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Life on Patrol Base Boldak: The routine of Weapons Co., 1st Bn., 25th Marines

Story by Cpl. Bryan Nygaard | Regional Command Southwest | Date: 10.23.2011

PATROL BASE BOLDAK, Afghanistan – A horde of flies swarms above Cpl. James Baker’s head. They repeatedly swoop down and buzz around his face. He quickly swats one away, only to swat another moments later.

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