Camp Victory paratroopers celebrate airborne history, XVIII Airborne Corps' birthday
Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Jeremy D. Crisp
Sgt. Jay Goldsborough, a member of the 82nd Airborne Division's All-American Chorus, addresses a crowd of servicemembers gathered to celebrate the first official parachute jump, which took place Aug. 16, 1940, and the XVIII Airborne Corps' 64th birthday, at a ceremony Aug. 22 at the Al Faw Palace, Camp Victory, Baghdad.
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