Just Another Day At The Office: Marine Sniper Picks Off Taliban Insurgents1st Reconnaissance Battalion Marines. 1st Reconnaissance Battalion Marines
On November 19, 2010, Marines with Company B, 1st Reconnaissance Battalion engage insurgents in Sangin, Afghanistan.
Follow what was like to be under the incandescent Afghan sun, fighting insurgents who have advantage of being better acclimated to the weather and had better knowledge of the terrain and the area. No matter. The Marines had a sniper with a Barrett M107 .50 cal rifle – a great equalizer.
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