• Staff Sgt. Wes Cox, assigned to the 86th Engineer Dive Team, embraces his wife, Katie, prior to a departure ceremony held Monday at Anderson Field House. The dive team is taking part in a year-long deployment to Kuwait Naval Base in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.

    86th Engineer Dive Team departs in support of OIF

    Staff Sgt. Wes Cox, assigned to the 86th Engineer Dive Team, embraces his wife, Katie, prior to a departure ceremony held Monday at Anderson Field House. The dive team is taking part in a year-long deployment to Kuwait Naval Base in support of...

  • Sgt. Benjamin Duck hugs his daughter, Jordan, tightly to his chest Monday afternoon outside of Anderson Field House. Duck and other 86th Engineer Dive Team Soldiers are on their way to Kuwait Naval Base for one year.

    86th Engineer Dive Team departs in support of OIF

    Sgt. Benjamin Duck hugs his daughter, Jordan, tightly to his chest Monday afternoon outside of Anderson Field House. Duck and other 86th Engineer Dive Team Soldiers are on their way to Kuwait Naval Base for one year.

  • Members of the 86th Engineer Dive Team, 6th Transportation Battalion, march toward the exit of Anderson Field House after their departure ceremony with family, friends and fellow Soldiers bidding them a safe year-long deployment to Kuwait Naval Base in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.

    86th Engineer Dive Team departs in support of OIF

    Members of the 86th Engineer Dive Team, 6th Transportation Battalion, march toward the exit of Anderson Field House after their departure ceremony with family, friends and fellow Soldiers bidding them a safe year-long deployment to Kuwait Naval Base in...

  • Soldiers of the 86th Engineer Dive Team present arms during the national anthem at Monday's departure ceremony. Commanding the group of about 20 Soldiers is 1st Lt. Joseph Lunn (far left).  During their tour in Kuwait, the team will provide engineer diving support to the Central Command area of responsibility. Operations will include harbor clearance, force protection dives, dam inspections and repairs, ships husbandry and hydrographic engineer reconnaissance.

    86th Engineer Dive Team departs in support of OIF

    Soldiers of the 86th Engineer Dive Team present arms during the national anthem at Monday's departure ceremony. Commanding the group of about 20 Soldiers is 1st Lt. Joseph Lunn (far left). During their tour in Kuwait, the team will provide engineer...

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