Deployment Watch: 2nd Brigade Combat Team

By 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs OfficeOctober 8, 2010

DIYALA, Iraq - Private 1st Class. Matthew Becerra, a West Covina, Calif. native, and Soldier with B Company, 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Advise and Assist Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, advances toward an objective during a tactical demonstration on Sept. 30 at a palm grove near Ba'qubah in the Diyala Province, Iraq. The demonstration was performed for senior Iraqi Army officers to showcase the skills their Soldiers would be learning during rural training exercises slated to be conducted in October.
1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – DIYALA, Iraq - Private 1st Class. Matthew Becerra, a West Covina, Calif. native, and Soldier with B Company, 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Advise and Assist Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, advances toward an objective during a tactical demonstration on Sept. 30 at a palm grove near Ba'qubah in the Diyala Province, Iraq. The demonstration was performed for senior Iraqi Army officers to showcase the skills their Soldiers would be learning during rural training exercises slated to be conducted in October. (Photo Credit: 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office) VIEW ORIGINAL
DIYALA, Iraq - Sergeant 1st Class Randy Robertson, a Sacramento, Calif. native, and Soldier with B Company, 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Advise and Assist Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, takes cover in a trench during a tactical demonstration on Sept. 30 at a palm grove in CITY, Diyala Province, Iraq. The demonstration was performed for senior Iraqi Army officers to showcase the skills their Soldiers would be learning during rural training exercises slated to be conducted in October.
2 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – DIYALA, Iraq - Sergeant 1st Class Randy Robertson, a Sacramento, Calif. native, and Soldier with B Company, 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Advise and Assist Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, takes cover in a trench during a tactical demonstration on Sept. 30 at a palm grove in CITY, Diyala Province, Iraq. The demonstration was performed for senior Iraqi Army officers to showcase the skills their Soldiers would be learning during rural training exercises slated to be conducted in October. (Photo Credit: 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office) VIEW ORIGINAL
DIYALA, Iraq - Soldiers from 4/1 Iraqi Army, 3rd RGB and Comanche's Blue Platoon circle around Staff Sgt. Austin as he leads the air assault team through a mission brief using a terrain model prior to conducting rehearsals on Sept. 4 at Contingency Operating Base Cobra, Diyala Province, Iraq.
3 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – DIYALA, Iraq - Soldiers from 4/1 Iraqi Army, 3rd RGB and Comanche's Blue Platoon circle around Staff Sgt. Austin as he leads the air assault team through a mission brief using a terrain model prior to conducting rehearsals on Sept. 4 at Contingency Operating Base Cobra, Diyala Province, Iraq. (Photo Credit: 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office) VIEW ORIGINAL
DIYALA, Iraq - Lt. Col. James Isenhower, the squadron commander for 2nd Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Advise and Assist Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, enjoys a scenic UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter ride over the Diyala province Aug. 23 as part of a battlefield circulation. Col. Malcolm B. Frost, the brigade commander for 2AAB, 25th ID, escorted staff Brig. Gen. Damook, the commander of the Diyala Provincial Directorate of Police, through a combined security checkpoint during the circulation.
4 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – DIYALA, Iraq - Lt. Col. James Isenhower, the squadron commander for 2nd Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Advise and Assist Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, enjoys a scenic UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter ride over the Diyala province Aug. 23 as part of a battlefield circulation. Col. Malcolm B. Frost, the brigade commander for 2AAB, 25th ID, escorted staff Brig. Gen. Damook, the commander of the Diyala Provincial Directorate of Police, through a combined security checkpoint during the circulation. (Photo Credit: 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office) VIEW ORIGINAL
DIYALA, Iraq - Col. Malcolm B. Frost, the brigade commander for 2nd Advise and Assist Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, surveys one of five vehicle inspection checkpoints from a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter flying over the Diyala province Aug. 23 as part of a battlefield circulation. Frost escorted staff Brig. Gen. Damook, the commander of the Diyala Provincial Directorate of Police, through a combined security checkpoint during the circulation.
5 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – DIYALA, Iraq - Col. Malcolm B. Frost, the brigade commander for 2nd Advise and Assist Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, surveys one of five vehicle inspection checkpoints from a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter flying over the Diyala province Aug. 23 as part of a battlefield circulation. Frost escorted staff Brig. Gen. Damook, the commander of the Diyala Provincial Directorate of Police, through a combined security checkpoint during the circulation. (Photo Credit: 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office) VIEW ORIGINAL