Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Christina Bhatti, Garuda Shield Public Affairs
Spc. Jackson Aldridge, a native of Provo, Utah and language specialist assigned to 141st Military Intelligence Battalion, Utah National Guard helps two engineers from the Tentara Nasional Indonesia-Ankatan Darat, or Indonesian Army, grout tile at the Baby Care Clinic, approximately 20 minutes outside Bandung, Indonesia June 22. This project is one of three Humanitarian and Civic Assistance projects part of Exercise Garuda Shield 09. The two-week exercise brings together Soldiers and Marines from nine Nations to train on the UN mandated ground-level tasks. GS09 is the latest in a continuing series of exercises designed to promote regional peace and security. Training will focus on peace Support Operations and Global Peace Operation Initiative Certification, a Command Post Exercise, a Field Training exercise and Humanitarian and Civic Assistance Projects.