One thing you do not want to hear first thing in the morning is the sound of mortars landing nearby. However, that is what exactly what happened to these U.S. Marines.
A surprise ambush by the Taliban took these Marines off guard, but it did not take them long to return fire. Half dressed, these Marines started laying down some heavy rounds on the enemy as they were attacking from caves in the distance.
Check out the intense combat action below:
-Can never catch the Marines fully off guard.