Marines engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM are currently training the Iraqi Security Forces to independently deter and detect insurgency throughout Iraq

Iraqi Security Forces patrol the streets of Fallujah in a combined eff...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fallujah State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: 1/6 Bravo Co. Scene Camera Operator: CPL Robert R. Attebury, USMC Relea... more

On Camp Defender, a pile of uniforms and gear from Iraqi Security Force Commandos voluntarily withdrawing from the Iraqi Security Forces following a mortar attack on Camp Junction City. The Iraqis will later be transferred to Baghdad and released. Iraqi Security Forces are conducting Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

On Camp Defender, a pile of uniforms and gear from Iraqi Security Forc...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Junction City State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: ISF Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Kenneth Lane, USMC Release St... more

On Camp Defender, Iraqi Security Force Commandos voluntarily withdraw from the Iraqi Security Forces following a mortar attack on Camp Junction City. The Iraqis will later be transferred to Baghdad and released. Iraqi Security Forces are conducting Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

On Camp Defender, Iraqi Security Force Commandos voluntarily withdraw ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Junction City State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: ISF Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Kenneth Lane, USMC Release St... more

Soldiers with Iraqi Security Forces, Public Order Battalion, arrive and prepare for training, at Camp Ali, Iraq. Iraqi Security Forces are conducting Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar Province in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Soldiers with Iraqi Security Forces, Public Order Battalion, arrive an...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Junction City State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: ISF Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Kenneth Lane, USMC Release St... more

Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) Soldier's and US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines of India (I) Company (CO), 3rd Battalion (BN), 4th Marine Regiment (MAR REGT) (3/4), dig in one of the 20 weapons caches found during Operation SOUTHERN ADVANCE. The 3/4 attached to 2nd Marine Division (MAR DIV) currently engaged in security and stabilization operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar province of Iraq in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) Soldier's and US Marine Corps (USMC) Marin...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Al Amiryiah State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: 4-Mar Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Brian M. Henner, USMC Release Stat... more

At Camp Habbaniyah civilians are released from the camp after possible threat of attack passes. Iraqi Security Forces perform security and stabilization operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar province of Iraq in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

At Camp Habbaniyah civilians are released from the camp after possible...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Habbaniyah State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: ISF Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Kenneth Lane, USMC Release Statu... more

At Camp Habbaniyah, Iraqi Security Force Commandos learn how to perform an effective vehicle checkpoint. Iraqi Security Forces perform security and stabilization operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar province of Iraq in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

At Camp Habbaniyah, Iraqi Security Force Commandos learn how to perfor...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Habbaniyah State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: ISF Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Kenneth Lane, USMC Release Statu... more

Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) Soldier's along with US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines of 3rd Battalion (BN), 4th Marine Regiment (MAR REGT) (3/4) dig up buried weapons during Operation SOUTHERN ADVANCE. The 3/4 attached to 2nd Marine Division (MAR DIV) currently engaged in security and stabilization operations (SASO) in the Al Anbar province of Iraq in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) Soldier's along with US Marine Corps (USMC...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Al Amiryiah State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: 4-Mar Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Brian M. Henner, USMC Release Stat... more

U.S. Marines prepare to leave Border Fort 12 via helicopter.

U.S. Marines prepare to leave Border Fort 12 via helicopter.

Al Anbar, Iraq (May. 20, 2005) U.S. Marines prepare to leave Border Fort 12 via helicopter. The Marines are conducting counter-insurgency operations with Iraqi Security Forces to isolate and neutralize Ant-Iraq... more

Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Two Four (NMCB-24) use bulldozers to prepare for construction of facilities for Iraqi Security Forces.

Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Two Four (NMCB...

Euphrates River, Iraq (Jun. 01, 2005) Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Two Four (NMCB-24) use bulldozers to prepare for construction of facilities for Iraqi Security Forces. U.S. Navy pho... more

Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Two Four (NMCB-24) offload a portable laundry facility. NMCB-24 is currently constructing facilities for Iraqi Security Forces.

Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Two Four (NMCB...

Camp Hit, Iraq (Jun. 01, 2005) Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Two Four (NMCB-24) offload a portable laundry facility. NMCB-24 is currently constructing facilities for Iraqi Security For... more

Cpl. Aaron Barney searches a small area village while patrolling through Asragiyah, Iraq looking for weapons, caches, and insurgency.

