DoD Identifies Army Casualties
The Department of Defense announced today the death of nine soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. They died of wounds suffered when their outpost was attacked by small arms fire and rocket propelled grenades from enemy forces in Wanat, [...]
U.S. Army Capt. Rick Oliver, from Mitchell Field, N.Y., executive officer of Charlie Company, and Spc. Chris Burnely, from Leadsville, La., assigned to Team Iraqi Security Forces, Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade, 10th Mountain Division, Ft. Polk, La., attempt to confirm a possible improvised explosive device, Baghdad, Iraq, April 9, 2008.
Iraqi army soldiers from the 2nd Battalion, 43rd Brigade, 11th Iraqi Army Division, conduct a cordon and knock clearing operation in the Jihad community of the Rashid district in southern Baghdad. The IA jundi planned, coordinated and conducted the operation with the leaders and Soldiers of the 1st Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat [...]
U.S. Army 1st Sgt. Shane Chapman gives another soldier a boost in order to see over a door for possible threats during a cordon and search mission in Al Sinaa, Iraq, on April 1, 2008. The soldiers are from 1st Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division. DoD photo by Pfc. [...]
Mar. 11, 2008 - U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Philip Kriner checks for explosive residue on an Iraqi man’s hands during a dismounted patrol in Amulshabi, Kirkuk, Iraq, March 11, 2008. Kriner is from Delta Company, 2nd Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division. DoD photo by Staff Sgt. Samuel Bendet, U.S. [...]
Staff Sgt. Joseph Brown, a native of Oswego, N.Y., talks to a child while on patrol in the Taji Qada, which is northwest of Baghdad. Brown is a member of with Company A, 1st Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment “Wolfhounds,” 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team Stryker “Warrior,” 25th Infantry Division, Multi-National Division – Baghdad. (U.S. Army [...]
Narang sub-governor, Haii Tahulam, hands out school supplies Dec. 4 at a school in Bar Narang. The supplies were donated by Destined Company, 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment (Airborne).
U.S. Army Sgt. Robert Anderson (left) digs as Sgt. Justin Bohannon waits his turn as they search the home of a suspected insurgent in Owesat, Iraq, on Dec. 18, 2007. Soldiers of the 3rd Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, searched the home after a Concerned Local Citizen checkpoint [...]