If you are anything like me you hear all of these places and such from the war in Afghanistan and maybe only have a vague idea of where they are located.
Our oldest son is there now and our middle son has just returned.
Mason is at Camp Gormach in the northeast corner of the country. The following link will take you to a news story featuring this location.
his base is located close by where Turkministan and Uzbekistan meet the Afghan border. Somewhere within the black circle.
Conditions are pretty rough according to the news article. But Mason's a tough dude. He says he's bored right now. Bored is good...