Soldiers Conduct Quick Reaction Training in Alaska

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Army Pfc. William Sierocinski participates in a road march to the water treatment facility on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 19, 2013. Sierocinski is assigned to the 1st Squadron Airborne, 40th Cavalry Regiment. Soldiers were alerted for a training exercise simulating the aftermath of an earthquake and tsunami in a country to which they were deployed. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Army 1st Lt. Justin Petersen, left, and Army Sgt. Michael Talent, right, participate in a road march on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 19, 2013. Petersen and Talent are assigned to the 1st Squadron Airborne, 40th Cavalry Regiment. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Army Pfc. JR Lanning provides security on the perimeter of the water treatment facility on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 19, 2013. Lanning is assigned to the 1st Squadron Airborne, 40th Cavalry Regiment. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Army Staff Sgt. Homer Teague, left, checks on Army Sgt. Dakota Laursen, right, at the gate of the water treatment facility on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 19, 2013. Teague and Laursen are assigned to the 1st Squadron Airborne, 40th Cavalry Regiment. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • A soldier provides security overwatch from the roof of the water treatment facility during an exercise on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 19, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Army Sgt. Rodolphe Dojoie provides security at the water treatment facility during an exercise on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 19, 2013. Dojoie is assigned to the 1st Squadron Airborne, 40th Cavalry Regiment. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Army Pfc. Travis Watson, left, and Army Staff Sgt. Homer Teague, right, search a soldier playing the part of a local leader during a natural disaster exercise on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 19, 2013. Watson and Teague are assigned to the 1st Squadron Airborne, 40th Cavalry Regiment. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Army Staff Sgt. Homer Teague lines up his soldiers to diffuse a civil disturbance during an exercise near the water treatment facility on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 19, 2013.  U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Soldiers respond to a mock civil disturbance outside the main gate of the water treatment facility on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 19, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • A soldier monitors a radio at the water treatment facility on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 19, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher