My Last Tour: A Conversation with Rex Temple

My Last Tour: A Conversation with Rex Temple

Air Force Senior Master Sgt. Rex Temple spent the last year working in Afghanistan. Re-trained to supplement the Army and Marine troops on the ground, Temple has been focused on humanitarian missions and supply convoys as well as mentoring a couple of Afghan National Army soldiers. Along the way, he has talked to us weekly about his experiences. Now that he’s home, Temple reflects on his tour of duty and talks about its impact on him.
Photo: Traffic in Kabul, July 2009

Air Force Senior Master Sergeant
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