'First Team' mechanics teach Iraqi security platoon

By Staff Sgt. Peter Ford, MND-B PAOApril 28, 2009

CAMP LIBERTY, Iraq - Spc. Phillip Corbin (right), a mechanic from Braidwood, Ill.,  assigned to Headquarters Support Company, Division Special Troops Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division, gives hands-on training on how to remove a steering gear box to Hassan al-Nadawe, an Iraqi Army driver at the 1st Cav. Div. motor pool here, April 27. "We are in the right spot, the Americans have the tools and everything we need to make repairs," said Hassan.
1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – CAMP LIBERTY, Iraq - Spc. Phillip Corbin (right), a mechanic from Braidwood, Ill., assigned to Headquarters Support Company, Division Special Troops Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division, gives hands-on training on how to remove a steering gear box to Hassan al-Nadawe, an Iraqi Army driver at the 1st Cav. Div. motor pool here, April 27. "We are in the right spot, the Americans have the tools and everything we need to make repairs," said Hassan. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Peter Ford, MND-B PAO) VIEW ORIGINAL
CAMP LIBERTY, Iraq - Spc. Harold Rust (left), a Helena, Mont. native, and a mechanic assigned to Headquarters Support Company, Division Special Troops Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division, gives a thumbs up to Hassan al-Nadawe, an Iraqi Army driver for correctly removing a fan clutch from a humvee at the 1st Cav. Div. motor pool here, April 27. "We are basically giving the drivers the basic knowledge on how to assist mechanics during repairs on vehicles," said Rust.
2 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – CAMP LIBERTY, Iraq - Spc. Harold Rust (left), a Helena, Mont. native, and a mechanic assigned to Headquarters Support Company, Division Special Troops Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division, gives a thumbs up to Hassan al-Nadawe, an Iraqi Army driver for correctly removing a fan clutch from a humvee at the 1st Cav. Div. motor pool here, April 27. "We are basically giving the drivers the basic knowledge on how to assist mechanics during repairs on vehicles," said Rust. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Peter Ford, MND-B PAO) VIEW ORIGINAL
CAMP LIBERTY, Iraq - Spc. Michael Grocke (left), a mechanic from Tampa, Fla., assigned to Headquarters Support Company, Division Special Troops Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division, teaches Pvt. Hahmoud al-Saade, an Iraqi Army driver, how to use an air gun at the 1st Cav. Div. motor pool, April 27. "I like working with the Americans, they make everything so easy," said Hahmoud.
3 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – CAMP LIBERTY, Iraq - Spc. Michael Grocke (left), a mechanic from Tampa, Fla., assigned to Headquarters Support Company, Division Special Troops Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division, teaches Pvt. Hahmoud al-Saade, an Iraqi Army driver, how to use an air gun at the 1st Cav. Div. motor pool, April 27. "I like working with the Americans, they make everything so easy," said Hahmoud. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Peter Ford, MND-B PAO) VIEW ORIGINAL