Operation Black Sand (2)


09/30/2011: The second part of the video shows how U.S. Marines with Route Clearance Platoon, 2nd Combat Engineer Battalion (2D CEB) dig on a possible Improvised Explosive Device (IED) find using the Buffalo, a tactical support vehicle used in the platoon, outside of Combat Outpost Shukvani, Afghanistan on August 10, 2011. The Buffalo, which has a 30 foot claw, is used to dig out IED’s found by the platoon.

Credit: 2nd Marine Division (FWD) Combat Camera:08/24/2011