U.S. Marine Corps Master Sgt. Brannon A. Niesent is greeted at Camp Foster in Okinawa, Japan, by his family Aug. 19, 2012, upon his return from a seven-month deployment to Afghanistan. Niesent was the operations chief for Combat Logistics Battalion 4, Combat Logistics Regiment 3, 3rd Marine Logistics Group, III Marine Expeditionary Force. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Daniel Valle/Released)