• 1st Sgt. Maria Levitre, San German, Puerto Rico, native and senior noncommissioned officer of Headquarters and Headquarters "Hammer" Company, 1st "Ironhorse" Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, checks the seal on her protective gas mask during chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear training, Jan. 10, at Fort Hood, Texas. Hammer conducted CBRN training to refresh Soldiers on the proper use and donning of joint service lightweight integrated suit technology protective gear in preparation for Ironhorse's upcoming rotation to the National Training Center. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Paige Pendleton, 1st BCT PAO, 1st Cav. Div.)

    Hammer suits up for CBRN training

    1st Sgt. Maria Levitre, San German, Puerto Rico, native and senior noncommissioned officer of Headquarters and Headquarters "Hammer" Company, 1st "Ironhorse" Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, checks the seal on her protective gas mask during...

  • 1st Sgt. Maria Levitre (right), San German, Puerto Rico, native and senior noncommissioned officer of Headquarters and Headquarters "Hammer" Company, 1st "Ironhorse" Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, supervises Hammer Soldiers as they don chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear protective gear during a five-minute drill conducted as a part of Hammer's CBRN refresher training, Jan. 10, at Fort Hood, Texas. Soldiers were instructed to don their own gear before assisting others, much like commercial aircraft emergencies which necessitate the use of oxygen masks. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Paige Pendleton, 1st BCT PAO, 1st Cav. Div.)

    Hammer suits up for CBRN training

    1st Sgt. Maria Levitre (right), San German, Puerto Rico, native and senior noncommissioned officer of Headquarters and Headquarters "Hammer" Company, 1st "Ironhorse" Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, supervises Hammer Soldiers as they don...

  • Capt. Timothy Martin (right), Midland, Mich., native and commander of Headquarters and Headquarters "Hammer" Company, 1st "Ironhorse" Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, demonstrates how to properly don chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear protective gear during CBRN training, Jan. 10, at Fort Hood, Texas. Martin said he held the training because his newer Soldiers might have been unfamiliar with their joint service lightweight integrated suit technology protective gear and it may potentially be used during Ironhorse's upcoming rotation to the National Training Center. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Paige Pendleton, 1st BCT PAO, 1st Cav. Div.)

    Hammer suits up for CBRN training

    Capt. Timothy Martin (right), Midland, Mich., native and commander of Headquarters and Headquarters "Hammer" Company, 1st "Ironhorse" Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, demonstrates how to properly don chemical, biological, radiological and...

  • Pvts. Ryan Knight (left), and Dallas Price-Holmes, both fire support specialists assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters "Hammer" Company, 1st "Ironhorse" Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, don chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear protective gear during a five-minute drill conducted as a part of Hammer's CBRN refresher training, Jan. 10, at Fort Hood, Texas. Exposure to a CBRN environment for longer than five minutes greatly increases to potentially deadly levels. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Paige Pendleton, 1st BCT PAO, 1st Cav. Div.)

    Hammer suits up for CBRN training

    Pvts. Ryan Knight (left), and Dallas Price-Holmes, both fire support specialists assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters "Hammer" Company, 1st "Ironhorse" Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, don chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear...

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