2nd Lt. Chavez Takes On Lancer Brigade's Expert Infantry Badge

By Spc. John WeaverOctober 31, 2019

2nd Lt. Elena Chavez and 1st Lt. Kevin Pfau, infantry officers assigned to Charlie Company, 1-17 Infantry Battalion, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, prepare for the Expert Infantry Badge adjust indirect fire lane at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., Oct. 28, 2019. "She was thrown right into EIB," Pfau said, adding Chavez was assigned as a platoon leader following a rotation at Fort Irwin National Training Center. "She's out here training, getting it done, but also still making sure she's taking care of her Soldiers."
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 2nd Lt. Elena Chavez and 1st Lt. Kevin Pfau, infantry officers assigned to Charlie Company, 1-17 Infantry Battalion, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, prepare for the Expert Infantry Badge adjust indirect fire lane at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., Oct. 28, 2019. "She was thrown right into EIB," Pfau said, adding Chavez was assigned as a platoon leader following a rotation at Fort Irwin National Training Center. "She's out here training, getting it done, but also still making sure she's taking care of her Soldiers." (Photo Credit: Spc. John Weaver) VIEW ORIGINAL