• Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. watches training from an observation deck over looking the medical trauma training lane in the town of Medina Wasl at the National Training Center and Fort Irwin.

    Gen Casey visits NTC

    Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. watches training from an observation deck over looking the medical trauma training lane in the town of Medina Wasl at the National Training Center and Fort Irwin.

  • Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. speaks with Capt. Scott Massman, 1st Squadron, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment.  Capt. Massman, who is wearing a traditional Palestinian style Keffiyeh headdress, is the officer in charge of the town of Medina Wasl at the NTC. The Soldiers of the 11th ACR act as role players during NTC training sessions and form the "insurgency" that units preparing for deployment must face.

    Gen Casey visits NTC

    Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. speaks with Capt. Scott Massman, 1st Squadron, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment. Capt. Massman, who is wearing a traditional Palestinian style Keffiyeh headdress, is the officer in charge of the town of Medina...

  • Street vendors offer their wares to Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. as he is briefed by Brig. Gen. Dana J.H. Pittard, commanding general of the National Training Center and Fort Irwin during Gen. Casey's tour of the town of Medina Wasl at the NTC. Over 1500 role players inhabit the villages at the NTC during training sessions or "rotations."

    Gen Casey visits NTC

    Street vendors offer their wares to Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. as he is briefed by Brig. Gen. Dana J.H. Pittard, commanding general of the National Training Center and Fort Irwin during Gen. Casey's tour of the town of Medina Wasl at...

  • Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. walks past role players in the town of Medina Wasl at the National Training Center and Fort Irwin. Medina Wasl is one of fifteen villages constructed at the NTC to replicate conditions Soldier will encounter during deployments in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom or Operation Enduring Freedom.

    Gen Casey visits NTC

    Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. walks past role players in the town of Medina Wasl at the National Training Center and Fort Irwin. Medina Wasl is one of fifteen villages constructed at the NTC to replicate conditions Soldier will encounter...

  • Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. is briefed by Brig. Gen. Dana J.H. Pittard, commanding general of the National Training Center and Fort Irwin during Gen. Casey's tour of the town of Medina Wasl, one of 15 villages spread across the vast training center.

    General Casey visits NTC

    Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. is briefed by Brig. Gen. Dana J.H. Pittard, commanding general of the National Training Center and Fort Irwin during Gen. Casey's tour of the town of Medina Wasl, one of 15 villages spread across the vast...

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