Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler (center) speaks with Staff Sgt. Anthony Carter (right) and Sgt. Michael Wicks, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, during Chandler's visit to the Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk, La., Feb. 21, 2013. The 3-1 IBCT is conducting a rotation in preparation for its deployment to Afghanistan later this year.