101st Airborne's Mortar Team at FOB Wilson, Kandahar September 2010
Soldiers of the 2nd Brigade of the 101st Airborne Division, 1-75 Cavalry, fire several barrages of 120mm mortar situated on FOB Wilson in Kandahar province in southern Afghanistan. They were firing in support of their unit that was under attack at a Combat outpost two kilometers south of FOB Wilson.
It was unknown what the result of the barrages were but they continued sporadically throughout the day.
NATO and ISAF forces are preparing a ramped up security operation in an effort to provide security for upcoming parliamentary elections later this month.
First Uploaded on Oct 15, 2010
Captain Nimo and his MI-24 Hind