• Sgt. Dan L. Adams of Rock Hill, S.C., and Spc. Diego R. Aguilar, from Ecuador, each serving as chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear specialists with the 82nd Airborne Division's 1st Brigade Combat Team, emplace a lit candle in a gas chamber, April 29, 2013, on Fort Bragg, N.C. The paratroopers used the candle to melt capsules of O-chlorobenzylidene-malononitirle, or CS gas, during annual gas chamber training held for White Devil soldiers.

    Logisticians unmask for training

    Sgt. Dan L. Adams of Rock Hill, S.C., and Spc. Diego R. Aguilar, from Ecuador, each serving as chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear specialists with the 82nd Airborne Division's 1st Brigade Combat Team, emplace a lit candle in a gas chamber...

  • Capt. Robyn E. Boehringer, commander of Company F, 2nd Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, lifts her field protective mask from her face, April 29, 2013, during annual gas chamber training held for her paratroopers on Fort Bragg, N.C. Boehringer entered the gas chamber with each squad of soldiers she sent through the chamber.

    Logisticians unmask for training

    Capt. Robyn E. Boehringer, commander of Company F, 2nd Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, lifts her field protective mask from her face, April 29, 2013, during annual gas chamber training held...

  • Paratroopers with the 82nd Airborne Division's 1st Brigade Combat Team, reseal their field protective masks after unmasking inside a gas chamber, April 29, 2013, on Fort Bragg, N.C. The soldiers unmasked twice inside the chamber during training to gain confidence in their equipment.

    Logisticians unmask for training

    Paratroopers with the 82nd Airborne Division's 1st Brigade Combat Team, reseal their field protective masks after unmasking inside a gas chamber, April 29, 2013, on Fort Bragg, N.C. The soldiers unmasked twice inside the chamber during training to gain...

  • A paratrooper with the 82nd Airborne Division's 1st Brigade Combat Team, pats charcoal from an M291 skin decontamination kit onto his hands after conducting gas chamber training, April 29, 2013, on Fort Bragg, N.C. The charcoal is used to decontaminate skin, weapons and personal equipment in the event of a chemical, biological, radiological or nuclear attack.

    Logisticians unmask for training

    A paratrooper with the 82nd Airborne Division's 1st Brigade Combat Team, pats charcoal from an M291 skin decontamination kit onto his hands after conducting gas chamber training, April 29, 2013, on Fort Bragg, N.C. The charcoal is used to decontaminate...

  • Sgt. Kenneth J. Hill, a paratrooper assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division's 1st Brigade Combat Team, and a native of Los Angeles, Calif., flaps his arms in the air to remove chemical particles from his uniform after exiting a gas chamber, April 29, 2013, on Fort Bragg, N.C.

    Logisticians unmask for training

    Sgt. Kenneth J. Hill, a paratrooper assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division's 1st Brigade Combat Team, and a native of Los Angeles, Calif., flaps his arms in the air to remove chemical particles from his uniform after exiting a gas chamber, April 29...

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