Alaska paratroopers transfer Afghanistan mission
Photo Credit: Sgt. Kimberly Turnbull
U.S. Army Col. Morris Goins (left), commander of the 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division, Task Force Spartan, and Command Sgt. Maj. Terry Gardner, the Spartan Brigade's senior enlisted advisor, case the colors at Forward Operating Base Salerno, Oct. 6. The Spartan Brigade, based out of Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, officially relinquished responsibility and operations of Forward Operating Base Salerno, and the Khowst and Paktya Provinces, to the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air-Assault), Task Force Rakkasan, stationed at Fort Campbell, Ky.
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