U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter serves U.S. troops Thanksgiving lunch on Forward Operating Base Gamberi, Afghanistan, Nov. 28, 2013 (Dept. of Defense)
GAMBERI, Afghanistan (WUSA9) -- Check out this photo from the U.S. Department of Defense, which shows U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter serving U.S. troops Thanksgiving lunch on Forward Operating Base Gamberi on Nov. 28, 2013.
Defense officials say Carter thanked the troops for their service, saying he knew they would rather be with their families for Thanksgiving, but they were doing a great service and sacrifice for their country by serving.
The troops in the photo are assigned to the 10th Mountain Division's 4th Brigade Combat Team.