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Alpha 1/2 conducts counter-mortar patrol: Photo Essay

17 Aug 2004 | Sgt. Zachary A. Bathon 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit

In an effort to stop mortar attacks to the forward operating base here, Marines from the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit conducted counter-mortar patrols. The Marines from Alpha Company, Battalion Landing Team 1st Bn., 2nd Marines, patrolled the area around the base, looking for suspicious activity and talking to local Iraqis.