US Sergeant Ken Kozakiewicz sobs as he learns that the bodybag at his feet contains his buddy. 20 y/o Andy Alaniz was killed by friendly-fire on one of the last days of the Gulf War. Feb. 27, 1991

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A bit of googling and I found this article has an interview with the guy in the picture and a bit of background:

http://www.buffalonews.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?aid=/20120627/cityandregion/120629981/1079

tl’dr – they were in Bradley IFVs advancing onto an airbase after artillery had hit it, and a different unit of Abrams mistook them for Iraqi and opened fire. 3 vehicles were hit, 2 dead, 8 wounded including 2 legs and an eye. The guy from the picture is now classified as 90% disabled due to back problems and an overwhelming fear of open places.

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