Post Originals  ·   October 9, 2011

The mechanics of a 131-mile battalion relocation

- A battalion of the 2nd Brigade of the 82nd Airborne Division readies for a 131-mile road march from Al Asad Air Base in western Anbar province to Camp Taji, just north of Baghdad. The ground operation--comprised of 93 mine-resistant vehicles and 495 service members--relocates the Battalion around the capital to provide security and support as U.S. forces withdraw southward from northern Iraq. (Oct. 6) ()

- A battalion of the 2nd Brigade of the 82nd Airborne Division readies for a 131-mile road march from Al Asad Air Base in western Anbar province to Camp Taji, just north of Baghdad. The ground operation--comprised of 93 mine-resistant vehicles and 495 service members--relocates the Battalion around the capital to provide security and support as U.S. forces withdraw southward from northern Iraq. (Oct. 6) ()

The mechanics of a 131-mile battalion relocation

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