Courtesy of Tech. Sgt. Michael McGhee
Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa
Task Force Bayonet has nearly 200 U.S. Army Soldiers from 3rd Battalion 144th Infantry Regiment "Fourth Texas" and 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division onboard Camp Lemonnier in Djibouti, Africa, are going through a rigorous training course to obtain the Expert Infantryman Badge (EIB). The EIB is a coveted special skills badge that requires infantry Soldiers to pass a five-day evaluation that consists of an Army Physical Fitness Test, day and night land navigation, a 12-mile forced march, and 30 individual tasks covering weapons, medical, and security patrol skills.
(Video Imagery provided by U.S. Air National Guard Tech. Sgt. Michael McGhee)
Friday, January 26, 2018 12:44:00 PM