« Marines support Habitat for Humanity | Main | Help on the way for female combat veterans »

Knowledge is power: Marines train Afghan troops in generator maintenance

6/10/2011 By Staff Sgt. Christopher Flurry , 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing (Fwd)

They say knowledge is power, and in Afghanistan’s Helmand province, U.S. Marines are giving Afghan forces the knowledge of power. CAMP LEATHERNECK, Afghanistan — Marines with Marine Wing Support Squadron 272 are training Afghan soldiers and police in generator maintenance and basic electrician skills.

For more about the MWSS-272 in Afghanistan:

http://www.marines.mil/unit/mcascherrypoint/Pages/110610GeneratorCourse.aspx