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Dempsey Visits Forward Operating Base Sharana, Afghanistan

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, left, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, arrives on Forward Operating Base Sharana in Paktika province, Afghanistan, April 7, 2013.   DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, left, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and U.S. Army Maj. Gen. James C. McConville, commander of Regional Command East, discuss operations while flying in a C-130 aircraft over Afghanistan, April 7, 2013.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, arrives on Forward Operation Base Sharana in Paktika province, Afghanistan, April 7, 2013.   DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Col. Dennis Sullivan, left, commander of the 10th Mountain Division's 2nd Battalion, leads a briefing for U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, right, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, on Forward Operating Base Sharana in Paktika province, Afghanistan, April 7, 2013.   DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Col. Dennis Sullivan, commander of the 10th Mountain Division's 2nd Battalion, introduces his team to U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, before a briefing on Forward Operating Base Sharana in Paktika province, Afghanistan, April 7, 2013.   DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, presents awards to service members on Forward Operting Base Sharana in Paktika province, Afghanistan, April 7, 2013 DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, presents awards to service members on Forward Operating Base Sharana, Afghanistan, April 7, 2013.   DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, right, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, eats lunch with U.S. Army Sgt. Smith, left, and other service members on Forward Operating Base Sharana in Paktika province, Afghanistan, April 7, 2013.   DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, right, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with service members on Forward Operating Base Sharana in Paktika province, Afghanistan, April 7, 2013.   DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, center, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, tposes with service members on Forward Operation Base Sharana in Paktika province, Afghanistan, April 7, 2013.   DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, left foreground, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with a sailor on Forward Operating Base Sharana in Paktika province, Afghanistan, April 7, 2013.   DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, left, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with a service member after presenting an award to him on Forward Operating Base Sharana in Paktika province, Afghanistan, April 7, 2013.   DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, re-enlists service members in Bagram, Afghanistan, April 7, 2013.   DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, re-enlists service members in Bagram, Afghanistan, April 7, 2013.   DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, re-enlists service members in Bagram, Afghanistan, April 7, 2013.   DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, left, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, poses with a service member in Bagram, Afghanistan, April 7, 2013.   DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen