28 Oct '14, 12pm

#Marine prepares to load onto a KC-130 aircraft on the Camp Bastion flightline, #Afghanistan http…

#Marine prepares to load onto a KC-130 aircraft on the Camp Bastion flightline, #Afghanistan http…

A U.S. Marine prepares to load onto a KC-130 aircraft on the Camp Bastion flightline, Afghanistan, Oct. 27, 2014. The battalion was the final Marine Corps infantry battalion to serve in Helmand province as the Marine Corps ended its operations. The Marine is assigned to 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment.

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