Images: JTF Guantanamo's Bee Whisperer
Photo by Spc. Cody Black
Air Force Senior Master Sgt. Roy Wann and Master Sgt. James Cheater, deployed with Arkansas Air National Guard's 188th Air Tactical Fighter Wing, assigned to the 474th Expeditionary Civil Engineering Squadron, prepare to transplant a bee colony found at a training location at U.S. Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Oct. 13. The 474th ECES supports Joint Task Force Guantanamo by maintaining the Expeditionary Legal Complex and Camp Justice facilities and infrastructure and fulfilling additional work requests to contribute to the safety and security at JTF Guantanamo. JTF Guantanamo conducts safe, humane, legal and transparent care and custody of detainees, including those convicted by military commission and those ordered released by a court. 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 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:10.30.2009 14:47
Location:GUANTANAMO BAY, CU