U.S. Marines in Afghanistan
The United States Marine Corps (USMC) entered
Afghanstan late but in a big way. They joined the British, Danish, and
other countries in the fight in Nimroz and Helmand provinces in
southwest Afghanistan. The Marines, departing Camp Leatherneck and other
locations in these two provinces finally left in late 2014.
Videos about U.S. Marines in Afghanistan
The 5th Marine Regiment in Afghanistan.
A 44-minute long documentary about the 5th Marine Regiment based at Camp
Leatherneck, Helmand province, Afghanistan as part of Regional Command
Southwest. The unit comes from Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton,
California. It falls under the ocmmand of the 1st Marine Division and
the I Marine Expeditionary Force (II MEF). Documentary follows Golf
Company, 2nd Battalion, 5th Marines as they conduct Operation Branding
Iron. Produced by Battleground Afghanistan, National