TITLE

Dakota Soldiers Train in Mississippi

AUTHOR(S)
Butler, Charles
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Soldiers;Feb2008, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the training of the South Dakota National Guard Soldiers at Camp Shelby, Mississippi, in preparation for their deployment in Iraq in December 2007. The soldiers spent 10 days training and living in the field. Training focused on theater-specific situation in preparation for its security-force missions. The training included driving an armored Humvee while wearing night-vision goggles and hand-to-hand combative moves.
ACCESSION #
31189236

 

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