U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Earnest J. Barnes/Released 120108-M-0000B-000.jpg
Jan 8, 2012
Lance Cpl. Adam Ridgeway, a Chicago native and an infantryman with Echo Company, provides security for his fellow Marines as the sun begins to set. Ridgeway and other Marines belonging to 2nd Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, participated in Operation Double Check, in which they helped their Afghan counterparts clear the western side of the southern Musa Qal’eh riverbed to establish the presence of the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan there.
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