U.S. Soldiers Provide Medical Response Training on Forward Operating Base Joyce

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Cole Weih, center, instructs Afghan army combat medics during a class on Forward Operating Base Joyce in Afghanistan's Kunar province, March 17, 2013. Weih is assigned to the 101st Airborne Division's Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team. The U.S. soldiers worked with the Afghan medics to efficiently teach combat lifesaver courses to other Afghan soldiers. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Hallgarth
  • A senior Afghan national army soldier participates in a medical training class taught by U.S. soldiers on Forward Operating Base Joyce in Afghanistan's Kunar province, March 17, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Hallgarth
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Cole Weih, center, demonstrates how to properly apply a tourniquet during medical training on Forward Operating Base Joyce in Afghanistan's Kunar province, March 17, 2013. Weih is assigned to the 101st Airborne Division's Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Hallgarth
  • An Afghan army soldier and medic applies a tourniquet to another combat medic during medical training on Forward Operating Base Joyce in Afghanistan's Kunar province, March 17, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Hallgarth
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Cole Weih, second from right, supervises as Afghan army combat medics practice casualty care during medical training on Forward Operating Base Joyce in Afghanistan's Kunar province, March 17, 2013. Weih is assigned to the 101st Airborne Division's Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Hallgarth
  • Afghan army soldiers apply bandages and a tourniquet during medical training on Forward Operating Base Joyce in Afghanistan's Kunar province, March 17, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Hallgarth
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Jason Womack, center, teaches Afghan soldiers how to respond to an explosion from an improvised explosive device during medical training on Forward Operating Base Joyce in Afghanistan's Kunar province, March 17, 2013. Womack is assigned to the 101st Airborne Division's Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Hallgarth
  • Afghan army soldiers practice the procedure to rescue a patient during medical training on Forward Operating Base Joyce in Afghanistan's Kunar province, March 17, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Hallgarth