Camera Icon

Images: First Rakkasan re-enlistment during deployment [Image 3 of 3]

Courtesy Photo

First Rakkasan re-enlistment during deployment

Maj. Michael Gacheru, who hails from Evanston, Ill., a battalion operations officer, 3rd Special Troop Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), administers the oath of enlistment to Sgt. Jasmine Cotton, a native of Norristown, Pa., signal support non-commissioned officer, Headquarters Company, 3rd STB, 3rd BCT, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), pledged her second oath of enlistment at the Memorial Wall of the Fallen here at Forward Operating Base Salerno, Afghanistan, Sept. 26, 2012. Sgt. Cotton was the first Rakkasan to re-enlist while deployed to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.



Web Views
77
Downloads
1

Podcast Hits
0



Public Domain Mark
This work, First Rakkasan re-enlistment during deployment [Image 3 of 3], is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:09.26.2012

Date Posted:09.27.2012 00:24

Photo ID:672674

VIRIN:120926-A-AB123-001

Resolution:3132x3456

Size:1.84 MB

Location:FORWARD OPERATING BASE SALERNO, AFGlobe

Hometown:EVANSTON, IL, US

Gallery Images

More Like This

  • An Unmanned Aerial Vehicle comes in for landing after being operated by soldiers of the Tactical Unmanned Aerial System Platoon, Company B, 3rd Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team “Rakkasans,” 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), at Fort Campbell, Ky., Sept. 9, 2013. The TUAS Platoon spent three weeks in the field to advance their skills and to increase their readiness level so they are ready to assist the brigade on future missions. (U.S. Army Photo by Spc. Brian Smith-Dutton 3/101 Public Affairs)
  • Sgt. 1st Class Jason Bochert, senior noncommissioned officer for the Tactical Unmanned Aerial System Platoon, Company B, 3rd Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team “Rakkasans,” 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Spc. Eric Neilson, a TUAS operator assigned to TUAS Platoon, conduct their pre flight inspections a TUAS before flight at Fort Campbell, Ky., Sept. 9, 2013. Bochert and his platoon spent three weeks in the field to advance their skills and to increase their readiness level so they are ready to assist the brigade on future missions. (U.S. Army illustration by Spc. Brian Smith-Dutton 3/101 Public Affairs)
  • Sgt. 1st Class Jason Bochert, senior noncommissioned officer for the Tactical Unmanned Aerial System Platoon, Company B, 3rd Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team “Rakkasans,” 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), does pre-flight inspection on his “Shadow” before flight at Fort Campbell, Ky., Sept. 9, 2013. Bochert and his platoon spent three weeks in the field to advance their skills and to increase their readiness level so they are ready to assist the brigade on future missions. (U.S. Army Photo by Spc. Brian Smith-Dutton 3/101 Public Affairs)
  • Spc. Thomas Olsen, a Tactical Unmanned Aerial System maintainer assigned to TUAS Platoon, Company B, 3rd Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team “Rakkasans,” 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), launches the Unmanned Aerial System at Fort Campbell, Ky., Sept. 9, 2013. Olsen and the rest of his platoon spent three weeks in the field to advance their skills and to increase their readiness level so they are ready to assist the brigade on future missions. (U.S. Army Photo by Spc. Brian Smith-Dutton 3/101 Public Affairs)

Associated News

Rakkasans kick off deployment with re-enlistment

Options

  • Army
  • Marines
  • Navy
  • Air Force
  • Coast Guard
  • National Guard

HOLIDAY GREETINGS

SELECT A HOLIDAY:

VIDEO ON DEMAND

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Youtube
  • Flickr