Cpl. Aaron Barney searches a small area village while patrolling throu...

Fallujah, Iraq (Jun. 02, 2005) Cpl. Aaron Barney searches a small area village while patrolling through Asragiyah, Iraq looking for weapons, caches, and insurgency. This patrol is a counter-insurgency operation... more

Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Two Four (NMCB-24) construct the framework for an eating facility aboard Camp Blue Diamond.

Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Two Four (NMCB...

Al Anbar Province, Iraq (Jun. 03, 2005) Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Two Four (NMCB-24) construct the framework for an eating facility aboard Camp Blue Diamond. The Marines assigned t... more

Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Two Four (NMCB-24) construct the framework for an eating facility aboard Camp Blue Diamond.

Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Two Four (NMCB...

Al Anbar Province, Iraq (Jun. 03, 2005) Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Two Four (NMCB-24) construct the framework for an eating facility aboard Camp Blue Diamond. The Marines assigned t... more

Two US Marine Corps (USMC) CH-46 Sea Knight helicopters land aboard Camp Baharia, in Fallujah, Iraq, home of the USMC 1ST Battalion, 6th Marines. Marines assigned to the 2nd Marine Division and Multi-National Forces-West (MNF-W) are conducting counter-insurgency operations with Iraqi Security Forces to isolate and neutralize Anti-Iraqi Forces, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Two US Marine Corps (USMC) CH-46 Sea Knight helicopters land aboard Ca...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Camp Fallujah State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Robert R. Attebury, USMC R... more

A US Marine Corps (USMC) Marine piers out the open hatch atop his Amphibious Assault Command Vehicle (AAVC7A1) while moving across the Thar Thar Lake area, in Iraq, at sunrise during Operation Khanjar. The USMC 2d Marine Division and members of the Multi-National Force West (MNF-W) are conducting counter-insurgency operations with Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) to isolate and neutralize Anti-Iraqi Forces, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A US Marine Corps (USMC) Marine piers out the open hatch atop his Amph...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Tar Tar Lake Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Robert R. Attebury, USMC Release Status: Rel... more

US Marine Corps (USMC) Corporal (CPL) Jacob West, assigned to Bravo Company, 1ST Battalion, 6th Marines, conducts radio communications inside an Amphibious Assault Vehicle (AAV7A1) while moving across the Thar Thar Lake area, in Iraq, during Operation Khanjar. The USMC 2d Marine Division and members of the Multi-National Force West (MNF-W) are conducting counter-insurgency operations with Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) to isolate and neutralize Anti-Iraqi Forces, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps (USMC) Corporal (CPL) Jacob West, assigned to Bravo Co...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Tar Tar Lake Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Robert R. Attebury, USMC Release Status: Rel... more

US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines assigned to Bravo Company, 1ST Battalion, 6th Marines, clear an abandoned house during a weapons sweep across the Thar Thar Lake area in Iraq, during Operation Khanjar. The USMC 2d Marine Division and members of the Multi-National Force West (MNF-W) are conducting counter-insurgency operations with Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) to isolate and neutralize Anti-Iraqi Forces, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines assigned to Bravo Company, 1ST Battalio...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Tar Tar Lake Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Robert R. Attebury, USMC Release Status: Rel... more

US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines assigned to Bravo Company, 1ST Battalion, 6th Marines, rest amid the rubble of a destroyed building during a weapons sweep across the Thar Thar Lake area in Iraq, during Operation Khanjar. The USMC 2d Marine Division and members of the Multi-National Force West (MNF-W) are conducting counter-insurgency operations with Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) to isolate and neutralize Anti-Iraqi Forces, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines assigned to Bravo Company, 1ST Battalio...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Tar Tar Lake Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Robert R. Attebury, USMC Release Status: Rel... more

A US Marine Corps (USMC) Amphibious Assault Command Vehicle (AAVC7A1) moves across the Thar Thar Lake area, in Iraq, searching for weapon caches at sunrise during Operation Khanjar. The USMC 2d Marine Division and members of the Multi-National Force West (MNF-W) are conducting counter-insurgency operations with Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) to isolate and neutralize Anti-Iraqi Forces, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A US Marine Corps (USMC) Amphibious Assault Command Vehicle (AAVC7A1) ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Tar Tar Lake Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Robert R. Attebury, USMC Release Status: Rel... more

