Lynnwood Soldier trains Iraqi Police on humvee maintenance

By Spc. Sharla Perrin, 3rd Heavy Bde. Combat Team, 1st Cav. Div. Public AffairsAugust 18, 2009

FORWARD OPERATING BASE MAREZ, MOSUL, Iraq - Spc. Matt Wheeler, a mechanic with B Field Maintenance Company, 215th Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division and a native of Lynnwood, Wash., instructs Iraqi Policemen with the 4th Emergency Response Battalion on installing a differential in an M1151 HMMWV. Hosted by B Co., the IPs will use this training to maintain their own vehicles as U.S. Forces have withdrawn from operations within Mosul.
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORWARD OPERATING BASE MAREZ, MOSUL, Iraq - Spc. Matt Wheeler, a mechanic with B Field Maintenance Company, 215th Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division and a native of Lynnwood, Wash., instructs Iraqi Policemen with the 4th Emergency Response Battalion on installing a differential in an M1151 HMMWV. Hosted by B Co., the IPs will use this training to maintain their own vehicles as U.S. Forces have withdrawn from operations within Mosul. (Photo Credit: Spc. Sharla Perrin, 3rd Heavy Bde. Combat Team, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL