Video from the 173rd in Afghanistan

The quality of video production from soldiers continues to impress the hell out of me. I remember when I made my videos while in country, thinking they were really good. They are nowhere near good when you look at the videos coming from soldiers in the last year. I love the info quote on this […]

A MUST READ about Attack at Wanat

Here are the first details of the attack on the outpost and FOB at Wanat in Kunar Province Afghanistan. This story is the result of interviews with survivors of the attack while they are recuperating in Landstuhl, Germany. I had no doubt that there was going to be some great stories of bravery to come […]

Rest in Peace Paratroopers

  The Department of Defense announced today the death of nine soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. They died of wounds suffered when their outpost was attacked by small arms fire and rocket propelled grenades from enemy forces in Wanat, Afghanistan, on July 13. They were assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 503d Infantry Regiment (Airborne), 173rd […]