Photo Credit: (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Brent Williams, USD-N PAO)
CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE SPEICHER, Iraq - U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey, Jr., presents a coin to Spc. James Curtis, information technology specialist assigned to Company C, Division Special Troops Battalion, 4th Infantry Division, during a special coining ceremony for Soldiers serving with U.S. Division-North, deployed in support of Operation New Dawn, Dec. 24, 2010. The Army's top ranking officer visited with Soldiers of Task Force Ironhorse, serving at COB Speicher, Christmas Eve, to thank the men and women in uniform for their service to the nation, especially during the Holiday Season. Curtis, who hails from Pasadena, Md., said it feels good to be individually recognized amongst the hardworking Soldiers of the U.S. Division-North Communications Section, who are responsible for keeping the "Ironhorse" Division Headquarters computers mission capable.