U.S. Marine Corps photo by courtesy photo/Released 111130-M-0000J-001.jpg
Nov 30, 2011
Sgt. Michael J. Favata Jr., platoon guide, 2nd Platoon, Alpha Company, 9th Engineer Support Battalion, 1st Marine Logistics Group (Forward), holds a young Afghan girl in Helmand province, Afghanistan. Favata has helped with the construction of structures that offer increased protection and mobility for deployed Marines such as indirect fire bunkers, blast mitigation pits, land bridges, and entry control points.
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