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Operation Iraqi Freedom


Outside the Camp Virginia Battalion Aid Station at Camp Virginia, Kuwait, on February 22, 2002.  The station is run by the Third Infantry Division Forward Support Medical Company. (Official photo by SGT Kevin P. Bell, 55th Signal Co. (Combat Camera), Camp Virginia, Kuwait; VIRIN: 030222-A-6418B-009)

CPT Jamie Cherry marks the area for the smallpox with four black dots as a guide for the medics to give the shots.  Cherry is with 28th Combat Support Hospital out of Ft. Bragg, NC.  (Official photo by SSG Michelle Labriel, 55th Signal Company (Combat Camera) Camp Virginia, Kuwait; VIRIN: 030318-A-6132L-016)

The 581st Area Support Medical Company of the 61st Area Support Medical Battalion prepare to move to Camp Virginia, Kuwait in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.  (Official photo by SSG Olga Steiert, 55th Signal Company (Combat Camera) Camp Arifjan, Kuwait; VIRIN: 030323-A-5952S-010)

A medical team from 1st Force Service Support Group, Health Services Battalion, transfers a wounded Marine from an Army Blackhawk to an ambulance in Iraq on March 29, 2003.  (Official photo by LCPL Christopher H. Fitzgerald, MWSS-373,  (Combat Camera) Jalibah, Iraq; VIRIN: 030329-M-2237F-001)

U.S. Army SGT Wendy Oehlman and MAJ Spencer Dickens, of the 86th Combat Support Hospital, give post operation care to a civilian Iraqi child on March 30, 2003, at an undisclosed location in south central Iraq.  (Official photo by SGT Kyran V. Adams, 55th Signal Co., Fort Meade, MD (Combat Camera) Camp Doha, Kuwait; VIRIN: 030330-A-6727A-003)

Soldiers assigned to the 407th Forward Support Battalion (FSB) offload supplies to soldiers of the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, on March 31, 2003, at an undisclosed assembly area in south central Iraq.  The 407th FSB are transporting ammunition, food and other supplies to the 2nd Brigade Combat Team of the 82nd Airborne Division.  (Official photo by SGT Kyran V. Adams, 55th Signal Company (Combat Camera) Camp Doha, Kuwait; VIRIN: 030330-A-6727A-008)

Soldiers from various units in and supporting the 82nd Airborne Division are at temporary assembly area on March 30, 2003, at an undisclosed area in south central Iraq.  (Official photo by SGT Kyran V. Adams, 55th Signal Company (Combat Camera) Camp Doha, Kuwait; VIRIN: 030330-A-6727A-009)

U.S. Army medical of the 86th Combat Support Hospital move an Iraqi civilian to a care facility on March 30, 2003, at an undisclosed location in south central Iraq.  (Official photo by SGT Kyran V. Adams, 55th Signal Company (Combat Camera) Camp Doha, Kuwait; VIRIN: 030330-A-6727A-010)

U.S. Army Maj. Christine Edwards prepares dinner for Iraqi civilians at a field hospital on March 30, 2003, at an undisclosed location in south central Iraq.  (Official photo by SGT Kyran V. Adams, 55th Signal Company (Combat Camera) Camp Doha, Kuwait; VIRIN: 030330-A-6727A-014)

U.S. Army medics of the 86th Combat Support Hospital give care to an Iraqi teenager on March 30, 2003, at an undisclosed location in south central Iraq.  (Official photo by SGT Kyran V. Adams, 55th Signal Company (Combat Camera) