Casual Chat
Photo Credit: Sgt. First Class John Gonzalez
FORT BRAGG, NC - Lt. Col. James K. Shearer, a Soldier with the U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne) talks to a Pineland role player to gather information as Navy Lieutenant Stuart Grazier (left) takes notes. Both servicemen are completing the last phase of the Civil Affairs Qualification Course - Mobilized here on Dec 13. The course is put on by the command's 1st Training Brigade. Shearer and Grazier, along with forty-three other classmates, including two U.S. Marines and two other Navy officers, are nearly finished after completing nine-weeks of intense classroom and field instruction. The final exam for these new Civil Affairs officers is a four-day operation through the fictional country of Pineland.
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