Coast Guard Commander Returns to Iraq

Cmdr. Brenden Kettner takes cover while simulated shots are being fired during urban operations training. USCG photo by by Petty Officer Crystalynn A. Kneen. by Petty Officer 2nd Class Sondra-Kay Kneen As fellow comrades take cover, the deafening echo of gun-shots assault his ears while smoke from bombs blind in the array of sand and wind. The simulated environment is surreal to the trainees,...