XVIII Airborne Celebrates 75 years with Morning PT

By Sgt. Jennifer ShickSeptember 12, 2019

Service members with Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTF-OIR) compete in the sandbag carry event during a morning physical training competition celebrating the 75th anniversary of the XVIII Airborne Corps on Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, August 22, 2019. The XVIII Airborne Corps was born August 25, 1944 in Osbourne, St. George, England from the XVIII Corps during World War II, assuming command of the 82nd Airborne and 101st Airborne Divisions, as part of the preparation for Operation Market Garden.
(U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. Jennifer Shick)
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Service members with Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTF-OIR) compete in the sandbag carry event during a morning physical training competition celebrating the 75th anniversary of the XVIII Airborne Corps on Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, August 22, 2019. The XVIII Airborne Corps was born August 25, 1944 in Osbourne, St. George, England from the XVIII Corps during World War II, assuming command of the 82nd Airborne and 101st Airborne Divisions, as part of the preparation for Operation Market Garden. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. Jennifer Shick) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Jennifer Shick) VIEW ORIGINAL