Soldiers Take Ranger Assessment Course on Fort Benning, Ga.

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Soldiers listen to advice from Army Col. Mark Bidwell during a Ranger assessment course at the Army National Guard Warrior Training Center on Fort Benning, Ga., Feb. 16, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Ashley Cross
  • Army Cpl. Peter Holmes-mitra moves through the woods during the final exercise of a Ranger assessment course at the Army National Guard Warrior Training Center on Fort Benning, Ga., Feb. 19, 2013. Holmes-mitra is an international student from Canada. U.S. Army photo by Ashley Cross
  • Army Cpl. Peter Holmes-mitra makes contact with the objective during the final exercise of a Ranger assessment course at the Army National Guard Warrior Training Center on Fort Benning, Ga., Feb. 19, 2013. Holmes-mitra is an international student from Canada. U.S. Army photo by Ashley Cross
  • Air Force Senior Airman Edwin Calhoun communicates with a fellow soldier during the final exercise of a Ranger assessment course at the Army National Guard Warrior Training Center on Fort Benning, Ga., Feb. 19, 2013. Calhoun is assigned to the Air Force 23rd Special Tactics Squadron. U.S. Army photo by Ashley Cross
  • Army 2nd Lt. Aaron Keller moves up a hill at the initial entry point of the final exercise of a Ranger assessment course at the Army National Guard Warrior Training Center on Fort Benning, Ga., Feb. 19, 2013. Keller is assigned to the Pennsylvania National Guard. U.S. Army photo by Ashley Cross
  • Soldiers move across a road during the final exercise of a Ranger assessment course at the Army National Guard Warrior Training Center on Fort Benning, Ga., Feb. 19, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Ashley Cross
  • Army Staff Sgt. Jeremy Scribner, left, advises Army 2nd Lt. Jesse Faber and Army Sgt. Kario Gonzalez on their course of action during the final exercise of a Ranger assessment course at the Army National Guard Warrior Training Center on Fort Benning, Ga., Feb. 19, 2013. Scribner, a Ranger instructor, is assigned to Company A, Warrior Training Center. U.S. Army photo by Ashley Cross
  • Army Staff Sgt. Jeremy Scribner, left, listens to Army 2nd Lt. Jesse Faber explain his course of action while fellow soldiers pull security during the final exercise of a Ranger assessment course at the Army National Guard Warrior Training Center on Fort Benning, Ga., Feb. 19, 2013. Scribner, a Ranger instructor, is assigned to Company A, Warrior Training Center. U.S. Army photo by Ashley Cross