• The command team of 2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment, march through a 'rock drop' June 25 outside Warrior Base, South Korea. The Battalion was conducting its bi-annual 'Manchu Mile', a 25-mile tactical roadmarch with full combat

    Through the 'Rock-Drop'

    The command team of 2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment, march through a 'rock drop' June 25 outside Warrior Base, South Korea. The Battalion was conducting its bi-annual 'Manchu Mile', a 25-mile tactical roadmarch with full combat

  • Lt. Col. Milford Beagle, commander of the 2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment, is accompanied by members of his staff and the 1st Heavy Brigade Combat Team Commander, Col. Thomas C. Graves, as they re-enter Warrior Base after a 25-mile tactical roadmarch.

    It's just a mile - a 'Manchu Mile'

    Lt. Col. Milford Beagle, commander of the 2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment, is accompanied by members of his staff and the 1st Heavy Brigade Combat Team Commander, Col. Thomas C. Graves, as they re-enter Warrior Base after a 25-mile tactical...

  • 2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment conducted the 'Manchu Mile', a 25-mile tactical roadmarch with full combat gear and weapon, approximately 5 kilometers south of the DMZ, June 24-25 at Warrior Base, South Korea.

    Marching the Mile

    2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment conducted the 'Manchu Mile', a 25-mile tactical roadmarch with full combat gear and weapon, approximately 5 kilometers south of the DMZ, June 24-25 at Warrior Base, South Korea.

  • Command Sergeant Major Raul Huerta of 2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment, addresses the more than 600 Soldiers and invited guests the evening of June 24th prior to conducting the Manchu Mile.

    CSM addresses the Troops

    Command Sergeant Major Raul Huerta of 2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment, addresses the more than 600 Soldiers and invited guests the evening of June 24th prior to conducting the Manchu Mile.

  • Staff Sgt. Jeffrey Slate, (left) a motor transport operator for Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 302nd Brigade Support Battalion and Sgt. John Hamilton, a information system analyst also from HHC, 302nd BSB, take a break at a rest stop during the 25-mile road march known as the 'Manchu Mile' Jun. 24 to Jun. 25 at Warrior Base, Korea.

    Taking a Break

    Staff Sgt. Jeffrey Slate, (left) a motor transport operator for Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 302nd Brigade Support Battalion and Sgt. John Hamilton, a information system analyst also from HHC, 302nd BSB, take a break at a rest stop during the...

  • After passing the 20-mile marker, members of 2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment and invited guests from the KATUSA Veterans Association, finish off the last 5 miles of the 'Manchu Mile' in the early hours of June 25th.

    5-to-go

    After passing the 20-mile marker, members of 2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment and invited guests from the KATUSA Veterans Association, finish off the last 5 miles of the 'Manchu Mile' in the early hours of June 25th.

  • Pfc. Alan Lanning, (left) a forward observer for Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 72nd Armored Regiment and Spc. Eric Dieter, also a forward observer for HHC, 1-72 AR change socks at a rest area during the 25 mile road march known as the 'Manchu Mile' Jun. 24 to Jun. 25 at Warrior Base, Korea.

    Remember to change your socks

    Pfc. Alan Lanning, (left) a forward observer for Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 72nd Armored Regiment and Spc. Eric Dieter, also a forward observer for HHC, 1-72 AR change socks at a rest area during the 25 mile road march known...

  • Able Company, 2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment, finishes the 25-mile tactical roadmarch known as the 'Manchu Mile'.

    Finished

    Able Company, 2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment, finishes the 25-mile tactical roadmarch known as the 'Manchu Mile'.

  • 2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment conducted the 'Manchu Mile', a 25-mile tactical roadmarch with full combat gear and weapon, approximately 5 kilometers south of the DMZ, June 24-25 outside Warrior Base, South Korea. Members shouted the Battalion motto - Keep Up the Fire! - for motivation during the march.

    Keep up the Fire!

    2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment conducted the 'Manchu Mile', a 25-mile tactical roadmarch with full combat gear and weapon, approximately 5 kilometers south of the DMZ, June 24-25 outside Warrior Base, South Korea. Members shouted the Battalion...

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