A 3rd Platoon, 2nd Battalion of the 173rd Airborne Brigade Soldier, Sgt. Gary M. Waugh, was questioned on what his Army leadership considers success on a patrol/mission in Jaghatu, Afghanistan. Us not doing a thing, he says. Not firing our weapon. Wow. Some way to fight a war.
U.S. Army paratroopers fire an M777A2 cannon during a firing demonstration for visiting Command Sgt. Maj. William Johnson, ISAF – Joint Command command sergeant major, on Forward Operating Base Shank in Logar province, Afghanistan, July 12, 2012. The paratroopers are assigned to Battery A, 4th Battalion, 319th Airborne Field Artillery Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team and are on their 4th deployment to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
Or, I suppose the title of this picture should be outgoing? Can you say a round is outgoing? (You know, it buys drinks at the bar and is generally very extroverted. . .)