• Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler (right) speaks with Soldiers serving as role players at the Joint Readiness Training Center, Fort Polk, La., Feb. 21, 2013. The Soldiers are assigned to the 1st Battalion, 509th Infantry Regiment.

    SMA Chandler, wife visit Fort Polk

    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler (right) speaks with Soldiers serving as role players at the Joint Readiness Training Center, Fort Polk, La., Feb. 21, 2013. The Soldiers are assigned to the 1st Battalion, 509th Infantry Regiment.

  • Jeanne Chandler, wife of Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler, reads a book to 2nd Graders in Jennifer Kennison's class at South Polk Elementary School at Fort Polk, La., Feb. 21, 2013. She read the book, "Alexander, Who Used to be Rich Last Sunday," by Judith Viorst, and encouraged the students to pursue college someday. Jeanne traveled with Chandler during his visit of the installation.

    SMA Chandler, wife visit Fort Polk

    Jeanne Chandler, wife of Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler, reads a book to 2nd Graders in Jennifer Kennison's class at South Polk Elementary School at Fort Polk, La., Feb. 21, 2013. She read the book, "Alexander, Who Used to be Rich Last Sunday,"...

  • Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler (center) speaks with Staff Sgt. Anthony Carter (right) and Sgt. Michael Wicks, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, during Chandler's visit to the Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk, La., Feb. 21, 2013. The 3-1 IBCT is conducting a rotation in preparation for its deployment to Afghanistan later this year.

    SMA Chandler, wife visit Fort Polk

    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler (center) speaks with Staff Sgt. Anthony Carter (right) and Sgt. Michael Wicks, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, during Chandler's visit to the Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk, La...

  • Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler (center) greets Command Sgt. Maj. John Morales (left), the senior enlisted adviser to the commander of the 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, during a visit to the Joint Readiness Training Center at Fort Polk, La., Feb. 21, 2013. Command Sgt. Maj. Billie Jo Boersma (right), the senior enlisted adviser to the commander of the 3rd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, looks on.

    SMA Chandler, wife visit Fort Polk

    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler (center) greets Command Sgt. Maj. John Morales (left), the senior enlisted adviser to the commander of the 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, during a visit to the Joint Readiness Training Center at Fort Polk...

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