A rite of passage for Arctic Sappers
Photo Credit: Percy G. JonesJoint Base ElmendorfRichardson PAO
A Soldier from the 6th Engineer Battalion (Combat) (Airborne) crosses Ship Creek on a rope bridge in the Order of the Arctic Sapper competition Aug. 17, 2011, at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska. Six teams of eight to 11 Soldiers compete in mountain climbing, rappelling, river crossing and several other combat engineer events to be inducted into the Order of the Arctic Sapper.
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