An Iraqi army soldier carries Pvt. Jose Carrera, of Company A, 703rd Brigade Support Battalion, who was playing the role of a casaulty as part of the emergency trauma station during testing for the Iraqi Field Medical Badge Al Asad Air Base, Iraq, May 2. The emergency trauma station was one portion of the competition, which also included a six-mile ruck march, extensive written testing and additional training lanes where competitors had to evaluate and treat the wounds of simulated casualties. The competition was based largely on the requirements for the U.S. Army's Expert Field Medical Badge.
|Date Posted:||05.11.2011 06:49|
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