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    Special Forces Soldiers Reinforce Arctic Combat Skills [Image 2 of 4]

    Special Forces Soldiers Reinforce Arctic Combat Skills

    UNITED STATES

    10.15.2020

    Courtesy Photo

    1st Special Forces Group (Airborne)

    A Green Beret with 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) practices self-recovery from a glacial crevasse during Valor United 20, an arctic warfare training exercise in Seward, Alaska. During the September 2020 exercise, Special Forces and conventional soldiers alike developed their patrolling and survival skills in some of the most unforgiving terrain in the U.S. Key focus areas for the training were arctic, alpine and glacier movement, crevasse rescue, and long-range high-frequency communications. In addition to training, the 1st SFG (A) team assisted 212th Rescue Squadron with wilderness search and rescue operations.

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    IMAGE INFO

    Date Taken: 10.15.2020
    Date Posted: 10.16.2020 16:21
    Photo ID: 6391610
    VIRIN: 201015-A-N1234-002
    Resolution: 960x1280
    Size: 162.96 KB
    Location: US

    Web Views: 204
    Downloads: 22

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