Women at War: 04_LA_WomenatWar

United States Marines with Female Engagement Teams attached to the 3-1 Marines, Lance Corp Darlene Diaz, 20, from Belvedere, IL, washes up in the morning at the makeshift sinks at Cop Sher, in Helmand, Afghanistan, May 2, 2010.  The female marines are attached to infantry batallians and are operating in teams throughout Helmand, and living on remote bases with Marine infantrymen.

United States Marines with Female Engagement Teams attached to the 3-1 Marines, Lance Corp Darlene Diaz, 20, from Belvedere, IL, washes up in the morning at the makeshift sinks at Cop Sher, in Helmand, Afghanistan, May 2, 2010. The female marines are attached to infantry batallians and are operating in teams throughout Helmand, and living on remote bases with Marine infantrymen.