• BAGHDAD - Capt. Joe Bobbitt, a supply officer in Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 1st Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, watches a contractor work on a foundation, May 31, for a new containerized housing unit at Combat Outpost Cashe South. COP Cashe South will receive about 140 additional Soldiers, including an artillery battery from Joint Security Station Four Corners. "We are expanding to make room because with the Security Agreement, we have to push everybody out of the city. So we're trying to make room out here just outside the city," said Bobbitt, of Waco, Texas. Bobbitt is overseeing the work to bring 33 more housing units, three shower trailers and an additional laundry facility here.

    BAGHDAD - Capt. Joe Bobbitt, a supply officer...

    BAGHDAD - Capt. Joe Bobbitt, a supply officer in Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 1st Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, watches a contractor work on a foundation, May 31, for a new...

  • BAGHDAD - A front-end loader dumps a load of rocks into the foundation of an underground water storage tank on Combat Outpost Cashe South, May 31. The new water storage tank will help supply water for three new shower trailers and a new laundry facility for the expected influx of 140 more Soldiers at COP Cashe South.

    BAGHDAD - A front-end loader dumps a load of...

    BAGHDAD - A front-end loader dumps a load of rocks into the foundation of an underground water storage tank on Combat Outpost Cashe South, May 31. The new water storage tank will help supply water for three new shower trailers and a new laundry...

  • BAGHDAD – Spc. Phillip Papciak, of Detroit, a mechanic assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 1st Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, works on the floor of a new barber shop under construction at Combat Outpost Cashe South, May 31. The barber shop is one of several new amenities for an additional 140 Soldiers which will be stationed at COP Cashe. A new, larger Morale, Welfare and Recreation center and an expanded dining facility are also under construction.

    BAGHDAD – Spc. Phillip Papciak, of Detroit, a...

    BAGHDAD – Spc. Phillip Papciak, of Detroit, a mechanic assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 1st Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, works on the floor of a new barber shop under...

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