Unseen War: Photos from Iraq & Afghanistan

A series of images from an embedded photographer.

Embedded in the Middle East: Inside the ER

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Peter van Agtmael
Peter van Agtmael
Peter van Agtmael
Peter van Agtmael
Peter van Agtmael
Peter van Agtmael
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Peter van Agtmael
Dazed from pain medication, Jeff Reffner waits for a medevac chopper to Balad Air Force Base in central Iraq, from where he was transported to Landstuhl, Germany.

His first stop was the Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas, to receive treatment for his burns, before being transferred to Walter Reed Army Medical Center.

Click here for a companion slideshow, Embedded in the Middle East -- Soldier's Lives. (Peter van Agtmael )

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