Pvt. Brando Reese, a tanker assigned to Company D, 1st Battalion, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, performs preventive maintenance checks and services on an M1A2 System Enhancement Package Tank at the Fort Hood rail head Feb. 19. A native of Roanoke, Va., and a recent basic training graduate, Reese said he is going to work hard to learn everything he can about being a tanker. 1st Bn., 9th Cav. Reg., formerly a reconnaissance, surveillance and target acquisition squadron, recently became a combined arms battalion and received tanks from the 4th Infantry Division based in Fort Carson, Colo.
(U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Angel Turner, 1st Cav. Div. PAO (Released)