Iraqi National Orphan Day

By Staff Sgt. Alex Licea, 3rd BCT PAO, 82nd Abn. Div., MND-BApril 2, 2009

BAGHDAD -Capt. Clay White, of Williamsburg, Va., commander of Company C, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, talks to a National Police officer as he carries an Iraqi child wearing a NP uniform following a distribution event in the area of Sumer al-Ghadier April 1 in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. White and his Paratroopers were invited by district officials to participate in the event in honor of National Orphan Day.
1 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD -Capt. Clay White, of Williamsburg, Va., commander of Company C, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, talks to a National Police officer as he carries an Iraqi child wearing a NP uniform following a distribution event in the area of Sumer al-Ghadier April 1 in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. White and his Paratroopers were invited by district officials to participate in the event in honor of National Orphan Day. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Alex Licea, 3rd BCT PAO, 82nd Abn. Div., MND-B) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD -An Iraqi boy waves an Iraqi flag during a distribution event April 1 in the area of Sumer al-Ghadier, located in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. District and National Police officials handed out clothes and school supplies to more than 60 orphan children during the event. Officials invited Paratroopers assigned to the Company C, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, to participate in the event in honor of National Orphan Day.
2 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD -An Iraqi boy waves an Iraqi flag during a distribution event April 1 in the area of Sumer al-Ghadier, located in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. District and National Police officials handed out clothes and school supplies to more than 60 orphan children during the event. Officials invited Paratroopers assigned to the Company C, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, to participate in the event in honor of National Orphan Day. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Alex Licea, 3rd BCT PAO, 82nd Abn. Div., MND-B) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD -Staff Sgt. Sean Boyd, of Detroit, Mich., gives a thumbs up sign to an Iraqi boy during a distribution event April 1 in the area of Sumer al-Ghadier, located in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Boyd, and Paratroopers assigned to the Company C, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, were invited by district officials to a local school in order to participate in National Orphan Day. Officials and Iraqi Security Forces handed out clothes and school supplies to more than 60 orphan children during the event.
3 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD -Staff Sgt. Sean Boyd, of Detroit, Mich., gives a thumbs up sign to an Iraqi boy during a distribution event April 1 in the area of Sumer al-Ghadier, located in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Boyd, and Paratroopers assigned to the Company C, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, were invited by district officials to a local school in order to participate in National Orphan Day. Officials and Iraqi Security Forces handed out clothes and school supplies to more than 60 orphan children during the event. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Alex Licea, 3rd BCT PAO, 82nd Abn. Div., MND-B) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - 1st Lt. Phillip Turner, of Elizabethtown, Ky., greets an Iraqi child during a distribution event April 1 in the area of Sumer al-Ghadier, located in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Turner and Paratroopers assigned to the Company C, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division - Baghdad were invited by district officials to a local school in order to participate in National Orphan Day. District officials and Iraqi Security Forces handed out clothes and school supplies to more than 60 orphan children during the event.
4 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - 1st Lt. Phillip Turner, of Elizabethtown, Ky., greets an Iraqi child during a distribution event April 1 in the area of Sumer al-Ghadier, located in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Turner and Paratroopers assigned to the Company C, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division - Baghdad were invited by district officials to a local school in order to participate in National Orphan Day. District officials and Iraqi Security Forces handed out clothes and school supplies to more than 60 orphan children during the event. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Alex Licea, 3rd BCT PAO, 82nd Abn. Div., MND-B) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD -Capt. Clay White, commander of Company C, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, hands an Iraqi girl clothes and school supplies during a distribution event in the area of Sumer al-Ghadier April 1, located in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. White, of Williamsburg, Va., and his Paratroopers were invited by district officials to participate in National Orphan Day. More than 60 orphan children were given the much-needed goods.
5 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD -Capt. Clay White, commander of Company C, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, hands an Iraqi girl clothes and school supplies during a distribution event in the area of Sumer al-Ghadier April 1, located in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. White, of Williamsburg, Va., and his Paratroopers were invited by district officials to participate in National Orphan Day. More than 60 orphan children were given the much-needed goods. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Alex Licea, 3rd BCT PAO, 82nd Abn. Div., MND-B) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - An National Police officer hands an Iraqi boy a bag of clothes and school supplies during a distribution event in the area of Sumer al-Ghadier April 1 in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. District and NP officials invited Paratroopers assigned to the Company C, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, to a local school in order to hand out the needed supplies to more than 60 orphan children in honor of National Orphan Day .
6 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - An National Police officer hands an Iraqi boy a bag of clothes and school supplies during a distribution event in the area of Sumer al-Ghadier April 1 in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. District and NP officials invited Paratroopers assigned to the Company C, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, to a local school in order to hand out the needed supplies to more than 60 orphan children in honor of National Orphan Day . (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Alex Licea, 3rd BCT PAO, 82nd Abn. Div., MND-B) VIEW ORIGINAL