November 30, 2006
By Sgt. 1st Class Michael Guillory
Soldiers from Company A, 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment at Forward Operating Base McHenry, prepare for a cordon and search mission in Hawijah, Iraq, to located IED-making factories.
Once in Hawijah, the Soldiers are joined by Iraqi troops from 1st Battalion, 2nd Brigade, 4th Iraqi Army Division. The Iraqi soldiers kick in a door to a building suspected of being an IED manufacturing plant.
The Soldiers clear each room and then the roof.