US Marine Corps (USMC) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Jonathan Copeland, assigned to Bravo Company, 1ST Battalion, 6th Marines, site through the scope atop his 5.56mm M16A2 rifle, equipped with an M203 40mm grenade launcher, while providing security during a weapons sweep across the Thar Thar Lake area in Iraq, during Operation Khanjar. The USMC 2d Marine Division and members of the Multi-National Force West (MNF-W) are conducting counter-insurgency operations with Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) to isolate and neutralize Anti-Iraqi Forces, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps (USMC) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Jonathan Copeland, assign...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Tar Tar Lake Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Robert R. Attebury, USMC Release Status: Rel... more

US Marine Corps (USMC) Corporal (CPL) Ronnie Shertel, assigned to Bravo Company, 1ST Battalion, 6th Marines, patrols the a beach along the waters edge, during a weapons sweep at the Thar Thar Lake area in Iraq, during Operation Khanjar. The USMC 2d Marine Division and members of the Multi-National Force West (MNF-W) are conducting counter-insurgency operations with Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) to isolate and neutralize Anti-Iraqi Forces, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps (USMC) Corporal (CPL) Ronnie Shertel, assigned to Brav...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Tar Tar Lake Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Robert R. Attebury, USMC Release Status: Rel... more

US Marine Corps (USMC) Second Lieutenant (2LT) Chisolm assigned to Bravo Company, 1ST Battalion, 6th Marines, looks down a pipe to see if there is an underground base there during Operation Dagger, conducted in the Lake Thar Thar area in Iraq. The USMC 2d Marine Division and members of the Multi-National Force West (MNF-W) are conducting counter-insurgency operations with Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) to isolate and neutralize Anti-Iraqi Forces, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps (USMC) Second Lieutenant (2LT) Chisolm assigned to Bra...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Thar That Lake Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Isaac Aguilar, USMC Release Status: Relea... more

From left to right: U.S. Army GEN. John Abizaid, Central Command Commander; The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld, U.S. Secretary of Defense; U.S. Air Force GEN. Richard Myers, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of STAFF ; and U.S. Army GEN. John Abizaid, Commander, U.S. Central Command, testify on the progress of Iraqi security forces, at Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., on Jun. 23, 2005. (DoD photo by STAFF SGT. Myles D. Cullen) (Released)

From left to right: U.S. Army GEN. John Abizaid, Central Command Comma...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Washington State: District Of Columbia (DC) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Myles D. Cullen, USAF Release St... more

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (right), U.S. Secretary of Defense, observes U.S. Army GEN. John Abizaid (left), Commander U.S. Central Command, testify on the progress of Iraqi security forces, before the Senate Armed Services Committee at Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., on Jun. 23, 2005. (DoD photo by STAFF SGT. Myles D. Cullen) (Released)

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (right), U.S. Secretary of Defense, o...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Washington State: District Of Columbia (DC) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Myles D. Cullen, USAF Release St... more

US Marine Corps (USMC) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Brian Rodriguez, 1ST Battalion (BN), 6th Marine Regiment (MAR REGT), Bravo Company (B CO), pauses for a brief second to rest during a knock and cordon conducted within the inner city of Fallujah, Iraq (IRQ). He is armed with a 5.56 mm M16A2 rifle. The 2nd Marine Division (MAR DIV) and MNF-W (Multi-National Force-West) conducts counter-insurgency operations with Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) to isolate and neutralize Anti-Iraqi Forces during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps (USMC) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Brian Rodriguez, 1ST Batt...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Fallujah State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Robert R. Attebury, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Combine... more

US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines with 3rd Battalion (BN), 8th Marines Regiment (MAR REGT) (3/8), Kilo Company (K CO), 2nd Platoon (PLT), 3rd Squad (SQD), stand in a 7-ton medium armored MTVR (Medium Tactical Vehicle Replacement) truck bed during a security halt during Operation Scimitar. The Marines with 3/8, 2nd Marine Division (MAR DIV), among their many duties conduct counter-insurgency operations with Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) to isolate and neutralize Anti-Iraqi Forces during Operation Scimitar, part of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. These Marines are armed with two KAC 5.56 mm Modular Weapon System (MWS) SOPMOD (Special Operation Peculiar Modification) M4s with M203 40 mm grenade...

