Bringing smiles to children

By Defense DepartmentDecember 5, 2006

Capt. Tim Peterman, commander, Company C, 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, interacts with Iraqi children during a patrol in Bayji.
1 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Capt. Tim Peterman, commander, Company C, 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, interacts with Iraqi children during a patrol in Bayji. (Photo Credit: Spc. Joshua R. Ford) VIEW ORIGINAL
Spc. Summitt, from 982nd Combat Camera Company, shows Iraqi children video footage of their Al Fahada school in the Bayaa District of Baghdad.
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Capt. Jason Arnold, from Military Transition Team 2, hands out toys to children in a small village in Salah Ad Din Province, Iraq.
3 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Capt. Jason Arnold, from Military Transition Team 2, hands out toys to children in a small village in Salah Ad Din Province, Iraq. (Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Robert C Brogan) VIEW ORIGINAL
Pfc. Brandyn Monds, from Company B, 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, poses for a photo with Iraqi children during a dismounted patrol in a marketplace in Kirkuk, Iraq.
4 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Pfc. Brandyn Monds, from Company B, 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, poses for a photo with Iraqi children during a dismounted patrol in a marketplace in Kirkuk, Iraq. (Photo Credit: Tech. Sgt. Michele A. Desrochers) VIEW ORIGINAL
An Iraqi boy takes a piece of candy from a Soldier with Company A, 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division during a dismounted patrol in Tawiliah village near Kirkuk.
5 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – An Iraqi boy takes a piece of candy from a Soldier with Company A, 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division during a dismounted patrol in Tawiliah village near Kirkuk. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Brian D. Lehnhardt) VIEW ORIGINAL
Spc. Russell Coffey, from 3rd Battalion, 320th Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), interacts with children during a patrol in a small village on the outskirts of Tikrit, Iraq.
6 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Spc. Russell Coffey, from 3rd Battalion, 320th Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), interacts with children during a patrol in a small village on the outskirts of Tikrit, Iraq. (Photo Credit: Spc. Joshua R. Ford) VIEW ORIGINAL