Rangers from 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment practice advanced rilfe firing techniques during the Battalions Task Force Training on Joint Base Lewis-McCord, 30 March 2013.
On 28 June, 2005, 19 service members lost their lives while conducting Operation Red Wings.
The result of the operation was that the insurgent presence left that area of the Korangal Valley with U.S. forces sustaining heavy casualties. Those anti-coalition forces later returned to the area three weeks later.
Rangers from A Company, 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, conducts live fire training during 2nd Battalion’s Task Force Training at Yakima Training Center, Washington, 27 March 2013.
"I think everything’s changed. I know I’ve changed".