US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines with 3rd Battalion (BN), 8th Marines Re...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines with 3rd Battalion (BN), 8th Marines Regiment (MAR REGT) (3/8), Kilo Company (K CO), 2nd Platoon ... more

US Navy (USN) Hospitalman Third Class (HM3) Nicholas Herrera, assigned to 3rd Battalion, 8th Marines Regiment, Kilo Company, 2nd Platoon, 1ST Squad, is armed with a 5.56mm M16A2 rifle as he mans a security position near the Euphrates River, in Zaidon, Iraq, during Operation Scimitar. USMC Marines assigned to the 2nd Marine Division are conducting counter-insurgency operations with Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) to isolate and neutralize Anti-Iraqi Forces, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Navy (USN) Hospitalman Third Class (HM3) Nicholas Herrera, assigned...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Zaidon State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Matthew Hutchison, USMC Release ... more

US Navy (USN) Hospitalman Third Class (HM3) Nicholas Herrera, assigned to 3rd Battalion, 8th Marines Regiment, Kilo Company, 2nd Platoon, 1ST Squad, is armed with a 5.56mm M16A2 rifle as he mans a security position at a pumping station near the Euphrates River, in Zaidon, Iraq, during Operation Scimitar. USMC Marines assigned to the 2nd Marine Division are conducting counter-insurgency operations with Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) to isolate and neutralize Anti-Iraqi Forces, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Navy (USN) Hospitalman Third Class (HM3) Nicholas Herrera, assigned...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Zaidon State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Matthew Hutchison, USMC Release ... more

US Marine Corps (USMC) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Kenneth R. Fouse (foreground), from Company "C", 1ST Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, provides security during a search and clear operation conducted within the inner city of Fallujah, Iraq. USMC Marines assigned to the 2nd Marine Division are conducting counter-insurgency operations with Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) to isolate and neutralize Anti-Iraqi Forces, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps (USMC) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Kenneth R. Fouse (foregro...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Camp Fallujah State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Thomas L. Rodman, USMC Rel... more

A group of Iraqi children observe US Marine Corps (USMC) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Kenneth R. Fouse, from Company "C", 1ST Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, as he provides security armed with a 5.56mm M16A2 rifle, equipped with an M203 40mm grenade launcher, during a search and clear operation conducted within the inner city of Fallujah, Iraq. USMC Marines assigned to the 2nd Marine Division are conducting counter-insurgency operations with Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) to isolate and neutralize Anti-Iraqi Forces, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A group of Iraqi children observe US Marine Corps (USMC) Lance Corpora...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Camp Fallujah State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Thomas L. Rodman, USMC Rel... more

US Marine Corps (USMC) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Caleb B. Clugston, assigned to Company "C", 1ST Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, searches a house looking for weapons and insurgents during a cordon, knock, search and clear operation conducted within the inner city of Fallujah, Iraq. USMC Marines assigned to the 2nd Marine Division are conducting counter-insurgency operations with Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) to isolate and neutralize Anti-Iraqi Forces, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps (USMC) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Caleb B. Clugston, assign...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Fallujah State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Robert R. Attebury, USMC Releas... more

As a US Marine Corps (USMC) CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter departs, US Army (USA) Soldiers with Charlie Company (C CO), 3rd Battalion (BN), 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment (PIR), 82nd Airborne Division (AD), Fort Bragg, North Carolina (NC), set up a security perimeter after landing in the desert at the start of an operation in Baghdaddi. The Soldiers are conducting counterinsurgency operations with Iraqi Security Forces to create a secure environment during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

As a US Marine Corps (USMC) CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter departs, US Ar...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Baghdaddi State: Al Anbar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Michael R. Mcmaugh, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

An Iraqi Security Forces'position sits high on a hill overlooking the city of Tall Afar, Iraq.  The Iraqi Security Forces have set-up positions through out the city but are under investigation by the US and Iraqi governments after being plagued with allegations of police corruption

An Iraqi Security Forces'position sits high on a hill overlooking the ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Tall Afar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: PFC James Wilt, USA Release Status: Released to Pub... more

hree young men work to drain a ditch on the side of the road in Tall Afar, Iraq, Sept. 27, 2005.  The U.S. Army is paying local residents to help clean up the streets and make repairs to buildings after the city was heavily damaged by joint operations with Iraqi Security Forces several weeks ago.  (U.S. Army photo by PFC. James Wilt)

hree young men work to drain a ditch on the side of the road in Tall A...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Tall Afar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: PFC James Wilt, USA Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more