• FORT CARSON, Colo. " Soldiers of Company C, 2nd Special Troops Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, conduct a route reconnaissance during squad level training near Fort Carson's Camp Red Devil, Jan. 30, 2013. Comanche Soldiers conducted day and night operations, with most Soldiers only sleeping 12 hours over a 72-hour period.

    Patrol

    FORT CARSON, Colo. " Soldiers of Company C, 2nd Special Troops Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, conduct a route reconnaissance during squad level training near Fort Carson's Camp Red Devil, Jan. 30, 2013. Comanche Soldiers...

  • FORT CARSON, Colo. " Sergeant Todd White, horizontal construction engineer, Company C, 2nd Special Troops Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, takes notes during an operations order brief near Fort Carson's Camp Red Devil, Jan. 30, 2013. White and Soldiers of his squad conducted obstacle reconnaissance training, which requires Soldiers to survey possible obstacles that could impede the unit's movement.

    Notes

    FORT CARSON, Colo. " Sergeant Todd White, horizontal construction engineer, Company C, 2nd Special Troops Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, takes notes during an operations order brief near Fort Carson's Camp Red Devil, Jan...

  • FORT CARSON, Colo. " Private First Class Samson Allotey, combat engineer, Company C, 2nd Special Troops Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, uses a grapple to conduct manual breaching techniques near Fort Carson's Camp Red Devil, Jan. 30, 2013. The grapple is used to remove such obstacles as concertina wire and debris during manual breaching operations.

    Grapple

    FORT CARSON, Colo. " Private First Class Samson Allotey, combat engineer, Company C, 2nd Special Troops Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, uses a grapple to conduct manual breaching techniques near Fort Carson's Camp Red Devil...

  • FORT CARSON, Colo. " Private First Class Samson Allotey, combat engineer, Company C, 2nd Special Troops Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, pulls the slack of his grappling hook during manual breaching operations. Manual breaching is one of many ways engineers are trained to remove obstacles so units can move freely throughout the battlefield.

    C-wire

    FORT CARSON, Colo. " Private First Class Samson Allotey, combat engineer, Company C, 2nd Special Troops Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, pulls the slack of his grappling hook during manual breaching operations. Manual...

  • FORT CARSON, Colo. " Specialist Richard Rooney, combat engineer, Company C, 2nd Special Troops Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division prepares a simulated charge of C-4 explosive in order to clear mine field near Fort Carson's Camp Red Devil, Jan. 30, 2013. Soldiers of Comanche Company conducted training in multiple areas to include obstacle reconnaissance, urban breaching techniques and route reconnaissance.

    Charge

    FORT CARSON, Colo. " Specialist Richard Rooney, combat engineer, Company C, 2nd Special Troops Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division prepares a simulated charge of C-4 explosive in order to clear mine field near Fort Carson's Camp...

Soldiers of Company C, 2nd Special Troops Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, conduct squad level training near Fort Carson's Camp Red Devil, Jan. 30, 2013.

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