Camera Icon

Images: Cross-training makes for well-rounded soldier [Image 2 of 3]

Photo by Sgt. Shanika FutrellSmall RSS IconSubscriptions Icon

Cross-training makes for well-rounded soldier

Sgt. Christopher Thorson, the shop foreman with the Company E, 4th Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment, releases the crane’s hook, as Spc. Angelica Antiporda, a quartermaster and chemical equipment repairer with the Company E, 4th Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment, moves the controls, Oct. 19, during training at the Joint Readiness Training Center near Fort Polk, La. Daily training, conducted in realistic environments, under realistic circumstances, ensures our forces maintain the highest levels of proficiency and readiness for worldwide deployment.



Web Views
2
Downloads
0

Podcast Hits
0



Public Domain Mark
This work, Cross-training makes for well-rounded soldier [Image 2 of 3], by SGT Shanika Futrell, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:10.19.2012

Date Posted:10.23.2012 16:02

Photo ID:766088

VIRIN:121019-A-CK382-046

Resolution:4928x3264

Size:6.54 MB

Location:FORT POLK, LA, USGlobe

Gallery Images

More Like This

  • A D Company, 5th Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, soldier prepares for a convoy to a downed aircraft recovery mission at the Joint Readiness Training Center at Fort Polk, La., Jan. 18, 2011. DART missions conducted by D Company were executed by ground vehicles and aircraft.
  • First Lt. Galen Dahl (fourth from the right), a platoon leader with 4th  Platoon, D Company, 1st  Battalion 32st Infantry Regiment directs role players acting as Afghan National Army soldiers to their positions prior to conducting a key leader engagement as part of his platoon’s combat patrol situational training exercise at the Joint Readiness Training Center in Fort Polk, La.
  • Lt. Galen Dahl, a platoon leader with 4th  Platoon, D Company, 1st  Battalion 32st Infantry Regiment and his interpreter receive a briefing from a role player acting as a Afghan Army battalion commander prior to conducting a Key Leader Engagement as part of his platoon’s combat patrol situational training exercise at the Joint Readiness Training Center in Fort Polk, La.
  • Spc. Josiah Williams, a CH-47 Chinook flight engineer with 4th Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment, “Task Force Wings,” 159th Combat Aviation Brigade, instructs the ground units on how to conduct slingload operations effectively during field training near Fort Polk, La., Oct.6. TF Wings’ soldiers are committed to protecting their most valuable resource – its personnel, and they do this by training the soldiers the right way to do a slingload to prevent injury and damage to equipment.

Associated News

Cross-training makes for well-rounded soldier

Options

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

HOLIDAY GREETINGS

SELECT A HOLIDAY:

VIDEO ON DEMAND

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Youtube
  • Flickr