Nobody knows better than Stars and Stripes what you go through downrange. Except you. So we want your help in telling your story. E-mail us your digital photos, depicting what life is like wherever you are, whether on the FOB or on a mission somewhere in the wild. It’s “Your View” of your role in the wars, whether Iraq, Afghanistan or somewhere else. Candid (not posed) shots are best, and please include your name, unit, location and a short caption explaining the picture and your thoughts when you took the shot. Selected photos will be used in the paper and here at E-mail your photos to:

Photos published September 4, 2006

Submitted by Spc. Benjamin L. Hatton, 194th Armor Regiment. This is a picture I took of our convoy. We are Second, or “Deuce,” Platoon from Company C, 1st Battalion, 194th Armor Regiment from Sauk Centre, Minn.

Submitted by Spc. James A. Schmill, Company D, 2nd Battalion, 4th Aviation Regiment, Camp Taji, Iraq. Soldiers of Company D, 2-4 Aviation stack water at our worksite.

Submitted by Spc. Michael Weinsheimer of the 303rd Psychological Operations Company in Camp Liberty, Iraq. Sometimes you need to just take a break from running missions and find a way to escape the heat.

Submitted by Pat Hall, deputy site manager, U.S. Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command, TACOM, Retrograde Forward, Camp Arifjan, Kuwait. Pat Hall models snowshoes and a ski mask that were part of a “misdirected shipment” that arrived earlier in the week. Possibly preparing for the first annual Kuwaiti Nordic Games?

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