Sgt. 1st Class Michael Griffin, with the special operations testing director, supervises an allied soldier during a simulation exercise. Jumpmasters and soldiers from nine different countries joined U.S. jumpmasters in parachute familiarization training in preparation of the 16th Annual Randy Oler Memorial Operation Toy Drop, Dec. 2. The training involved trying on the different parachutes the U.S. offers, the procedures to operate the parachutes and simulation of landing the parachutes. Operation Toy Drop the world's largest combined airborne operation hosted by a U.S. Reserve unit, the U.S. Army Civil Affairs & Psychological Operations Command (Airborne). The event allows soldiers the opportunity to help bring toys to children less fortunate during the holiday. (U.S. Army Photo by Staff Sgt. Sharilyn Wells/USACAPOC(A) PAO)
|Date Posted:||12.05.2013 14:56|
|Location:||FORT BRAGG, NC, US|
|Hometown:||FAYETTEVILLE, NC, US|
|Hometown:||FORT BRAGG, NC, US|
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