Winning hearts and minds: Shock Trauma Platoon brings relief, relationships to Afghan locals
Story by Cpl. Katherine M. Solano | 2nd Marine Logistics Group | Date: 10.27.2011
FORWARD OPERATING BASE DELARAM III, Afghanistan - There is a battle of sorts being won in southern Helmand province. The Marines and sailors at Forward Operating Base Delaram II, and specifically the Shock Trauma Platoon there, take pride in ‘winning’ the hearts and minds of locals.