Soldiers Conduct Howitzer Training on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Army Staff Sgt. Christian Aleman yells orders to his team before they fire a 105mm howitzer at a drop zone on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Dec. 3, 2013. Aleman is assigned to the 25th Infantry Division's 2nd Battalion, 377th Parachute Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Alaska. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Army Sgt. 1st Class Joshua Burnett, left, outlines the safe limits of fire for a 105mm howitzer from the helmet band of Army Spc. Nathan Arthur during a safety and mission brief on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Dec. 3, 2013. Burnett is assigned to the 25th Infantry Division's 2nd Battalion, 377th Parachute Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Alaska. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Army Spc. Nathan Arthur, right, looks past the sight of a 105mm howitzer on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Dec. 3, 2013. Arthur, a gunner, is assigned to the 25th Infantry Division's 2nd Battalion, 377th Parachute Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Alaska. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Army Spc. Alexander Santos prepares to load a round into a 105mm howitzer on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Dec. 3, 2013. Santos is assigned to the 25th Infantry Division's 2nd Battalion, 377th Parachute Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Alaska. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Paratroopers load a round into a 105mm howitzer on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Dec. 3, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Paratroopers fire a 105mm howitzer on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Dec. 3, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Army Pfc. Robert Moser, right, watches Army Spc. Alexander Santos throw a shell casing after his team fires a 105mm howitzer on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Dec. 3, 2013. Moser and Santos are assigned to the 25th Infantry Division's 2nd Battalion, 377th Parachute Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Alaska. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Army Spc. Nathan Arthur, center, looks through the sight of a 105mm howitzer as Army Staff Sgt. Christian Aleman, right, looks over his shoulder on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Dec. 3, 2013. Arthur, a gunner, and Aleman are assigned to the 25th Infantry Division's 2nd Battalion, 377th Parachute Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Alaska.   U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher