Images: Soldiers build rapport with local villagers [Image 3 of 7]
Photo by Staff Sgt. Justin Weaver
A U.S. Soldier from the 1st Battalion, 12th Infantry Regiment, escorts the village elder of Esquabad to a village assessment with the Charlie Company commander. As Capt. Duke Reim, C-CO commander, is finding out, the villagers are more receptive to him and his Soldiers when they see them interacting with them on a personal level, providing consistent security and meeting their needs.
Date Posted:10.04.2009 06:28