On watch in Riyahd

U.S. Army Pfc. Charles Garrison provides security during a patrol of Riyahd, Iraq, led by the Iraqi police, March 6, 2007. Garrison is assigned to 4th Platoon, Delta Company, 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, out of Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Andy Dunaway

Note the 12-gauge shotgun next to him and the ammo hanging behind. Pic from Defend America’s March 2007 archive (permalink apparently not yet available).


  1. No better close quarter deterrent than a 12-gauge, pump-action riot gun and a sack full of 00-Buck ammo. Heck, you don’t have to aim. Just point it in the general direction and let fly!