U.S., Afghan Soldiers Conduct Medevac Training in Kunar Province

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Sgt. Zachary Smith, left foreground, gives a training briefing before conducting a medical evacuation class on Forward Operating Base Joyce in Kunar province, Afghanistan, March 25, 2013. Smith is assigned to the 101st Airborne Division's Company C, 2nd Battalion, 149th Aviation Regiment, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Hallgarth
  • U.S. soldiers prepare mock casualties to be loaded onto a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter during medical evacuation training with Afghan soldiers on Forward Operating Base Joyce in Kunar province, Afghanistan, March 25, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Hallgarth
  • U.S. soldiers unload a mock casualty from a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter during medical evacuation training with Afghan soldiers on Forward Operating Base Joyce in Kunar province, Afghanistan, March 25, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Hallgarth
  • U.S. soldiers provide medical care and prepare a mock casualty to be loaded onto a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter during medical evacuation training on Forward Operating Base Joyce in Kunar province, Afghanistan, March 25, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Hallgarth
  • U.S. and Afghan soldiers carry a mock casualty away from a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter during medical evacuation training on Forward Operating Base Joyce in Kunar province, Afghanistan, March 25, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Hallgarth
  • U.S. Army Spc. Michelle Spino, kneeling left, prepares a simulated casualty for loading onto a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter during medical evacuation training with Afghan soldiers on Forward Operating Base Joyce in Kunar province, Afghanistan, March 25, 2013. Spino 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
  • U.S. Army Spc. Michelle Spino, left, hooks a simulated casualty up to a hoist system during medical evacuation training with Afghan soldiers on Forward Operating Base Joyce in Kunar province, Afghanistan, March 25, 2013. Spino 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
  • U.S. Army Spc. Michelle Spino, center, participates in a hoist drill during medical evacuation training with Afghan soldiers on Forward Operating Base Joyce in Kunar province, Afghanistan, March 25, 2013. Spino 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