Staff Sgt. David Gilbert (left), squad leader, 1st Sgt. Louis Smith (second from right), mission commander, and 1st Sgt. Paul Yarnell (right), first sergeant, all with the 3rd Squadron, 124th Cavalry Regiment, Texas National Guard, assigned to the Combined Joint Task Force -- Horn of Africa, pose with Comorian Army Adjudant Youssouf Mohamed Boina, operations NCO for the Comorian Army of National Development at the completion of a five-day noncommissioned officer development seminar at the National School of Army and Gendarmerie, held June 12-16, 2012. Noncommissioned officers from the U.S. and Comorian armies partnered together to share best practices of basic NCO skills.