Task Force Guardian commence final Range Day

U.S. Army Sgt. Michael Leimas, a sniper section team leader, (right), and U.S. Army Spc. Steven Tinsley, a junior scout team member, (left), both assigned to Task Force Guardian Site Security Platoon, Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), rehearse shotgun combat tactics at a firing range in Djibouti, June 24, 2020. Task Force Guardian Infantrymen and Junior Snipers utilize their rotation's final range day to hone their skills essential to security tasks in the Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (HOA) area of responsibility. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Gabriel Macdonald)
U.S. Army Sgt. Michael Leimas, a sniper section team leader, (right), and U.S. Army Spc. Steven Tinsley, a junior scout team member, (left), both assigned to Task Force Guardian Site Security Platoon, Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), rehearse shotgun combat tactics at a firing range in Djibouti, June 24, 2020. Task Force Guardian Infantrymen and Junior Snipers utilize their rotation's final range day to hone their skills essential to security tasks in the Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (HOA) area of responsibility. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Gabriel Macdonald)

U.S. Army Sgt. Michael Leimas, a sniper section team leader, (right), and U.S. Army Spc. Steven Tinsley, a junior scout team member, (left), both assigned to Task Force Guardian Site Security Platoon, Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), rehearse shotgun combat tactics at a firing range in Djibouti, June 24, 2020. Task Force Guardian Infantrymen and Junior Snipers utilize their rotation’s final range day to hone their skills essential to security tasks in the Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (HOA) area of responsibility. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Gabriel Macdonald)

An expended 12-gauge shotgun shell buoyantly floats as rising water seeps into the firing range used by U.S. Army soldiers assigned to Task Force Guardian Site Security Platoon, Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), in Djibouti, June 24, 2020. Task Force Guardian Infantrymen and Junior Snipers utilize their rotation's final range day to hone their skills essential to security tasks in the Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (HOA) area of responsibility. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Gabriel Macdonald)
An expended 12-gauge shotgun shell buoyantly floats as rising water seeps into the firing range used by U.S. Army soldiers assigned to Task Force Guardian Site Security Platoon, Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), in Djibouti, June 24, 2020. Task Force Guardian Infantrymen and Junior Snipers utilize their rotation’s final range day to hone their skills essential to security tasks in the Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (HOA) area of responsibility. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Gabriel Macdonald)

U.S. Army Spc. Bradley Daniels, a junior sniper assigned to Task Force Guardian Site Security Platoon, Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), looks down an M151 Spotting Scope at a firing range in Djibouti, June 24, 2020. Task Force Guardian Infantrymen and Junior Snipers utilize their rotation’s final range day to hone their skills essential to security tasks in the Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (HOA) area of responsibility. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Gabriel Macdonald)

U.S. Army Spc. Steven Tinsley, a junior scout team member assigned to Task Force Guardian Site Security Platoon, Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), carries a decimated “Ivan” target dummy at a firing range in Djibouti, June 24, 2020. Task Force Guardian Infantrymen and Junior Snipers utilize their rotation’s final range day to hone their skills essential to security tasks in the Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (HOA) area of responsibility. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Gabriel Macdonald)

Expended 40mm grenade shells used by U.S. Army soldiers assigned to Task Force Guardian Site Security Platoon, Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa, lie on the ground at a firing range in Djibouti, June 24, 2020. Task Force Guardian Infantrymen and Junior Snipers utilize their rotation’s final range day to hone their skills essential to security tasks in the Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (HOA) area of responsibility. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Gabriel Macdonald)

U.S. Army Spc. Kameron Cempa, a junior scout team member assigned to Task Force Guardian Site Security Platoon, Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), fires an M320 grenade launcher module at a firing range in Djibouti, June 24, 2020. Task Force Guardian Infantrymen and Junior Snipers utilize their rotation’s final range day to hone their skills essential to security tasks in the Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (HOA) area of responsibility. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Gabriel Macdonald)

U.S. Army Sgt. Michael Leimas, a sniper section team leader assigned to Task Force Guardian Site Security Platoon, Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), fires at “Ivan”, a target dummy, with a Mossberg 500 shotgun, at a firing range in Djibouti, June 24, 2020. Task Force Guardian Infantrymen and Junior Snipers utilize their rotation’s final range day to hone their skills essential to security tasks in the Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (HOA) area of responsibility. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Gabriel Macdonald)

U.S. Army Sgt. Michael Leimas, a sniper section team leader, (right), and U.S. Army Spc. Steven Tinsley, a junior scout team member, (left), both assigned to Task Force Guardian Site Security Platoon, Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), rehearse shotgun combat tactics at a firing range in Djibouti, June 24, 2020. Task Force Guardian Infantrymen and Junior Snipers utilize their rotation’s final range day to hone their skills essential to security tasks in the Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (HOA) area of responsibility. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Gabriel Macdonald)

U.S. Army Spc. Steven Tinsley, a junior scout team member assigned to Task Force Guardian Site Security Platoon, Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), loads a Mossberg 500 shotgun with a 12-gauge round at a firing range in Djibouti, July 24, 2020. Task Force Guardian Infantrymen and Junior Snipers utilize their rotation’s final range day to hone their skills essential to security tasks in the Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (HOA) area of responsibility. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Gabriel Macdonald)

U.S. Army soldiers assigned to Task Force Guardian Site Security Platoon, Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HAO), equip themselves with M4 carbines, Mossberg 500 shotguns, and M320 grenade launcher modules to practice their weapons skills at a firing range in Djibouti, June 24, 2020. Task Force Guardian Infantrymen and Junior Snipers utilize their rotation’s final range day to hone their skills essential to security tasks in the Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (HOA) area of responsibility. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Gabriel Macdonald)

U.S. Army soldiers assigned to Task Force Guardian Site Security Platoon, Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), traverse mountains to reach the range location in Djibouti, June 24, 2020. Task Force Guardian Infantrymen and Junior Snipers utilize their rotation’s final range day to hone their skills essential to security tasks in the Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (HOA) area of responsibility. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Gabriel Macdonald)

U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Travis Paul Robinson (right), platoon sergeant, and Staff Sgt. Luke Shirley, scout section team leader, both assigned to Task Force Guardian Site Security Platoon, Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), give a brief on firing lanes at a range in Djibouti, June 24, 2020. Task Force Guardian Infantrymen and Junior Snipers utilize their rotation’s final range day to hone their skills essential to security tasks in the Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (HOA) area of responsibility. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Gabriel Macdonald)

U.S. Army soldiers assigned to Task Force Guardian Site Security Platoon, Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), hike up a mountain to reach the range location in Djibouti, June 24, 2020. Task Force Guardian Infantrymen and Junior Snipers utilize their rotation’s final range day to hone their skills essential to security tasks in the Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (HOA) area of responsibility. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Gabriel Macdonald)

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