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IRAQ - Every solider in Iraq needs water, food and equipment in order to perform their mission. For some, these things just seem to appear out of the blue, but the soldiers of the 123rd Brigade Support Battalion, 4th Advise and Assist Brigade, 1st Armored Division, know different.
CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE ADDER, Iraq – As Operation New Dawn continues the drawdown of U.S. Forces in Iraq; Contingency Operating Base Adder has become the main fuel hub in the process of exporting military assets out of the country.
CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE ADDER, Iraq – Communication skills can be taught when it comes to human interaction or technology, but one Soldier has learned a communication skill set with horses that goes beyond words.
Service Members Enjoy a Thanksgiving Feast, Dining Facility Celebrates the Holidays and its Last Day OpenWritten by Spc. Anthony Zane
CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE ADDER, Iraq – The holidays are fast approaching and while many service members have redeployed home, those who are still in country enjoy one holiday event to give them a taste of home.
CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE ADDER, Iraq – On Contingency Operating Base Adder, humvees, tanks, trucks, and tractors wait silently for their turn to make the more-than 100-mile trip to Kuwait. As U.S. troops leave, the growing list of heavy machinery that cannot be packed into bags or shipping containers has an alternative route out of the country.
COS ECHO, Iraq - For many, the year 2003 is nothing more than a year that is long gone. For South America native, Sgt. 1st Class Fred Fox, a 12-year Army Infantry veteran and former Marine, currently assigned to Company B, 2nd Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, it is a year marked by the beginning of a life changing event.
CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE SPEICHER, Iraq – “Tradition is a very important part of our service. We need to remember where we came from.”