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Photo Essays Archive - 2006
April 2006
Soldiers Receive Purple Hearts at Mt. Vernon (16)
Doolittle Raiders (11)
Funeral for Medal of Honor Recipient (10)
Caspar Weinberger Funeral (8)
President Visits Afghanistan  
March 2006
Combat Casualty Training (8)
Pace Visits Turkey (9)
Pace Visits Saudi Arabia (7)
President Visits Afghanistan  
Pace Visits Pakistan (5)
Soldiers Train in Noble Shepherd (9)
President Visits Afghanistan (8)
Combat Casualty Training
February 2006
Remembering the Fallen (8)
Rumsfeld Visits Lejeune (5)
Navy Ships Head to Philippines (7)
Muzaffarabad Transfer of Authority (7)
Search and Rescue Training (7)
Rumsfeld Visits Algeria (5)
Rumsfeld Visits American Memorial in Tunisia
Rumsfeld Visits Tunisia (8)
Rumsfeld Attends NATO Conference (4)
U.S. Army soldiers, assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C., board a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft  
Rumsfeld Travels to Sicily (5)
Rumsfeld, Pace on Capitol Hill (7)
82nd Airborne Jump (7)
Change of Command Ceremony (4)
Korea Border Briefing (6)
Veterinarian Medical Readiness Training Exercise (5)
Medical Readiness Training in Poptun, Guatemala (11)
Rumsfeld Attends NATO Conference
January 2006
Building Collapses in Kenya (6)
San Antonio Arrives in Norfolk (5)
Bush at the Pentagon (6)
President George W. Bush briefs the press at the Pentagon  
December 2005
Rumsfeld Visits Iraq (12)
Rumsfeld Visits Jordan (6)
Rumsfeld Visits Troops in Falljuah (7)
Rumsfeld Visits the Troops
in Afghanistan, Iraq (14)
Rumsfeld Visits Bagram, Kandahar (5)
Gainey Visits Pacific Command (5)
Iraqi Voters Go to the Polls (6)
Rumsfeld Visits Iraq Photo  
Chairman, USO Troupe Visit Troops (9)
Pace Brings USO Tour to Troops (9)
Iraqi Army Soldiers Vote (11)
Iraqi Security Forces Vote Early (5)
Army - Navy Game (13)
Iraq Elections, Dec. 15, 2005 (8)
3rd Infantry Soldiers Help Secure Elections (7)
Iraqi Poll Workers (6)
Iraqi Army Vote in Election
November 2005
Aid Continues for Muzaffarabad (5)
Rumsfeld Visits Australia (4)
Medics Help Ethiopians (10)
Faces of Pakistan (13)
Chairman Visits Vietnam Wall (13)
Photo Essay - Rumsfeld Visits Australia  
A Visit to the Vietnam Wall (7)
Veterans Day at Arlington (13)
Devastation in Muzaffarabad (6)
212th MASH Cares for Survivors (5)
Photo Essay - Faces of Pakistan
October 2005
Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld walks his horse, which he promptly named Montana, at the Mongolian Defense Ministry. Mongolian Defense Minister Tserenkhuu Sharavdorj presented Rumsfeld the brown horse with a black mane during the secretary's Oct. 22 visit to Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia's capital city. Defense Dept. photo by Donna Miles
Airmen Deliver Relief Supplies (7)
Sailors Help Mississippi Residents (6)
212th MASH Sets Up Hospital (11)
Rumsfeld in Lithuania (5)
Rumsfeld in Mongolia (16)
Rumsfeld in Korea (15)
Civilian Leaders Visit USS Mount Whitney (7)
Rumsfeld in China (7)
Joint Civilian Orientation Conference (12)
October 2005 continued
Photo Essay:  Earthquake Victims Airlifted
Rumsfeld Visits MacDill (7)
Providing Aid in Pakistan (14)
Iraqis Provide Polling Security (5)
Iraqi Citizens Celebrate Their Vote (5)
Earthquake Victims Airlifted (7)
Pakistan Relief Efforts (8)
Rumsfeld Visits MacDill (7)
Chairman Presents Purple Hearts (10)
September 2005
A search and rescue swimmer assists during Hurricane Katrina
Rumsfeld Visits MacDill (7)
Relief Supplies Reach Pakistan (7)
Ceremony Farewells Myers, Hails Pace (8)
Oregon Guardsmen Lend a Hand (7)
Ellington Field Operations (8)
Lackland Helps Rita Evacuees (5)
Troops Provide Help (10)
Airmen Clean Up Mississippi (6)
Seabees Clean Up New Orleans (7)
Two Weeks Later in New Orleans (12)
Dolphin Rescue (5)
Chief Naval Officer Tours Katrina Aftermath (23)
Texas Army National Guard Assists in Repair of Collapsed Canal (5)
USS Iwo Jima Provides Support in Joint Task Force Katrina (6)
Navy Seabees Continue Cleanup in New Orleans (6)
Joint Relief Efforts (9)
Repairing the Levees in New Orleans (9)
