fob geronimo


Came all this way to be a gearhead.

[Top] USMC Lance Cpl. Gar Ayscue, a motor transportation mechanic with Motor Transportation Platoon, Headquarters & support Company, 3rd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, Regimental Combat Team 6 searches for a socket wrench inside the Motor Pool on Forward Operating Base Geronimo, Helmand province, Afghanistan.

[Bottom] USMC Lance Cpl. Gar Ayscue repairs a malfunctioning engine on a mine-resistant ambush-protected vehicle on Forward Operating Base Geronimo. Ayscue along with other mechanics conducted maintenance on disabled vehicles brought in from across the area of operation.

(Photos by Lance Corporal Cesar Contreras, 23 August 2012.)