Lancers train for real life casualties

By Spc. Jeffrey Ledesma, 7th Mobile Public Affairs DetachmentSeptember 11, 2008

The "Ironhorse" Brigade Combat Team's surgeon Capt. Kenneth Dekay of Austin, Texas, points to simulated wounds on Spc. William St. Andry during a mass casualty exercise at Fort Hood, Texas, Sept. 8. St. Andry was evaluated then later prepped for evacuation during the pre-deployment field training exercise coined, "Ironhorse Rampage."
1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – The "Ironhorse" Brigade Combat Team's surgeon Capt. Kenneth Dekay of Austin, Texas, points to simulated wounds on Spc. William St. Andry during a mass casualty exercise at Fort Hood, Texas, Sept. 8. St. Andry was evaluated then later prepped for evacuation during the pre-deployment field training exercise coined, "Ironhorse Rampage." (Photo Credit: Spc. Jeffrey Ledesma, 7th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment) VIEW ORIGINAL
Spc. William St. Andry assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment's  Headquarters and Headquarters Company, is loaded into a vehicle to be transported to a mock aid-station during the 1st "Ironhorse" Brigade Combat Team's two-week, pre-deployment field training exercise coined, "Ironhorse Rampage," at Fort Hood, Texas, Sept. 8.
2 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Spc. William St. Andry assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment's Headquarters and Headquarters Company, is loaded into a vehicle to be transported to a mock aid-station during the 1st "Ironhorse" Brigade Combat Team's two-week, pre-deployment field training exercise coined, "Ironhorse Rampage," at Fort Hood, Texas, Sept. 8. (Photo Credit: Spc. Jeffrey Ledesma, 7th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Frank Robbins of Eddy, Texas, and an infantryman with Company B, 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, applies a pressure bandage to a casualty role-player, Spc. William St. Andry assigned to the battalion's Headquarters and Headquarters Company during the brigade's two-week field training exercise coined, "Ironhorse Rampage," at Fort Hood, Texas, Sept. 8. Robbins and fellow 2nd Platoon Soldiers just arrived from an overnight mission and were about to sleep when their forward operating base was hit by simulated indirect-fire resulting in the simulated casualties they had to properly treat.
3 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Frank Robbins of Eddy, Texas, and an infantryman with Company B, 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, applies a pressure bandage to a casualty role-player, Spc. William St. Andry assigned to the battalion's Headquarters and Headquarters Company during the brigade's two-week field training exercise coined, "Ironhorse Rampage," at Fort Hood, Texas, Sept. 8. Robbins and fellow 2nd Platoon Soldiers just arrived from an overnight mission and were about to sleep when their forward operating base was hit by simulated indirect-fire resulting in the simulated casualties they had to properly treat. (Photo Credit: Spc. Jeffrey Ledesma, 7th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment) VIEW ORIGINAL