"I remember looking out the little bubble windows on the side, kind of just like this, because I was right next to the window, and I could see when the Chinook had made a hard right turn into the valley. I was like, holy shit.We’re not ready for this.”
"One platoon, one valley, one year"
Images taken by photojournalist Tim Hetherington and author Sebastian Junger on their multiple trips to the Korengal Valley, Kunar Province, Afghanistan.
173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Battalion, 503rd Parachute Infantry Regiment, Battle Company, 2nd Platoon, Spartan Platoon.
Lol good one I admit. Oh the Celtic Christians. How we love them still.