19 iunie 2019

Dozens of Combat Badges Awarded During Army Unit's Advisory Deployment


Despite major victories over Islamic State terrorists in Iraq and Syria, soldiers from the Army 's 3rd Cavalry Regiment were still seeing combat in the region during their advise-and-assist mission that ended in February. The Stryker brigade combat team from Fort Hood , Texas, awarded roughly 60 combat badges -- a mix of Combat Infantry Badges (CIB) and Combat Action Badges (CAB), while supporting Iraqi forces in Anbar Province, along the border with Syria and Jordan, 3rd CR leaders told [...]