Airmen reach out to help Iraqis

Cobb, Sean E.
June 2004
Airman;Jun2004, Vol. 48 Issue 6, p9
Reports on the humanitarian mission conducted by the members of the chaplaincy, Air Force office of special investigations, medical squadron and security forces of the 447th Air Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron of the U.S. Army in Vedgha, Iraq. Handing out of clothing, toys and food to the Iraqis.


Related Articles

  • Information Superiority and the Future of Mission Orders. Garrett, Anthony R. // Military Review;Nov/Dec99, Vol. 79 Issue 6, p61 

    Suggests integrating information superiority with combined doctrine and mission orders to provide battle command for dominant maneuver in the United States (US) Armed Forces. Conditions for the US Army to retain centralized battle command; Forecasts on lethal warfare in the 21st century.

  • PORTABLE PHOTO PRINTERS CAN AID MISSION. Anderson, Thomas // Infantry;Jul/Aug2006, Vol. 95 Issue 4, p3 

    The article discusses the benefits of using portable photo printers in military missions. Leaving a photographic memory of their positive encounter with American forces would act as a constant reminder of the difference in attitude and actions of our Army's soldiers and the terrorists. A printed...

  • 'CHOSIN' PLATOON CLIMBS TO VICTORY IN KORENGAL. Pintagro, Michael // Infantry;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 95 Issue 5, p10 

    The article focuses on the military missions of the 2nd Platoon of the Combat Company of the Chosin Battalion of U.S. Army's 10th Mountain Division in the Shuriak and Pech Valleys of northeastern Afghanistan. They patroled the Shuriak Valley during Operation Mountain Lion, moving into strategic...

  • Fostering a Culture of Mission Command. Blanton, David E. // Cavalry & Armor Journal;Jul-Sep2014, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p21 

    The article discusses concept of mission command, its relevance and core principles, and how to apply it in military organizations. Topics mentioned include the reason why mission command is misunderstood by young U.S. Army leaders, the history of mission command in the early 19th century, and...

  • On the Road With the Hell Hounds. Gordon, Jack // Soldiers;Apr2005, Vol. 60 Issue 4, p16 

    Focuses on the mission of the 810th Military Police Company of the U.S. Army Reserves in conducting convoy-security operations into Iraq. Comments of soldiers on their experiences on their drive to Baghdad; Attitude and behavior of the soldiers in their mission.

  • Airfield Seizure Combat Health Support. Bender, Brian J. // Army Logistician;Mar/Apr2004, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p10 

    Focuses on medical personnel in U.S. airborne operations and airfield seizures. Key tasks associated with an airfield seizure; Cross-loading of medical personnel onto multiple aircraft to ensure that the loss of one aircraft does not keep the mission from being completed; Personnel and military...

  • Focusing on the Critical, Not the Urgent. Kem, Jack // Military Intelligence Professional Bulletin;Jul-Sep2005, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p32 

    The author offers advice on dealing with critical tasks and urgent tasks in the U.S. Army especially in the concepts of the Mission Essential Task List, the Commander's Critical Information Requirements and the specific intelligence related concept of priority intelligence requirements. Steps to...

  • My DISCOM is Gone - Dude, Where's My Support?  // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly;Oct2006, Issue 647, p58 

    The article reports that theater sustainment commands outside the U.S. will continue to be performing the old division support command and corps support command functions but with the new Army Sustainment Command (ASC). In the continental U.S. (CONUS), the new command will be taking up the...

  • The New Zealand Defence Force--How Does It Stack Up? Woon, Leanne J. // Army Logistician;Mar/Apr2004, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p30 

    Compares the New Zealand's Defense Force (NZDF) with those of the U.S. Army. Implementation of the initiative "Rationalization Reviews," by the NZDF in 1995 in an effort to enhance efficiency and effectiveness; Outsourcing of the U.S. Army's logistics support; Seamless logistics systems of the...


Read the Article


Sign out of this library

Other Topics