Helmet Cam: Canadian Soldiers In Close Range Firefight With Taliban

first published on September 17, 2017 by

Helmet cam footage of a Canadian C-9 gunner in a close range firefight with members of the Taliban. Intense RPG near miss.

Canadian soldiers from 3 PPCLI in Kandahar find themselves in an intense close range firefight with the Taliban. The entire encounter is recorded on the helmet mounted camera of the squad’s machine gunner, and at 1:23 you can see an RPG fly directly over the heads of the soldiers as they are closing with the enemy fighters.