• CAMP TAJI, Iraq - Perry, Iowa, native Pfc. Corey Smith, a personal security detachment driver assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 1st "Dragon" Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, paints a mural in the "Dragon" Tactical Operations Center on Camp Taji, Sept. 5. "It's the least I could do to put our mark here," said Smith.

    CAMP TAJI, Iraq - Perry, Iowa, native Pfc...

    CAMP TAJI, Iraq - Perry, Iowa, native Pfc. Corey Smith, a personal security detachment driver assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 1st "Dragon" Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division...

  • CAMP TAJI, Iraq - "I figured I'd design a mural because this wall was blank and I wanted to paint something that represented my unit," explained Perry, Iowa native, Pfc. Corey Smith, a personal security detachment driver assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 1st "Dragon" Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, while he added some shading to the mural at the "Dragon" Tactical Operations Center on Camp Taji, Sept. 5. Smith designed the mural to include the 1st Cavalry Division patch, artillery crossed cannons, an Apache helicopter, an M109A6 howitzer, an eagle, and Soldiers on a dismounted patrol.

    CAMP TAJI, Iraq - "I figured I'd design a mural...

    CAMP TAJI, Iraq - "I figured I'd design a mural because this wall was blank and I wanted to paint something that represented my unit," explained Perry, Iowa native, Pfc. Corey Smith, a personal security detachment driver assigned to Headquarters and...

  • CAMP TAJI, Iraq - Perry, Iowa, native, Pfc. Corey Smith a personal security detachment driver assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 1st "Dragon" Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, spent over a week of his free time painting a mural in the "Dragon" Tactical Operations Center on Camp Taji, Sept. 5.  "It's a great feeling of accomplishment to see this all come together," said Smith.

    CAMP TAJI, Iraq - Perry, Iowa, native, Pfc...

    CAMP TAJI, Iraq - Perry, Iowa, native, Pfc. Corey Smith a personal security detachment driver assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 1st "Dragon" Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, spent...

  • CAMP TAJI, Iraq - "I've always loved art," said Perry, Iowa, native Pfc. Corey Smith, a personal security detachment driver assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 1st "Dragon" Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, as he added his personal touch to a blank wall in the "Dragon" Tactical Operations Center on Camp Taji, Sept. 5.

    CAMP TAJI, Iraq - "I've always loved art," said...

    CAMP TAJI, Iraq - "I've always loved art," said Perry, Iowa, native Pfc. Corey Smith, a personal security detachment driver assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 1st "Dragon" Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat...

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