2nd Brigade at JRTC

Spc. Michael Mazock, for 4th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, “died” after an attack by mock Afghan forces at aforward aid station at joint combat outpost Turani between midnight and 2 a.m. Saturday. (His camelback water bottle thing started leaking, which is what is behind his head).At least 200 of the squadron’s 550 soldiers were “killed” during the two-day attack, which was part of a six-day force on force training exercise the brigade is conducting at the Joint Readiness Training Center at Fort Polk, La. Training started May 16 and will wrap up May 21.

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