Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Jon Cupp, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs
Hearne, Texas native, Chief Warrant Officer 2 Levar Wilson, a brigade intelligence officer for the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, checks out the Vcommunicator, a translation device, during a demonstration of the capability July 22 at Fort Hood, Texas. The iPod-based V-Communicator has been designed to help Soldiers communicate with locals in Iraq and Afghanistan and gives the Soldiers access to more than 400 phrases in five different languages to include Pashto, Iraqi Arabic and Modern Standard Arabic.