CAMP ATTERBURY, Ind. - Spc. Norma Torres, battle staff noncommissioned officer, and 1st Lt. Sonia Villarreal, battle captain, both U.S. Army North, make final preparations July 25 for the kickoff of Vibrant Response 13, a major field training exercise conducted by U.S. Northern Command and led by U.S. Army North. The catastrophic incident exercise, based on a notional detonation of a 10-kiloton nuclear device in a major Midwestern city, will test more than 9,000 service members and civilians in 11 training locations and airfields spread across 5,000 square miles in southern Indiana and northern Kentucky.
(U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Keith Anderson, Army North PAO)