Images: Marching in Memorium [Image 2 of 2]
Photo by Spc. Megan Burnham
A Soldier from Joint Task Force Guantanamo's 525th Military Police Battalion approaches the finish line of the Bataan Death March try-out at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay's Kittery Beach, Jan. 23. Winners of these trials will compete in the Bataan Memorial Death March at White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico. JTF Guantanamo conducts safe, humane, legal and transparent care and custody of detained enemy combatants, including those convicted by military commission and those ordered released. The JTF conducts intelligence collection, analysis and dissemination for the protection of detainees and personnel working in JTF Guantanamo facilities and in support of the Global War on Terror. JTF Guantanamo provides support to the Office of Military Commissions, to law enforcement and to war crimes investigations. The JTF conducts planning for and, on order, responds to Caribbean mass migration operations.
Date Posted:02.03.2009 09:57
Location:GUANTANAMO BAY, CU