Photos: "First Lightning" hone skills with IA partners

By 1st Bn., 7th FA Regt., 2nd HBCT, 1st Inf. Div., MND-BFebruary 23, 2009

BAGHDAD - Sgt. Derrick Junge (right), 1st Battalion, 7th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Multi-National Division-Baghdad, trains Iraqi Army soldiers on the functions of radio communication equipment to at the International Zone in Baghdad Feb. 14.  After the class, Junge, from Ft. Riley, Kan., had Iraqi Soldiers take turns practicing radio checks and changing frequencies.
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BAGHDAD - Sgt. Derrick Junge (right), 1st Battalion, 7th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Multi-National Division-Baghdad, trains Iraqi Army soldiers on the functions of radio communication equipment to at the International Zone in Baghdad Feb. 14.  After the class, Junge, from Ft. Riley, Kan., had Iraqi Soldiers take turns practicing radio checks and changing frequencies.
2 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - Sgt. Derrick Junge (right), 1st Battalion, 7th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Multi-National Division-Baghdad, trains Iraqi Army soldiers on the functions of radio communication equipment to at the International Zone in Baghdad Feb. 14. After the class, Junge, from Ft. Riley, Kan., had Iraqi Soldiers take turns practicing radio checks and changing frequencies. (Photo Credit: 1st Lt. Mark Peek) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD – Staff Sgt. James Hopkins, with 1st Battalion, 7th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Multi-National Division—Baghdad, addresses questions from Iraqi Army officers at the International Zone in Baghdad Feb. 14. Hopkins, from Marshall, Mo., trained IA soldiers how to properly communicate while on duty.
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BAGHDAD – Staff Sgt. James Hopkins, with 1st Battalion, 7th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Multi-National Division—Baghdad, addresses questions from Iraqi Army officers at the International Zone in Baghdad Feb. 14. Hopkins, from Marshall, Mo., trained IA soldiers how to properly communicate while on duty.
4 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD – Staff Sgt. James Hopkins, with 1st Battalion, 7th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Multi-National Division—Baghdad, addresses questions from Iraqi Army officers at the International Zone in Baghdad Feb. 14. Hopkins, from Marshall, Mo., trained IA soldiers how to properly communicate while on duty. (Photo Credit: 1st Lt. Mark Peek) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD –Sgt. Derrick Junge (left), 1st Battalion, 7th Field Artillery Regiment,  2nd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Multi-National Division—Baghdad, observes an Iraqi Army platoon conducting  traffic control point operations in Baghdad’s  International Zone Feb. 14. Junge, from Ft. Riley, Kan., spent the day helping his IA counterparts hone their proficiency in various Soldier skills.
5 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD –Sgt. Derrick Junge (left), 1st Battalion, 7th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Multi-National Division—Baghdad, observes an Iraqi Army platoon conducting traffic control point operations in Baghdad’s International Zone Feb. 14. Junge, from Ft. Riley, Kan., spent the day helping his IA counterparts hone their proficiency in various Soldier skills. (Photo Credit: 1st Bn., 7th FA Regt., 2nd HBCT, 1st Inf. Div., MND-B) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD –Sgt. Derrick Junge (left), 1st Battalion, 7th Field Artillery Regiment,  2nd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Multi-National Division—Baghdad, observes an Iraqi Army platoon conducting  traffic control point operations in Baghdad’s  International Zone Feb. 14. Junge, from Ft. Riley, Kan., spent the day helping his IA counterparts hone their proficiency in various Soldier skills.
6 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD –Sgt. Derrick Junge (left), 1st Battalion, 7th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Multi-National Division—Baghdad, observes an Iraqi Army platoon conducting traffic control point operations in Baghdad’s International Zone Feb. 14. Junge, from Ft. Riley, Kan., spent the day helping his IA counterparts hone their proficiency in various Soldier skills. (Photo Credit: 1st Lt. Mark Peek) VIEW ORIGINAL