Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Christopher Carney, 367th Mobile Public Affairs Detatchment, USD-S PAO
Col. James Rainey, commander of the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, pins the Combat Infantryman Badge on Spc. Patrick Dettmer, currently attached to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 68th Armor Regiment, 3rd BCT, 4th Inf Div. Dettmer and Pfc. Chad Sippy, Company B, 1st Bn., 68th Armor Regt., during a ceremony held on Contingency Operating Base Basra June 27. The 1st Infantry Division human resources section processes every award in United States Division-South. "We ensure that each and every Soldier and civilian receives the appropriate award recognition prior to them redeploying back to the States," said Staff Sgt. Rosetina Fitts, 1st Inf. Div. human resources noncommissioned officer in charge.