13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
Price of war

29 year old soldier, leaves his son for the second time since his birth, to return to war. SSGT. Sturtz has spent 9 years in active duty service with the US Army. Not yet 30 years of age, and has seen 2 wars, spending nearly 3 years in active conflict.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2015
Date Uploaded: 07.2015
Photo Location: Savannah, Georgia, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D700
Copyright: © Marie Sturtz