U.S. Marine Corps Photos by Sgt. Frances Johnson
Cpl. Alex Roberts, a turret gunner and weapons noncommissioned officer with Combat Logistics Battalion 7, makes final adjustments to his M240B machine gun in the turret of his Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected vehicle aboard Camp Leatherneck, Afghanistan. Roberts, a native of Dunnellon, and his fellow turret gunners acted as the eyes and ears while being the guardian angels of each combat logistics patrol conducted during their deployment.