Wife reenlists husband at al-Faw Palace

By Staff Sgt. Jon Cupp, MND-B PAOMarch 3, 2009

VICTORY BASE COMPLEX, Iraq - Cape Coral, Fla. native Sgt. 1st Class Shane Beckham (right), a military intelligence noncommissioned officer for the 303rd Military Intelligence Battalion, receives the oath of enlistment from his wife, Chief Warrant Officer 2 Chastity Beckham, an imagery technician for the Division Special Troops Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division, Multi-National Division-Baghdad from Oxnard, Calif., at al-Faw Palace March 2 during his reenlistment ceremony. Shane works on Camp Slayer while Chastity works on Camp Liberty. The Beckhams have been married for eight years and previously deployed together to Bosnia.
1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – VICTORY BASE COMPLEX, Iraq - Cape Coral, Fla. native Sgt. 1st Class Shane Beckham (right), a military intelligence noncommissioned officer for the 303rd Military Intelligence Battalion, receives the oath of enlistment from his wife, Chief Warrant Officer 2 Chastity Beckham, an imagery technician for the Division Special Troops Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division, Multi-National Division-Baghdad from Oxnard, Calif., at al-Faw Palace March 2 during his reenlistment ceremony. Shane works on Camp Slayer while Chastity works on Camp Liberty. The Beckhams have been married for eight years and previously deployed together to Bosnia. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Jon Cupp, MND-B PAO) VIEW ORIGINAL
VICTORY BASE COMPLEX, Iraq- During a reenlistment ceremony at al-Faw Palace, Oxnard, Calif. native Chief Warrant Officer 2 Chastity Beckham (left), an imagery technician with the Division Special Troops Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division, Multi-National Division-Baghdad, gives the oath of enlistment to her husband, Cape Coral, Fla. native Sgt. 1st Class Shane Beckham, a military intelligence noncommissioned officer with the 303rd Military Intelligence Battalion, March 2. The Beckham's said they chose the al-Faw Palace as the setting for the reenlistment due to its beautiful scenery.
2 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – VICTORY BASE COMPLEX, Iraq- During a reenlistment ceremony at al-Faw Palace, Oxnard, Calif. native Chief Warrant Officer 2 Chastity Beckham (left), an imagery technician with the Division Special Troops Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division, Multi-National Division-Baghdad, gives the oath of enlistment to her husband, Cape Coral, Fla. native Sgt. 1st Class Shane Beckham, a military intelligence noncommissioned officer with the 303rd Military Intelligence Battalion, March 2. The Beckham's said they chose the al-Faw Palace as the setting for the reenlistment due to its beautiful scenery. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Jon Cupp, MND-B PAO) VIEW ORIGINAL
VICTORY BASE COMPLEX, Iraq - With friends and fellow Soldiers in attendance, Chief Warrant Officer 2 Chastity Beckham (left) and Sgt. 1st Class Shane Beckham, who have been married for eight years, pose for a photo during Shane's reenlistment ceremony March 2 at al-Faw Palace. Married for eight years, Chastity, who works as an imagery technician with Multi-National Division-Baghdad, and Shane, a military intelligence noncommissioned officer with the 303rd Military Intelligence Battalion, said they hope to have long careers in the Army. Shane took the opportunity during the ceremony to thank those in attendance as well as to give credit to his wife "who has stood beside him through thick and thin."
3 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – VICTORY BASE COMPLEX, Iraq - With friends and fellow Soldiers in attendance, Chief Warrant Officer 2 Chastity Beckham (left) and Sgt. 1st Class Shane Beckham, who have been married for eight years, pose for a photo during Shane's reenlistment ceremony March 2 at al-Faw Palace. Married for eight years, Chastity, who works as an imagery technician with Multi-National Division-Baghdad, and Shane, a military intelligence noncommissioned officer with the 303rd Military Intelligence Battalion, said they hope to have long careers in the Army. Shane took the opportunity during the ceremony to thank those in attendance as well as to give credit to his wife "who has stood beside him through thick and thin." (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Jon Cupp, MND-B PA) VIEW ORIGINAL