One story follows a MEDEVAC crew landing in a minefield to retrieve causalities; the other centers on a friendship forged in combat.
Through both personal footage recorded on the frontlines and interviews with those who were there, this is an upclose view of the lives of US soldiers fighting in Afghanistan.
Fri, 31 Aug 5.30pm
An Infantry squad fights for their lives in the deadly Charkh Valley as they attempt to push the Taliban out of the area.
Sat, 08 Sep 11.30pm
Young, untested Airborne Paratroopers follow their combat proven leaders as they storm the Talibans "Playground" and take the fight to the enemy.
Sat, 29 Sep 11.30pm
A fearless combat medic fights to win the loyalty of his Infantry Platoon, but ends up needing their medical care in order to survive.
Never miss a Nat Geo moment
Join our curious community and you'll have access to some great features!
Personalised content reflecting your interests on the site
Watch exclusive videos before anyone else
Favourite content that you like or want to check out later
Free SMS and Email reminders so you never miss a show
Get notified when content that interests you is published
Share your photos on Snap! that could appear on TV
Share your thoughts and opinions on various matters
Receive a monthly newsletter with loads of great content