Devil Dogs Patrol - Operation Grizzly, Afghanistan (Photography)
A Marine Corps Lance Corporal (from Burbank, California) and Viky, an improvised explosive device detection dog - both attached to Fox Company, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment - search a compound for hidden threats during Operation Grizzly in Afghanistan. Grizzly was a counter-insurgency Operation to deter enemy activity, establish a presence, and gather human intelligence.
Photographer: Corporal Alejandro Pena, USMC
Date: July 18, 2013
Location: Helmand Province, Afghanistan