Soldiers Bring Goodwill to Iraqis
By Army Spc. Maurice A. Galloway
Special to American Forces Press Service
CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE BASRA, Iraq, Aug. 24, 2009 – Along with their Iraqi counterparts, U.S. soldiers from the 17th Fires Brigade and the 4th Infantry Division’s 2nd Brigade Combat Team handed out food and supplies to residents of Faddaqhryah and Bahar, Iraq, Aug. 18.
Army Cpl. Dale L. Comella, a medic with 17th Fires Brigade’s personnel security detachment, speaks with Iraqi children during a humanitarian aid drop coordinated by the Iraqi army, 17th Fires Brigade and the 4th Infantry Division’s 2nd Brigade Combat Team, Aug. 18, 2009. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Maurice A. Galloway