Civilians Enlist in War Effort

By David VergunMay 15, 2007

Iraqi contractors gather around display tables to look at and sign up for reconstruction projects for the Ramadi area during the Ramadi Reconstruction Conference, April 22.
1 / 9 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Iraqi contractors gather around display tables to look at and sign up for reconstruction projects for the Ramadi area during the Ramadi Reconstruction Conference, April 22. (Photo Credit: Marine Corps Sgt. Andrew D. Pendracki) VIEW ORIGINAL
Dennis Hollman, an engineering technician, verifies control signals during a weapons diagnostic procedure at Tobyhanna Army Depot, Pa.
2 / 9 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Dennis Hollman, an engineering technician, verifies control signals during a weapons diagnostic procedure at Tobyhanna Army Depot, Pa. (Photo Credit: Steve Grzezdzinski) VIEW ORIGINAL
David LaBarre, an engineering technician, tests water at the Reverse Osmosis Treatment Plant at Tobyhanna Army Depot, Pa.
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Firefighters who are Army Contractors rush to the aid of a "wounded" 29th Infantry Division Soldier during a mass casualty exercise at Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo, May 9.
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Afghan workers construct a new building for the Afghanistan National Army in Tagab District, Kapisa Province, Afghanistan, April 30.
5 / 9 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Afghan workers construct a new building for the Afghanistan National Army in Tagab District, Kapisa Province, Afghanistan, April 30. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Michael Bracken) VIEW ORIGINAL
A Contractor provides perimeter security while U.S. Army engineers, civil affairs and Department of State representatives assigned to the Provincial Reconstruction Team conduct a site survey of the future courthouse in Alton Kopri, Iraq, April 22.
6 / 9 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A Contractor provides perimeter security while U.S. Army engineers, civil affairs and Department of State representatives assigned to the Provincial Reconstruction Team conduct a site survey of the future courthouse in Alton Kopri, Iraq, April 22. (Photo Credit: Tech. Sgt. Maria J. Bare) VIEW ORIGINAL
An Afghan boy holds his sister as an interpreter working with the Bagram Provincial Reconstruction Team administers medicine during a medical civic action program in Tagab District, Kapisa Province, April 30.
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Contractors tow a vehicle out of a ditch in Asr Uranium, Iraq, March 29. The vehicle was recovered during a combat patrol to Camp Korean Village.
8 / 9 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Contractors tow a vehicle out of a ditch in Asr Uranium, Iraq, March 29. The vehicle was recovered during a combat patrol to Camp Korean Village. (Photo Credit: Marine Corps Cpl. Michael J. O'Brien) VIEW ORIGINAL
Local Afghans work on a walkway in Paroons, May 3. Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment are conducting medical capabilities programs in the area.
9 / 9 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Local Afghans work on a walkway in Paroons, May 3. Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment are conducting medical capabilities programs in the area. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Michael L. Casteel) VIEW ORIGINAL