New Orleans Evacuees Arrive in West Virginia (7)
September 2005 continued
Zodiac Training Increases Readiness
Biloxi Recovery (9)
Rumsfeld, Myer Observe Military Relief Efforts (10)
A Joint Effort (9)
Naional Guard Helps in New Orleans (6)
Servicemembers Provide Support (9)
Commander Assesses Damage at Keesler AFB (9)
Gulfport Retirees Welcomed in Capitol Region (4)
Florida National Guard Provide Ice and Water (6)
Texas Air National Guard Deploy (4)
Navy and Air Force Efforts (7)
Loading Equipment and Supplies (8)
Coast Guard Rescue Efforts (4)
Hurricane Katrina (14)
POW/MIA Remembrance (7)
TRANSCOM Change of Command (7)
Freedom Walk (7)
August 2005
Myers Visits the Nimitz
60th Anniversary of V-J Day (12)
Aeromedical Personnel Train at Fort Polk (5)
Myers, USO in South Korea (6)
Chairman Visits the Nimitz (4)
Rumsfeld in Peru (12)
Matt Lauer Travels with Myers (4)
Alaska Shield/Northern Edge (5)
Rumsfeld Visits Pantheon of Heroes (8)
Rumsfeld Visits Paraguay (10)
Myers, USO Celebs Visit Troops (16)
Chairman, USO Hit the Road (8)
August 2005 continued
Zodiac Training Increases Readiness
Zodiac Training Increases Readiness (7)
Chief of Naval Operations Visits Sailors (10)
Water Mass Casualty Training (6)
Chairman Presents Medal to Russian General (6)
U.S. Military Assists in Russian Sub Rescue (14)
U.S. Forces Deliver Aid to Rwandan School (9)
JFCOM Change of Command (10)
July 2005
Senate Hearings, Part II
Rumsfeld Visits Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan (7)
Force Protection at Aviano (7)
Vice Adm. James Bond Stockdale Funeral (11)
CNO Change of Command (7)
U.S. Forces Transport Rwandan Forces, Pt. III (8)
U.S. Forces Transport Rwandan Forces (9)
Rumsfeld Meets with Polish Minister of Defense (6)
July 2005 continued
U.S. Transports Rwanda Forces to Sudan
U.S. Transports Rwanda Forces to Sudan (12)
Patriot Exercise Improves Warfighters (10)
Pace in Afghanistan (15)
Pacific Fleet Change of Command (12)
Sorbet Royal 2005 (18)
Honoring SEAL Delivery Vehicle Team 1 (11)
Pepsi 400 Honors Troops (10)
July Fourth in Iraq (8)
Senate Hearings, Part II (11)
June 2005
Gulf of aden Rescue
Talisman Saber, Part II (12)
Senate Hearings (11)
Looking Back (17)
Class of 2009 Arrives at Military Academy (8)
Leaders Testify on Iraq Strategy (18)
Talisman Sabre (14)
June 2005, continued
Rumsfeld Visits Brussels, Belgium
Rumsfeld Visits Brussels, Belgium (12)
Rumsfeld Visits Norway, Belgium (9)
Rumsfeld Visits Norway (9)
Rumsfeld, Myers in Singapore (15)
Rumsfeld Attends Asia Conference (6)
Rumsfeld Visits Singapore (10)
May 2005
Gulf of Aden Rescue
NASCAR Supports Military (13)
Rolling Thunder 2005, Part III (12)
2005 Memorial Day Ceremonies (14)
Rolling Thunder 2005, Part II (12)
Rolling Thunder 2005 (5)
Rumsfeld Visits Fort Bragg (13)
Defending Freedom (14)
Rumsfeld at World Affairs Council (5)
Afghan President Visits (7)
Joint Service Open House 2005 (11)
Navy 'Plebes' Participate in Sea Trials (6)
Joint Service Open House (8)
Navy, Marine Leaders Testify (9)
May 2005, continued
The List
BRAC Senate Testimony (6)
The List (7)
Service Leaders Talk BRAC (7)
The List (7)
Joint Forcible Entry Exercise (9)
Six Presidents Visit (6)
Cobra Gold 2005 (9)
Warrior Day (5)
'America Supports You' Concert (14)
Civic Leaders Visits Yorktown, Fort Bliss (9)
Gulf of Aden Rescue (10)
April 2005
Expert Field Medical Badge Competition
Farewell to Wolfowitz (9)
Superheroes at the Pentagon (12)
Pace Visits West Point (7)
Pace Visits West Point (10)
Defense Leaders on Capitol Hill (6)
Civic Leaders Visit Installations (10)
Helicopter Rope Suspension Training (4)
Tribute to Iran Hostage Rescue Mission (10)
Marines Prepare for Deployment with Field Training (4)
Amphibious Specialty Training (6)
April 2005, continued
Helicopter Aircrew Competition
Helicopter Aircrew Competition (6)
Polar Force Exercise (7)
USNS Mercy Helps Indonesians Part 2 (6)
Rumsfeld Visits Afghanistan, Pakistan (7)
USNS Mercy Helps Indonesians (9)
Myers Visits Mexico (11)
Defense Secretary Visits Iraq (11)
Chairman Visits Colombia, Ecuador (11)
Rumsfeld Visits Iraq (7)
