Paladins support Iraqi security forces offensive in West Mosul

Soldiers deliver ammunition with an M992 supply vehicle at a tactical assembly area at Hamam al-Alil to support the start of the Iraqi security forces' offensive in West Mosul, Iraq, Feb. 19, 2017.The soldiers are assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division's 2nd Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team.

Members of the “Greywolf” Brigade’s 2nd Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment are taking the fight to the Islamic State to help their Iraqi allies reclaim the city of Mosul, Iraq.

The “Steel Dragons” are supporting members of the Iraqi Security Forces from the nearby town of Hamam al-Alil, which is about 15 miles from Mosul along the Tigris River, according to the Defense Department.

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