An improvised explosive device attack on “Freelance,” a unit that provided security for Explosive Ordnance Disposal Team 2, Detachment 4, results in two Marines from Headquarters & Service Company killed and two wounded in action.
“An India Company Observation Post in the vicinity of LZ Lumberyard received contact from an enemy element resulting in the gunshot wounds to one India Company Marine and two ANA soldiers in the Korengal Valley, Pech District, Kunar Province. The wounded were evacuated to Bagram Airfield using the MEDEVAC helicopters.” — Source: 3/3 Command Chronology for the Period 01 January to 30 June 2005
Categories: Awards, Casualties, Direct Fire, Featured, India Company, Korengal Valley, Kunar Province, Video
Tags: David Parkinson, Donald Blume III, Gary Soupir, Hall, India-2, Roy Bechtold
“An India Company observation post in the Shoryak Valley, Pech District, Kunar Province received RPG, RPK, and small arms fire and returned fire with 60mm mortars and small arms fire which caused the enemy element to flee to the north, and resulted in the minor injury and MEDEVAC of two India Company Marines.” — Source: 3/3 Command Chronology for the Period 01 January to 30 June 2005
Categories: Awards, Casualties, Direct Fire, Featured, India Company, Kunar Province, News, Video
Tags: Brandon Huey, David Parkinson, Delsin Dash, Gideon Hornung, India-2, James Rogers Jr
India Company Marines, Korengal Valley, December 2004.
“India Company conducted Operation Cornhuskers in the Korangal Valley, Kunar Province.” — Source: 3/3 Command Chronology for the Period 01 July to 31 December 2004
Categories: Awards, Casualties, Featured, FOB Asad Abad, India Company, Korengal Valley, Kunar Province, Named Operations, News, Photographs, Video
Tags: Daniel Alfieri, Daniel Brewer, David Parkinson, Derek Mensen, Eric Toms, Gideon Hornung, India 3-2, India CAAT, India-2, James Rogers Jr, James Sweeney, Jason Burch, Jonathan Frangakis, Jonathon Seaux, Joseph Summers Jr., Josh Burgbacher, Patrick McKinney, Patrick Whalen, Peter Ankney, Roy Bechtold, Ryan Archambeau, Sean Decoursey, Shawn Kelly