U.S. Soldiers Participate in Exercise Saber Junction 2012

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S Army Col. Keith Barclay, center, conducts a briefing during Saber Junction 2012, at the Grafenwoehr Training Area in Grafenwoehr, Germany, Oct. 17, 2012. Saber Junction 2012, the U.S. Army Europe‚Äôs premier training event, is a large-scale, joint, multinational, military exercise with 19 participating nations.  U.S. Army photo by Spc. W. Ryan Livingston
  • A heavy-equipment palette lands on the drop zone after an Air Force C-17 Globemaster, assigned to the Heavy Air Lift Wing in Pápa,  Hungary, delivers it on the maneuver rights area near Amberg during exercise Saber Junction 2012, in Grafenwoehr, Germany, Oct. 17, 2012.  U.S. Army Europe photo by Staff Sgt. Pablo N. Piedra
  • U.S. Army soldiers perform heavy-load drop recovery operations during Saber Junction 2012, in Grafenwoehr, Germany, Oct. 17, 2012. The drop was conducted by pilots with the Heavy Air Lift Wing in Pápa, Hungary, as a part of Saber Junction.  The U.S. soldiers are assigned to the 2nd Support Troop, 2nd Calvary Regiment. U.S. Army Europe photo by Staff Sgt. Pablo N. Piedra
  • U.S. Army soldiers perform heavy-load drop recovery operations during exercise Saber Junction 2012, in Grafenwoehr, Germany, Oct. 17, 2012. The drop was conducted by pilots with the Heavy Air Lift Wing in Pápa, Hungary,as a part of Saber Junction.  U.S. Army Europe photo by Staff Sgt. Pablo N. Piedra
  • U.S. Army Spc. Oscar Gonzalez pulls rear security during heavy-load drop recovery operations during exercise Saber Junction 2012 in Grafenwoehr, Germany, Oct. 17, 2012.  U.S. Army Europe photo by Staff Sgt. Pablo N. Piedra
  • U.S. Army Maj. Gen. James C. Boozer, deputy commanding general and Chief of Staff, U.S. Army Europe, speaks to U.S. Army Maj. Joseph Albright, of the Joint Multinational Readiness Center, during a decisive action training environment exercise, Saber Junction 2012, in Hohenfels, Germany, Oct. 17, 2012.  U.S. Army photo by Spc. Michael Sharp
  • U.S. Army soldiers search for simulated enemy activity during a decisive action training environment exercise, Saber Junction 2012, at the Joint Multinational Readiness Center in Hohenfels, Germany, Oct. 17, 2012.  U.S. Army photo by Spc. Jordan Fuller
  • A U.S. Army soldier pulls security in a Stryker armored vehicle during a decisive action training environment exercise, Saber Junction 2012, at the Joint Multinational Readiness Center in Hohenfels, Germany, Oct. 17, 2012.  U.S. Army photo by Spc. Jordan Fuller