A little stroll down the streets

By Staff Sgt. Jon Cupp, 1st BCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public AffairsDecember 7, 2007

After the conclusion of a meeting with Iraqi tribal sheiks, Phoenix native Staff Sgt. Kevin Sartor (second from left), a squad leader and forward observer for Troop D, 1st Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, and Sgt. 1st Class Seth Dietz, a platoon sergeant also with Troop D, who hails from Ashford, Conn., walk to the village community center in Assiriyah, Iraq Dec. 6. Troop D recently assisted local tribal and government leaders with providing computers for the community center so villagers can take computer user courses.
1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – After the conclusion of a meeting with Iraqi tribal sheiks, Phoenix native Staff Sgt. Kevin Sartor (second from left), a squad leader and forward observer for Troop D, 1st Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, and Sgt. 1st Class Seth Dietz, a platoon sergeant also with Troop D, who hails from Ashford, Conn., walk to the village community center in Assiriyah, Iraq Dec. 6. Troop D recently assisted local tribal and government leaders with providing computers for the community center so villagers can take computer user courses. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Jon Cupp, 1st BCT, 1st Cav. Div.) VIEW ORIGINAL
A Cadillac, Mich., native who also claims Fort Hood, Texas as home, Sgt. Joel Roderick, a medic with Troop D, 1st Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment and 1st Lt. Roger Krackow, a Troop D platoon leader who hails from Del Ray, Fla., pause for a moment near a market in Assiriyah, Iraq Dec. 6 during a short patrol through the village.
2 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A Cadillac, Mich., native who also claims Fort Hood, Texas as home, Sgt. Joel Roderick, a medic with Troop D, 1st Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment and 1st Lt. Roger Krackow, a Troop D platoon leader who hails from Del Ray, Fla., pause for a moment near a market in Assiriyah, Iraq Dec. 6 during a short patrol through the village. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Jon Cupp, 1st BCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Baltimore native 1st Lt. Mike Blake (left), a platoon leader with Troop D, 1st Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, and Ashford, Conn., native 1st Sgt. Seth Dietz, a platoon sergeant also with Troop D, stroll down the streets of Assiriyah, Iraq to a Dec. 6 reconciliation meeting between Sunni and Shia tribal leaders from villages throughout the 1st BCT's area of operations.
3 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Baltimore native 1st Lt. Mike Blake (left), a platoon leader with Troop D, 1st Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, and Ashford, Conn., native 1st Sgt. Seth Dietz, a platoon sergeant also with Troop D, stroll down the streets of Assiriyah, Iraq to a Dec. 6 reconciliation meeting between Sunni and Shia tribal leaders from villages throughout the 1st BCT's area of operations. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Jon Cupp, 1st BCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL