Army Mortarmen Trade Rounds With Taliban Mortar Team During Hot Exfil

first published on August 3, 2020 by

US Army mortarmen trade rounds with a Taliban mortar team as the soldiers come under heavy attack during an exfiltration following an operation.

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From one of the mortarmen: “This was us taking contact during exfil at the end of a battalion sized air assault mission. 1-12 IN 4-4 out of Carson … If I’m not mistaken this was around August 2009 in a village called Mushan … located on the Horn of Panjwayi … (it) was a certified shit show.”