Image description: Airmen and soldiers offload a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter from a C-5 Galaxy airplane at Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan.
The Air Force’s largest airlifter, the C-5 has served the U.S. Air Force since 1969 and continues to provide vital heavy air lift to troops worldwide.
Photo by 1st Lt. Henry Chan, U.S. Army
Image description: Senior Airman Thomas Hole is welcomed home by his son after returning from his deployment in May.
Father’s Day is on Sunday, and we’re wishing all the dads out there a very happy Father’s Day.
Photo by Scott Poe, U.S. Air Force.
Image description: An Afghan girl watches as a U.S. Marine gives her sister cough suppressant in Herat province, Afghanistan. Coalition forces hold a bi-weekly clinic for women and children in area villages to receive treatment and standard hygiene products.
U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Pete Thibodeau.
Image Description: U.S. Navy Master-at-Arms Seaman Apprentice Randy Tallman participates in a controlled aggression exercise with a military working dog at Naval Air Station North Island, Calif.
Photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Mark El-Rayes, U.S. Navy.
Image description: From the National Archives:
Silhouetted in the golden glory of a Pacific sunrise, crosses mark the graves of American boys who gave their lives to win a small atoll on the road to the Philippines. A Coast Guardsman stands in silent reverence beside the resting place of a comrade. 1944