U.S. Soldiers Conduct Mass Casualty Exercise on Forward Operating Base Salerno

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army 1st Lt. Andrews Kearns, left, provides direction to U.S. Army Pvt. 1st Class Bryce Mickelson, right, during a mass casualty exercise on Forward Operating Base Salerno, Afghanistan, Aug. 6, 2013. Kearns, a platoon leader, and Mickelson are assigned to Company W, 2nd Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment. U.S. Army photo by Maj. Kamil Sztalkoper
  • U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Peter Bracket provides medical care to a simulated casualty during a mass casualty exercise on Forward Operating Base Salerno, Afghanistan, Aug. 6, 2013. Bracket, a platoon sergeant, is assigned to Company W, 2nd Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Special Troops Battalion. U.S. Army photo by Maj. Kamil Sztalkoper
  • U.S. soldiers transport a simulated casualty to the casualty collection point during a mass casualty exercise on Forward Operating Base Salerno, Afghanistan, Aug. 6, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Maj. Kamil Sztalkoper
  • U.S. soldiers provide medical care to simulated casualties at the casualty collection point during a mass casualty exercise on Forward Operating Base Salerno, Afghanistan, Aug. 6, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Maj. Kamil Sztalkoper
  • U.S. Army Pfc. Katie Dove assists in the loading of a simulated casualty during a mass casualty exercise on Forward Operating Base Salerno, Afghanistan, August 6, 2013. Dove, a combat medic, is assigned to the 101st Airborne Division's Company C, 801st Brigade Support Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Maj. Kamil Sztalkoper
  • U.S. soldiers transport a simulated casualty to the casualty collection point during a mass casualty exercise on Forward Operating Base Salerno, Afghanistan, Aug. 6, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Todd Christopherson
  • U.S. soldiers transport a simulated casualty to an awaiting HH-60 Black Hawk helicopter during a mass casualty exercise on Forward Operating Base Salerno, Afghanistan, Aug. 6, 2013. The soldiers are assigned to the 801st Brigade Support Battalion, and the helicopter crew is assigned to Company C, 3rd Battalion, 238th Aviation Regiment. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Todd Christopherson