Tennessee Soldiers talk with Iraqi citizen and Soldier voters

By 1st Lt. DesiRee L. Nicely, 1st Squadron, 278th Armored Cavalry RegimentMarch 15, 2010

CONTINGENCY OPERATING LOCATION Q-WEST, Iraq - With all the election posters on display in the town of Al-Qayyarah, patrolling Soldiers of C Company, 1st Squadron, 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment of the Tennessee Army National Guard headquartered in Henderson, Tenn. are easily reminded of the parliamentary elections set to take place March 7.
1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – CONTINGENCY OPERATING LOCATION Q-WEST, Iraq - With all the election posters on display in the town of Al-Qayyarah, patrolling Soldiers of C Company, 1st Squadron, 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment of the Tennessee Army National Guard headquartered in Henderson, Tenn. are easily reminded of the parliamentary elections set to take place March 7. (Photo Credit: 1st Lt. DesiRee L. Nicely, 1st Squadron, 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment) VIEW ORIGINAL
CONTINGENCY OPERATING LOCATION Q-WEST, Iraq - With all the election posters on display in the town of Al-Qayyarah, patrolling Soldiers of C Company, 1st Squadron, 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment of the Tennessee Army National Guard headquartered in Henderson, Tenn. are easily reminded of the parliamentary elections set to take place March 7.
2 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – CONTINGENCY OPERATING LOCATION Q-WEST, Iraq - With all the election posters on display in the town of Al-Qayyarah, patrolling Soldiers of C Company, 1st Squadron, 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment of the Tennessee Army National Guard headquartered in Henderson, Tenn. are easily reminded of the parliamentary elections set to take place March 7. (Photo Credit: 1st Lt. DesiRee L. Nicely, 1st Squadron, 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment) VIEW ORIGINAL
CONTINGENCY OPERATING LOCATION Q-WEST, Iraq - With all the election posters on display in the town of Al-Qayyarah, patrolling Soldiers of C Company, 1st Squadron, 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment of the Tennessee Army National Guard headquartered in Henderson, Tenn. are easily reminded of the parliamentary elections set to take place March 7.
3 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – CONTINGENCY OPERATING LOCATION Q-WEST, Iraq - With all the election posters on display in the town of Al-Qayyarah, patrolling Soldiers of C Company, 1st Squadron, 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment of the Tennessee Army National Guard headquartered in Henderson, Tenn. are easily reminded of the parliamentary elections set to take place March 7. (Photo Credit: 1st Lt. DesiRee L. Nicely, 1st Squadron, 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment) VIEW ORIGINAL
CONTINGENCY OPERATING LOCATION Q-WEST, Iraq -An Iraqi Army Soldier displays his voting finger proudly to Soldiers of C Company, 1st Squadron, 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment of the Tennessee Army National Guard headquartered in Henderson, Tenn.  The Iraqi Soldier voted in Ninawa Province during the special elections along with other security personnel who were permitted to vote prior to the regular parliamentary elections scheduled for March 7.  The Iraqi Army provides a protection force for a pump house on the Tigris River in Ninawa Province, and the 1/278th ACR, who has just recently occupied Q West, will be conducting patrols to that area on a regular basis, even after the completion of the elections.
4 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – CONTINGENCY OPERATING LOCATION Q-WEST, Iraq -An Iraqi Army Soldier displays his voting finger proudly to Soldiers of C Company, 1st Squadron, 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment of the Tennessee Army National Guard headquartered in Henderson, Tenn. The Iraqi Soldier voted in Ninawa Province during the special elections along with other security personnel who were permitted to vote prior to the regular parliamentary elections scheduled for March 7. The Iraqi Army provides a protection force for a pump house on the Tigris River in Ninawa Province, and the 1/278th ACR, who has just recently occupied Q West, will be conducting patrols to that area on a regular basis, even after the completion of the elections. (Photo Credit: 1st Lt. DesiRee L. Nicely, 1st Squadron, 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment) VIEW ORIGINAL
CONTINGENCY OPERATING LOCATION Q-WEST, Iraq -Iraqi Army Soldiers of 1st Company, 2nd Battalion, 26th Brigade, who just voted in Ninawa Province during the special elections talk with Soldiers of C Company, 1st Squadron, 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment of the Tennessee Army National Guard headquartered in Henderson, Tenn.  These Iraqi Soldiers were permitted to vote along with other security personnel prior to the regular parliamentary elections scheduled for March 7.  The Iraqi Army provides a protection force for a pump house on the Tigris River in Ninawa Province, and the 1/278th ACR, who has just recently occupied Q West, will be conducting patrols to that area on a regular basis, even after the completion of the election.
5 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – CONTINGENCY OPERATING LOCATION Q-WEST, Iraq -Iraqi Army Soldiers of 1st Company, 2nd Battalion, 26th Brigade, who just voted in Ninawa Province during the special elections talk with Soldiers of C Company, 1st Squadron, 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment of the Tennessee Army National Guard headquartered in Henderson, Tenn. These Iraqi Soldiers were permitted to vote along with other security personnel prior to the regular parliamentary elections scheduled for March 7. The Iraqi Army provides a protection force for a pump house on the Tigris River in Ninawa Province, and the 1/278th ACR, who has just recently occupied Q West, will be conducting patrols to that area on a regular basis, even after the completion of the election. (Photo Credit: 1st Lt. DesiRee L. Nicely, 1st Squadron, 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment) VIEW ORIGINAL