Photo Credit: Sgt. Lindsey Bradford, United States Forces-Iraq Public Affairs Office
(seated, left to right) Sgt. Bill Congleton, Sgt. 1st Class Joshua Olson, Sgt. 1st Class Mike Schlitz, 1st Lt. Jim Kirchner and Capt. Sam Brown are appluaded during United States Forces-Iraq command merger ceremony Jan. 1 at Camp Victory's Al Faw Palace. The warriors were recognized in front of Gen. David Petraeus, commanding general of the U.S. Central Command, and Gen. Raymond Odierno, commanding general of USF-I, for the sacrifices they have made for their country.