Expert Field Medical Badge Competition (4)
82nd Airborne Paratroopers (8)
March 2005
Jungle Warfare Training
Mercy Provides Aid to Indonesians (7)
Rumsfeld Visits Latin & South America (12)
Rumsfeld Visits Brazil (6)
Faces of the Fallen (14)
Rumsfeld Visits Argentina (4)
Myers Visits Saudi Arabia, Jordan (9)
Chairman in Kabul (4)
Chairman Visits Afghanistan (5)
March 2005, continued
Myers Visits Egypt
Myers Visits Egypt (5)
Defense Leaders Talk to Congress (8)
Combat Search and Rescue Exercise (4)
Boy Scouts Visit the Pentagon (9)
Jungle Warfare Training (5)
New Horizons (6)
Marines in Kuwait (4)
USS Abraham Lincoln Returns Home (9)
February 2005
Marine Lance Cpl. Zach Fincannon (black T-shirt and hat) shakes hands with well wishers upon his entrance to the Pentagon Dec. 3, 2004. Hundreds of Pentagon employees lined the hallways to applaud wounded service members from Walter Reed Army Medical Center visiting the Pentagon. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Carmen Burgess
Winter Festival (5)
60th Anniversary of Iwo Jima Ceremony (12)
Schoomaker's Ride (7)
Ready Crucible (7)
Cascade Challenge (9)
Target Practice (5)
On the Hill (5)
Rumsfeld Attends Munich Conference (10)
Defense Leaders on the Ground in Iraq (8)
February 2005, continued
Rumsfeld on the U.S.S. O'Bannon
Joint Chiefs on Capitol Hill (9)
Rumsfeld on the U.S.S. O'Bannon (6)
Class 188 at Quantico (6)
Moving a C-130 (6)
Budget Briefings (5)
Mobile Security Detachment 24 (8)
Combat Dining In (5)
USS Mustin Deploys (5)
Fighting Fires (4)
January 2005
Marine Lance Cpl. Zach Fincannon (black T-shirt and hat) shakes hands with well wishers upon his entrance to the Pentagon Dec. 3, 2004. Hundreds of Pentagon employees lined the hallways to applaud wounded service members from Walter Reed Army Medical Center visiting the Pentagon. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Carmen Burgess
Iraqi Election (8)
Deputy Travels to Tsunami Area, Part 1 (12), Part 2 (7)
Indonesian People Dealing with the Aftermath (7)
Supplies Delivered to Villages of Sumatra (6)
Campaign Keeps People and Hope
Alive (9)
Presidential Visit (4)
Mutual Interest (9)
Support Behind the Scenes (9)
Rebuilding a City from Debris (11)
Efforts Prevail With Team Response (5)
More Supplies From the Lincoln (5)
Humanitarian Mission (12)
Operation Unified Assistance (9)
Medical Care and Supplies at Banda Aceh (5)
Efforts From the USS Abraham Lincoln (5)
Help From Above (8)
Faces of Mglaboh (8)
Children of Lamno (5)
January 2005, continued
An Indonesian family waits for food and humanitarian relief at Sultan Iskandar Muda Air Force Base in Banda Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia, Jan. 5, 2005. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jacob J. Kirk
Toys for Tsunami Kids (5)
Relief Efforts Onboard the USS Abraham Lincoln (7)
People of Sumatra (6)
Humanitarian Ops Continue (21)
Medical Care and Supplies Continue to Flow (11)
U.S. Medical Care in Sumatra (9)
USS Lincoln Aids Victims (13)
Moving Supplies, Remains (11)
On the Ground in Sumatra (13)
Medical Care & Supplies Continue (11)
U.S. Medical Care in Sumatra (9)
USS Lincoln Aids Victims (13)
Moving Supplies, Remains (11)
On the Ground in Sumatra (13)
Aerial Views of Sumatra (6)
Sumatra Assistance (6)
Delivering Aid (5)
Initial Relief Efforts (13)
Photo Essays Archive - 2004
December 2004
Aerial Views of Sumatra (6) Marine Lance Cpl. Zach Fincannon (black T-shirt and hat) shakes hands with well wishers upon his entrance to the Pentagon Dec. 3, 2004. Hundreds of Pentagon employees lined the hallways to applaud wounded service members from Walter Reed Army Medical Center visiting the Pentagon. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Carmen Burgess
Sumatra Assistance (6)
Delivering Aid (5)
Tsunami Relief Efforts
How to Build a Gingerbread House
Pearl Harbor 63rd Commemoration
Holiday Lights in DC
Bush Visits Pendleton
Afghanistan Visit
November 2004
Gettysburg Re-Enactment
