May 12, 2007

A Marine writes a letter home during some down time at Observation Post Burgess located within the city of Fallujah on May 15. Surrounded by large cement barriers with sandbag-sealed windows to prevent unnecessary advances from insurgent activity, Marines with Company E, 2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, Regimental Combat Team 6, live and work out of the OP to ultimately maintain order within their designated area of operation.

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