Images: Australian Battle Drills [Image 2 of 6]
Photo by Sgt. Matthew Thompson
An Australian soldier assumes a solid fighting position behind rocks and tree roots during a training exercise, Sept. 11, 2008, at Hohenfels, Germany. The maneuvers helped prepare the unit for Cooperative Spirit 2008, a joint training event for the America, Britain, Canada, Australia and New Zealand Armies Program. ABCA has been dedicated to close interopability gaps between the five nations for decades.