U.S. Army soldiers from 1st Platoon, Apache Troop, 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, move tactically as they enter and clear their objective during Operation Al Fajr (New Dawn), in Fallujah, Iraq, Nov. 9, 2004. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Johancharles Van Boers
26 Ensigns
Homecoming Air Show
First Cavalry Division Honor Guard
Rumsfeld Visits Central America
Operation Al Fajr
Rest and Relaxation
Stennis Homecoming
Navy Football
Marines Training on Fort A.P. Hill
Global Hawk
Marine Corps Marathon
October 2004
Family Day
Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld gives answers questions during a press briefing in Skopje, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Oct.11, 2004. Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. James M. Bowman
Tactical Shooters
Defender Challenge
Commissioning of the USS Virginia
Preparing for Defender Challenge
Rumsfeld Visits Romania
Rumsfeld Visits Macedonia, Romania
Rumsfeld Visits Iraq
Rumsfeld Visits Persian Gulf
Veterinary Assistance
September 2004
Gas Chamber Training
A Polish MIG-29 'Fulcrum' performs a high 'G' turn after a successful training mission over Lask Air Base, Poland, Sept. 17, 2004.
Rumsfeld at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo.
Rumsfeld at Fort Campbell, Ky.
August 2004
Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld does a television interview with Mikhail Gusman, deputy director of ITAR-TASS, while in St. Petersburg, Russia, Aug. 14, 2004.
July 2004
An SH-60B Seahawk helicopter takes off from the flight deck of the guided missile cruiser USS Thomas S. Gates during UNITAS 45-04 Pacific Phase, July 19, 2004.
June 2004
Moviemaking Aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld speaks to sailors and Marines aboard USS Essex, while the ship is ported at Changi Naval Base, Singapore, June 4, 2004. Rumsfeld is in Singapore to attend the International Institute for Strategic Studies Conference, meet with regional leaders and visit with U.S. troops.
Travels With Wolfowitz
2004 Joint Civilian
Orientation Conference
Farewell President Reagan 3
Farewell President Reagan 2
Remembering D-Day
May 2004
Navy Lt. Cmdr Sean Cushing kisses his daughter at Atsugi, Japan, May 22, 2004, after his return from a deployment with Strike Fighter Squadron 195. VFA-195 is assigned to Carrier Air Wing 5 aboard the conventional aircraft carrier USS Kitty Hawk.
April 2004
PENTATHLON – It is past 6 p.m., and the sun has already gone down at Cantania, Sicily, but the individual modern pentathlon for men still goes on. Borkin Yevhen, from Ukraine, makes his last jump. Yevhen came in fifth overall. The five events were running, swiming, fencing, shooting and horseback riding.
March 2004
Republic of Korea Marines storm a beach near Pohang, South Korea, during Reception, Staging, Onward Movement, and Integration, and Foal Eagle 2004 March 26, 2004.
February 2004
Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld and staff wait in a distinguished visitor holding area after arriving in Kuwait City, Kuwait, Feb. 22, 2004.
January 2004
Two Army soldiers remove a bunk from their flooded tent at Kirkuk Air Base, Iraq, Jan. 13. The base was hit by nearly 2 inches of rain overnight, leaving many areas of the base, including tents for airmen and soldiers, deluged with water.
December 2003
Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld (center) responds to a reporter's question during a press conference at NATO headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, Dec. 2, 2003. U.S. Ambassador to NATO R. Nicholas Burns (left) and Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Peter Pace, U.S. Marine Corps, joined Rumsfeld as he updated the press on the progress of the meetings. Rumsfeld is at NATO headquarters for a two-day meeting of allied defense ministers to discuss expanding NATO's mission.
November 2003
Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld greets Air Force Security Forces airmen while visiting Yokota Air Base, Japan, Nov. 15. Rumsfeld is traveling to Guam, Japan and South Korea to meet with U.S. military forces and the local military and civilian leadership.
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