Military Wiki
FOB Delaram
Delaram, Afghanistan
Forward Operating Base Delaram sign 01.jpg
Sign at the chow hall
Type Forward Operating Base
Coordinates Latitude:
Controlled by United States Marine Corps

Soviet era tower at FOB Delaram

Forward Operating Base Delaram in Afghanistan is a military expeditionary base built by the United States Marine Corps. It is located on the Ring Road in Delaram.


The FOB was originally a Soviet military compound. The Marines then named FOB Kerella, named after the first Marine stationed at this FOB to die in OEF, Cpl Jason Karella of 2nd Battalion 7th Marines. Later, it was renamed FOB Delaram.

Occupying Units[]

See also[]


  1. "48th Brigade Escorts ANA", Digital Video & Imagery System website, 25 February 2010. Retrieved on 21 March

External links[]

This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from Wikipedia (view authors).