Photo Credit: Scott Flenner, 225th Eng. Bde., MND-B
BAGHDAD - Alexandria, La., native Sgt. Mark Jackson, a member of the 225th Engineer Brigade instructs an 11th Iraqi Army Engineer Regiment Soldier how to properly apply an improvised tourniquet on a leg wound, May 13. The application of a tourniquet has become one of the first steps used on a severe extremity wound to stop the bleeding until the wounded Soldier can be evacuated to a medical facility.