Credit Island Senior Staff Ride
By Ms Megan M Mcintyre (AMC)
September 2, 2011 1 / 1 George Eaton, Army Sustainment Command historian, leads a staff ride to the site of the Battle of Credit Island Aug. 31, in Davenport, Iowa. VIEW ORIGINAL
The Army Sustainment Command Historian's Office hosted a day at Credit Island, Davenport, Iowa, Aug. 31. The event allowed ASC Senior Staff to learn about the Battle of Credit Island, a 200 year old battle. These road trips, called staff rides, are designed as a learning tool for Soldiers to use history as a reference for current war conditions.
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