AFGHANISTAN PHOTOS





 


Actor Bruce Willis in Afghanistan visiting Gunships!
I'll bet he would love one in his next Die Hard movie!

Do you have photos from Afghanistan? Please
send them to us (or use the photo upload instructions from the menu) and we'll put them on this page so that others can see them. Thanks.  Photos for this section courtesy of:
Kirk Buchner (16 SOS Intel Officer 1999-2002)

40MM Warheads

69-574 Nose View

105MM & 40MM

69-574 Cockpit

69-574

Guns!

Alpha 1

Amisano Crew

Amisano Crew Maximum

Dusk Shooting

GS-9 on 105

169 AC-130 For Sale

Gunner Patch

Dagger Print Sample

Kirk and 69-572

69-574

Kirk and 69-572

Flightline

M-4s Ready!

105 Good Wishes!

On the Hose

Spectre Nose Art

69-572

69-569

69-569

69-572

Jeff LeMasters

Jeff LeMasters & ?

69-574

69-574

Sunset AR

Sunset Formation

Spectre in flight

105 MM Proximety Fuse

Sunset Formation

Way Points

Way Points

Way Points

Rest in Pieces

Refueling

Spectre Door 2

Spectre Door 1

Spectre Engaging!
 

DJ's (Turner) Dawn Patrol.  It was taken during the early morning of 02 Mar 02.  I think it was Dave Harrison in GRIM-32, our sister ship, who took the pic.  Our call sign was "GRIM-31" and we were being controlled by a SEAL team...MACO-31.  At the time we were taking out a machine gun emplacement, killing the 3 gun crew in the process.  We were the first Spectre to fire during Operation ANACONDA.  It was near Takur Ghar.  I believe we were in 69-6569.  As a side note...the same crew in 69-6574 two days later was involved in the fiasco commonly referred to as "Robert's Ridge".   I know this pic, as a copy of it was presented to me when I returned to Hurbie and was literally out the door to my new assignment to Eielson in  late April '02.  It was given to me by then-Lt Buchner and the Intel Shop....yukon robinson, Spectre EWO


Way Points Sign

Towns Crew

Task Force Dagger

Texas Flag

Texas Flag

Yard of the Month!

Jockey 14

Eglin Reservation
A-78 Range Diagram

Eglin Reservation
C-52 Range Diagram

Eglin Reservation
B-7 Range Diagram

Eglin Reservation
A-77 Range Diagram

Ozzie with a 105MM Round
 
Photos for this section courtesy of:
Kirk Buchner (16 SOS Intel Officer 1999-2002)

Capt Town's crew, volume II

Uzbek Tent Door Classic Sign

Capt Town's gunners paying tribute to Maxim magazine...from left to right are;

Randy Scanlan, Jeff Lemasters, Ken Moerscher, and Dan Biern


Our crew had a label as engine killers...it was all legit. 
Good stories out of this stuff!

Cool U-Model Poster

Kochen Crew
Photos for this section courtesy of:
Ken Moerscher 16 SOS/711 SOS Gunner Extrodinaire

Raising the Flag at Spectre Island
 

H-Model 6574 with
Self-Explanatory Nose Art Additions!

Photo was sent in with the title
6572 "Wedding Party"

Sent from Chris Hancock 16 SOS AG
   
     
Photos for this section courtesy of: ???  Please let me know who uploaded them???  -PJ Cook

16 SOS & H-Models Flags

 



 


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