The word on the street was that "Hardrock" was buying weapons for the next few days. Dozens of local Iraqis walked or drove to the Police Academy in south Karbala in hopes of selling their arms and ordnance to the coalition soldiers in early June.
Medical Soldiers from Task Force 1-37 Armor, 1st Battalion, 37th Armor Regiment, 1st Armored Division, together with medical professionals from the Thailand Task Force conducted a medical treatment program for more than 100 Iraqi Police Service Officers and Iraqi Civil Defense Corps soldiers during a joint Medical Civil Action Program.
When Master Sgt. Maurice Woods, noncommissioned officer in charge of the liaison section, 425th Civil Affairs Battalion, was selected to serve a shift as Sergeant of the Guard at Task Force 1st Armored Division's Headquarters May 28, it was the first time he had pulled guard duty in 35 years.