• CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE SPEICHER, Iraq " Cavalry scouts from  Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Advise and Assist Brigade, U.S. Division " North, prepare to be extracted by a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter after finishing a "react to contact" exercise in the Northern Salah-a-Din province, Iraq, Aug. 12.  The exercise was the culmination of a two-week training event scouts performed in preparation for assuming duties as the "Blues" platoon.  The platoon's mission encompasses the security and recovery of downed aircraft personnel.

    CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE SPEICHER, Iraq "...

    CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE SPEICHER, Iraq " Cavalry scouts from Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Advise and Assist Brigade, U.S. Division " North, prepare to be extracted by a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter...

  • CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE SPEICHER, Iraq " A Soldier from Company A., 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Advise and Assist Brigade, U.S. Division " North, lays on the ground as a simulated casualty during a "react to contact" exercise in the Northern Salah-a-Din province, Iraq, Aug. 12. The exercise was the culmination of a two-week training event scouts performed in preparation for assuming duties as the "Blues" platoon. In addition to treating casualties, the scout teams provided security of the area. The platoon's mission encompasses the security and recovery of downed aircraft personnel.

    CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE SPEICHER, Iraq " A...

    CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE SPEICHER, Iraq " A Soldier from Company A., 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Advise and Assist Brigade, U.S. Division " North, lays on the ground as a simulated casualty during a "react to contact" exercise in the...

  • CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE SPEICHER, Iraq " Soldiers from Company A., 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Advise and Assist Brigade, U.S. Division " North, position infrared chemlights on the pavement to create a hasty landing strip for UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters before the start of a "react to contact" exercise in the Northern Salah-a-Din province, Iraq, Aug. 12.  The exercise was the culmination of a two-week training event scouts performed in preparation for assuming duties as the "Blues" platoon. The platoon's mission encompasses the security and recovery of downed aircraft personnel.

    CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE SPEICHER, Iraq "...

    CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE SPEICHER, Iraq " Soldiers from Company A., 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Advise and Assist Brigade, U.S. Division " North, position infrared chemlights on the pavement to create a hasty landing strip for UH-60...

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