Female diver leaves her mark in history
Photo Credit: Sgt. Micah VanDyke, Third ArmyARCENT Public Affairs
Pfc. Brendan Milham, a diver with the 74th Engineer Dive Detachment, who is deployed from Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., tends to 1st. Lt. Christie Plackis, the fourth female diver in the history of the Army, who serves as the executive officer for the 74th EDD, after she completed underwater chainsaw training, March 6, 2013, at the Sea Point of Debarkation/Embarkation, Shuaiba Port, Kuwait. Every diver uses a fellow diver, tender, to exit the water safely while wearing gear in excess of 100 lbs.
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