• A UH-60 Blackhawk Helicopter takes off outside a mock training city at Ft. Irwin, Calif. Oct. 13. The Blackhawk was used to transport Soldiers from 2nd "Lancers" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division's White Platoon to a fictitious Iraqi city where they conducted cordon and search operations.

    A UH-60 Blackhawk Helicopter takes off outside...

    A UH-60 Blackhawk Helicopter takes off outside a mock training city at Ft. Irwin, Calif. Oct. 13. The Blackhawk was used to transport Soldiers from 2nd "Lancers" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division's White...

  • Members of Delta Company, 2nd "Lancers" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, prepare to evacuate by way of a UH-60 Blackhawk after conducting cordon and search operations inside the training "city" of Medina Jabal Oct 13.  The "Ironhorse" troopers are taking part in a month-long rotation to the National Training Center at Ft. Irwin, Calif. prior to their next deployment.

    Members of Delta Company, 2nd "Lancers"...

    Members of Delta Company, 2nd "Lancers" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, prepare to evacuate by way of a UH-60 Blackhawk after conducting cordon and search operations inside the training "city" of Medina...

  • Philadelphia, Pa. native Spc. Joseph Ryan Dunbar, a tanker with Delta Company, 2nd "Lancers" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, runs to take cover behind a humvee on the streets of Medina Jabal, as his platoon sergeant, Rome City In. native, Staff Sgt. Gambit Letsero Olvera, lays down suppressive fire while concealed behind a wall.  The "battle" was part of a training exercise held at Ft. Irwin, Calif. prior to the brigade's next deployment.

    Philadelphia, Pa. native Spc. Joseph Ryan...

    Philadelphia, Pa. native Spc. Joseph Ryan Dunbar, a tanker with Delta Company, 2nd "Lancers" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, runs to take cover behind a humvee on the streets of Medina Jabal, as his...

  • Soldiers from Delta Company 2nd "Lancers" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division pull security at the entrance of the building they used to secure their high value "individual" Oct. 13 at the National Training Center, Calif.

    Soldiers from Delta Company 2nd "Lancers"...

    Soldiers from Delta Company 2nd "Lancers" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division pull security at the entrance of the building they used to secure their high value "individual" Oct. 13 at the National Training...

  • An "insurgent" ,held up within the simulated "city" of Medina Jabal, runs for cover on a rooftop as elements of Delta Company, 2nd "Lancers" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division enter the city Oct. 13.  The training is part of Ironhorse Brigade's training rotation to Ft. Irwin, Calif. prior to their next deployment.

    An "insurgent" ,held up within the simulated...

    An "insurgent" ,held up within the simulated "city" of Medina Jabal, runs for cover on a rooftop as elements of Delta Company, 2nd "Lancers" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division enter the city Oct. 13. The...

  • White Platoon Soldiers from 2nd "Lancers" Battalion 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, come face-to-face with the high valued "target" they were to bring in for questioning during a training exercise at Ft. Irwin, Calif. Oct. 13.

    White Platoon Soldiers from 2nd "Lancers"...

    White Platoon Soldiers from 2nd "Lancers" Battalion 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, come face-to-face with the high valued "target" they were to bring in for questioning during a training exercise at Ft. Irwin...

  • White Platoon Soldiers from 2nd "Lancers" Battalion 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, stack on a wall just outside the streets of the training site, Medina Jabal, at the National Training Center Oct. 13. These Ironhorse Soldiers were an integral part cordon and search exercises in the California desert. (

    White Platoon Soldiers from 2nd "Lancers"...

    White Platoon Soldiers from 2nd "Lancers" Battalion 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, stack on a wall just outside the streets of the training site, Medina Jabal, at the National Training Center Oct. 13. These...

  • Soldiers from Delta Company 2nd “Lancers” Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division’s White Platoon move on the simulated Iraqi “city” of Medina Jabal for a cordon and search operation during an exercise at Ft. Irwin, Calif. Oct. 13. Their mission is to acquire a ‘high value individual’ known for attacks against U.S. forces. 

    Soldiers from Delta Company 2nd “Lancers”...

    Soldiers from Delta Company 2nd “Lancers” Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division’s White Platoon move on the simulated Iraqi “city” of Medina Jabal for a cordon and search operation during an exercise...

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