Images: Blue Spaders transfer authority to Blue Geronimo [Image 2 of 2]
Photo by Staff Sgt. Jason Epperson
U.S. Army Lt. Col Patrick J. Ellis (right), commander of the 1st Battalion (Airborne), 501st Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division, Task Force Blue Geronimo, and U.S. Army Command Sgt. Maj. Kirk E. Johnson, of the 1st Bn. (Airborne), 501st Inf. Regt., unfurl their battalion colors at Forward Operating Base Salerno in eastern Afghanistan Dec. 27. Task Force Blue Geronimo assumed responsibility of security and training operations in the province from the 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Task Force Blue Spaders.
Date Posted:12.29.2011 23:10
Location:FORWARD OPERATING BASE SALERNO, AF