Baque, Deanna
August 2007
Soldiers;Aug2007, Vol. 62 Issue 8, p43
The article reports on the support of soldiers from the 1st Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Combat Aviation Brigade and 1st Infantry Division to the U.S. Border Patrol's El Paso Sector in Texas. Part of a Joint Task Force (JTF)-North homeland-security-support mission was the deployment of the 1st Squadron to the U.S.-Mexico border. The squadron had performed many of its mission-essential tasks because the terrain and environment in the El Paso area are similar to that of Iraq and Afghanistan.


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