'Dagger University' prepares Soldiers for missions to Africa
Photo Credit: Capt. Erjok A. A. Erjok, center, chemical officer with 2nd Dagger Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, and a native of South Sudan, speaks with noncommissioned officers with 1st Battalion, 7th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd ABCT during a practical exercise, par
Capt. Erjok A. A. Erjok (center), chemical officer with 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team "Dagger," 1st Infantry Division, and a native of South Sudan, speaks with noncommissioned officers with 1st Battalion, 7th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd ABCT, during a practical exercise, part of "Dagger University," a week-long course designed to prepare teams from 2nd ABCT deploying to Africa for training missions by educating them on basic language and cultural issues. The brigade, aligned with U.S. Africa Command, is the first brigade combat team to be tasked with the regional alignment mission.
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