Weapons issue desk, 2011
Nathan A. Bailey ©Stars and StripesIraq, August, 2011: Tech. Sgts. William Hurtler, left, of St. Joseph, Mo. and Nathan Harbour, of North Pole, Alaska man the weapons issue desk for 447 Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron at Sather Air Base, near Baghdad. Along with sharing strikingly similar looks and jobs, Hurtler and Harbour went through pre-deployment training together, arrived in Iraq at the same time, and were scheduled to depart at the same time.