A 144 page compilation of photos and stories that chronicle the New Hampshire National Guard contribution to the Operation Iraqi Freedom. The coverage includes photos and stories of the Guard while in Iraq in 2005 as well as their departures, returns and casualities. Additional coverage of troop support rallies and the funerals of several members of the armed services from New Hampshire from 2003 through 2007. The work was origianelly presented over the course of 4 years in the pages of the New Hampshire Union Leader and Sunday News by senior photographer Bob LaPree.
I have worked as a photojournalist in New Hampshire for 38 years. Am now the senior photographer at the New Hampshire Union Leader/Sunday News the statewide newspaper published out of Manchester, NH.