17th Infantry Regiment

MRAP guide

Staff Sgt. Nicholas Amsberry, an infantryman with Headquarters and Headquarters Company of the 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division, ground guides a Mine Resistant Ambush Protected all- terrain vehicle in the unit’s tactical assembly area during Operation Buffalo Thunder II in the district of Shorabak, Afghanistan, June 28, 2012. Amsberry is a native of Mesa, Ariz.

US Army Photo

U.S. Army 2nd Lt. Jesse Underwood engages enemy forces during Operation Moshtarak in Badula Qulp, Afghanistan, Feb. 19, 2010. Underwood is assigned to Company A, 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment. The International Security Assistance Force operation is an offensive mission conducted in areas of Afghanistan prevalent in drug-trafficking and Taliban insurgency. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Efren Lopez