AFSBn-Bagram takes part in MASCAL exercise
By Summer Barkley
August 9, 2011 1 / 3 Kimberly D. Morton, AFSBn-Bagram, 401st Army Field Support Brigade, executive assistant, is a simulated casualty during a mass casualty exercise July 9, and shows the moulage on her face simulating a facial wound. VIEW ORIGINAL 2 / 3 Spc. Roy Watkins, AFSBn-Bagram, 401st Army Field Support Brigade, support operations movement specialist, looks on as Spc. Javier E. Zayas, AFSBn-Bagram, 401st Army Field Support Brigade, support operations movement specialist, checks Howard Cogswell’s vital signs during a mass casualty exercise July 9. Cogswell, a budget analyst for the battalion, is covered in moulage to simulate a chest wound. VIEW ORIGINAL 3 / 3 Bagram Air Field firefighters and AFSBn-Bagram, 401st Army Field Support Brigade personnel move a simulated casualty to a waiting ambulance during a mass casualty exercise July 9. VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan--Soldiers wearing full ‘battle rattle’ monitored casualties on stretchers following an explosion in the AFSBn-Bagram, 401st Army Field Support Brigade’s paint booth July 9 while anxiously waiting for ambulances to arrive.
The scene was tense as casualties moaned and called out for help. Fortunately there were no real injuries, only moulage and practice bandages and tourniquets as part of the Bagram Airfield mass casualty exercise. The AFBSn-Bagram, 401st Army Field Support Brigade joined the training as a secondary site to both practice their procedures for caring for victims and accounting for personnel. RELATED STORIES May 17, 2019 Tax center saves more than $1.2 million in fees with innovative concept May 17, 2019 Fort Stewart joins local leaders in addressing Opioid epidemic May 17, 2019 Fort Stewart holds State of the Garrison May 17, 2019 Functional Fitness Challenge promotes Strong B.A.N.D.S May 17, 2019 New Technology Allows Soldiers to 'Re-fight' the Battle of Stalingrad May 9, 2019 Airborne operations updated, off-loaded May 9, 2019 26 Veterans take Honor Flight May 2, 2019 Testing Madigan's emergency response May 1, 2019 Spc. Ryan Dennis Orin Riley Memorial Service April 25, 2019 Fort Stewart prepares for bad weather April 25, 2019 AFSBn-Mannheim Quality Assurance specialists support combat readiness April 23, 2019 ACC hosts a "Fuel Shura" to talk Fuel April 23, 2019 Soldiers, Army civilians learn Army combative techniques to fight against sexual assault April 16, 2019 CTIP: A resource to prevent human trafficking for all April 15, 2019 Army's chief of deployed civilians comes to Afghanistan to provide updates, hear concerns April 11, 2019 Task Force Iron Eagles Kick off SHARP Awareness Month while Overseas