Pech River Valley, 2011

By STARS AND STRIPES Published: November 16, 2020

Michael Abrams ©Stars and Stripes
Afghanistan, July, 2011: Pfc. Michael Marquez of Troop A, 3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, searches for targets during a firefight with insurgents in the Pech River Valley. It was the first of three firefights of the day as Americans rolled into the valley.

Stars and Stripes' 2011 story about the fight for the Pech River Valley.