28 Apr '12, 7pm

A day on patrol with the Marines of Dog Company 1/7 - Battle Rattle

A day on patrol with the Marines of Dog Company 1/7 - Battle Rattle

A day on patrol with the Marines of Dog Company 1/7 April 28th, 2012 | Afghanistan Embedded journalism Infantry Sangin | Posted by Dan Lamothe Tweet Lance Cpl. Christopher Sanders patrols past farmers scoring poppy buds April 28 in Sangin, Afghanistan. Sanders serves with 3rd Platoon, Dog Company, 1st Battalion, 7th Marines. (James J. Lee/Staff) SANGIN, Afghanistan – For a minute, it seemed like a manhunt in the hills of the Upper Sangin Valley was possible. Pushing out from Forward Operating Base Tabac early Saturday, Marines with Dog Company, 1st Battalion, 7th Marines, noticed a man on a nearby hill holding a metallic black object that was glinting in the sunlight. The assumption: The stranger was carrying a radio, making it entirely possible a Taliban spotter was spying on the patrol. “I saw it glistening in his hand,” said Lance Cpl. Christopher Sanders, making his wa...

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