'Dagger University' prepares Soldiers for missions to Africa
Photo Credit: U.S. Army Africa photo by by Mollie Miller
Capt. Ritchie Rhodes, 1st Battalion, 7th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team "Dagger," 1st Infantry Division, works with an African role player during the field training portion of Dagger University, May 10, 2013, at Fort Riley, Kan. Dagger University is a week-long course designed to prepare teams from 2nd ABCT deploying to Africa for training and assistance 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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