U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl Eric C Ely/Released 050628-m-8172e-019.jpg
Jan 28, 2005
HIT, Iraq- (June 28, 2005) A Marine with 3rd Battalion, 25th Marine Regiment, Company L searches an Iraqi man during a sweep of the city of Hit during Operation Sword. The operation was conducted to destroy insurgency leadership strong points. The Marines of 2nd Marine Division conducted counter-insurgency operations with Iraqi Security Forces to isolate and neutralize anti-coalition forces. U.S. Marine Corps photo Cpl. Eric C. Ely (RELEASED)
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