Silila Patane took time to pose for a picture while visiting his family here earlier this month. From left Staff Sgt. Justin Fa'afiti, Silila Patane, Sgt. 1st Class Clarke Lam and Patane's son Staff Sgt. Eteru Patane. The Soldiers are assigned to 3rd Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division. Silila Patane is an Army retiree who served in the 100th Battalion, 442nd Infantry in American Samoa. The attire two of the men wore was the traditional lava-lava.