Sound Off On the Fireline

By Spc. Adeline WitherspoonSeptember 10, 2017

U.S. Army Soldiers, assigned to 23rd Brigade Engineer Battalion, 1-2 Stryker Brigade Combat Team, complete initial tactical training with civilian firefighters working with the U.S. Forest Service in the Umpqua National Forest, Umpqua North Complex, Oregon, Sept. 8. The training will prepare the Soldiers with the skills necessary to safely and effectively assist firefighter in the containment of the wild fires currently active in the Pacific Northwest. (U.S. Army photos by Pvt. Adeline Witherspoon, 20th Public Affairs Detachment)
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – U.S. Army Soldiers, assigned to 23rd Brigade Engineer Battalion, 1-2 Stryker Brigade Combat Team, complete initial tactical training with civilian firefighters working with the U.S. Forest Service in the Umpqua National Forest, Umpqua North Complex, Oregon, Sept. 8. The training will prepare the Soldiers with the skills necessary to safely and effectively assist firefighter in the containment of the wild fires currently active in the Pacific Northwest. (U.S. Army photos by Pvt. Adeline Witherspoon, 20th Public Affairs Detachment) (Photo Credit: Spc. Adeline Witherspoon) VIEW ORIGINAL