Beyond the Horizon

By Lt. Col. Eric Atkisson (Army National Guard)April 4, 2008

Every day hundreds of patients received help at the Chaguanas temporary health clinic set up during Beyond the Horizon 2008, a humanitarian mission sponsored by U.S. Southern Command and planned and organized by U.S. Army South. (Photo by Master Sgt. Brenda Benner, Texas Army National Guard)
1 / 8 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Every day hundreds of patients received help at the Chaguanas temporary health clinic set up during Beyond the Horizon 2008, a humanitarian mission sponsored by U.S. Southern Command and planned and organized by U.S. Army South. (Photo by Master Sgt. Brenda Benner, Texas Army National Guard) (Photo Credit: Master Sgt. Brenda Benner) VIEW ORIGINAL
Navy Reserve Lt. Shawna Miller, a nurse practitioner from Operational Health Support Unit (OHSU) – Dallas, conducts basic medical screenings for low-income patients during one of several Beyond The Horizon medical clinics designed to offer free basic medical care.  (Photo by Master Sgt. Brenda Benner, Texas Army National Guard)
2 / 8 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Navy Reserve Lt. Shawna Miller, a nurse practitioner from Operational Health Support Unit (OHSU) – Dallas, conducts basic medical screenings for low-income patients during one of several Beyond The Horizon medical clinics designed to offer free basic medical care. (Photo by Master Sgt. Brenda Benner, Texas Army National Guard) (Photo Credit: Master Sgt. Brenda Benner) VIEW ORIGINAL
Nurse practitioner Lt. Cmdr. Matthew Ridder, of Operational Health Support Unit (OHSU) - Dallas, conducts basic medical screenings for low-income patients during one of several Beyond The Horizon medical clinics designed to offer free basic medical care. (Photo by Master Sgt. Brenda Benner, Texas Army National Guard)
3 / 8 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Nurse practitioner Lt. Cmdr. Matthew Ridder, of Operational Health Support Unit (OHSU) - Dallas, conducts basic medical screenings for low-income patients during one of several Beyond The Horizon medical clinics designed to offer free basic medical care. (Photo by Master Sgt. Brenda Benner, Texas Army National Guard) (Photo Credit: Master Sgt. Brenda Benner) VIEW ORIGINAL
Navy Reserve Petty Officer 3rd Class James Gutierrez, of Health Support Unit (OHSU) – Dallas, fits a patient for free prescription eyeglasses during a Beyond The Horizon 2008 temporary medical clinic in Chaguanas, Trinidad.  (Photo by Master Sgt. Brenda Benner, Texas Army National Guard)
4 / 8 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Navy Reserve Petty Officer 3rd Class James Gutierrez, of Health Support Unit (OHSU) – Dallas, fits a patient for free prescription eyeglasses during a Beyond The Horizon 2008 temporary medical clinic in Chaguanas, Trinidad. (Photo by Master Sgt. Brenda Benner, Texas Army National Guard) (Photo Credit: Master Sgt. Brenda Benner) VIEW ORIGINAL
Dr. Roy L. Austin, U.S. Ambassador to Trinidad and Tobago, speaks to the Mar. 26 gathering of fellow dignitaries and military personnel from both the U.S. and the Caribbean nation. (Photo by Master Sgt. Brenda Benner, Texas Army National Guard)
5 / 8 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Dr. Roy L. Austin, U.S. Ambassador to Trinidad and Tobago, speaks to the Mar. 26 gathering of fellow dignitaries and military personnel from both the U.S. and the Caribbean nation. (Photo by Master Sgt. Brenda Benner, Texas Army National Guard) (Photo Credit: Master Sgt. Brenda Benner) VIEW ORIGINAL
U.S. Army South Col. Robert Casias, left, the commander of the Partnership for the Americas Engagement Team - Caribbean, is interviewed by Trinidad local media representatives following the Mar. 26 opening ceremony. (Photo by Master Sgt. Brenda Benner, Texas Army National Guard)
6 / 8 Show Caption + Hide Caption – U.S. Army South Col. Robert Casias, left, the commander of the Partnership for the Americas Engagement Team - Caribbean, is interviewed by Trinidad local media representatives following the Mar. 26 opening ceremony. (Photo by Master Sgt. Brenda Benner, Texas Army National Guard) (Photo Credit: Master Sgt. Brenda Benner) VIEW ORIGINAL
Dr. Roy L. Austin, left, the United States Ambassador to Trinidad and Tobago, and Col. Robert Casias, of United States Army South, complete the tour of Camp Mausica’s headquarters Mar. 26.  (Photo by Master Sgt. Brenda Benner, Texas Army National Guard)
7 / 8 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Dr. Roy L. Austin, left, the United States Ambassador to Trinidad and Tobago, and Col. Robert Casias, of United States Army South, complete the tour of Camp Mausica’s headquarters Mar. 26. (Photo by Master Sgt. Brenda Benner, Texas Army National Guard) (Photo Credit: Master Sgt. Brenda Benner) VIEW ORIGINAL
Trinidad and Tobago Defense Force Pvt. Brian Francis, left, and U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Nathan Arguin of 6th Engineer Support Battalion, 4th Marines Logistic Group, stack lumber for their school construction project during the Beyond the Horizon 2008 multinational exercise.  (Photo by Master Sgt. Brenda Benner, Texas Army National Guard)
8 / 8 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Trinidad and Tobago Defense Force Pvt. Brian Francis, left, and U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Nathan Arguin of 6th Engineer Support Battalion, 4th Marines Logistic Group, stack lumber for their school construction project during the Beyond the Horizon 2008 multinational exercise. (Photo by Master Sgt. Brenda Benner, Texas Army National Guard) (Photo Credit: Master Sgt. Brenda Benner) VIEW ORIGINAL