ARCHIVE PHOTO OF THE DAY
Desert patrol, 2003
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: January 27, 2018
Joseph Giordono ©Stars and Stripes
Iraq, April, 2003: Staff Sgt. Edwin Morgenthaler of 1st Battalion, 23rd Marine Regiment, checks a stretch of desert along the road between the cities of Hit and Hadithah, an area U.S. officials hope to secure before the Iraqi elections.