'OP Ghartse Tamsa', 'Flower Power', 7 April 2009
Digital photograph by Sergeant Rupert Frere, Royal Logistic Corps, 2011.
A Royal Marine from 42 Commando based in Forward Operating Base Gibraltar in the Gereshk Valley, patrols through a poppy field during a search operation to clear key terrain of Improvised Explosive Devices around their area of operations.
From a collection of multimedia relating to Sergeant Rupert Frere, Royal Logistic Corps, and the Army Photographic Competition in 2015. Associated with Operation HERRICK, Afghanistan (2002-2014).
NAM Accession Number
National Army Museum, Study collection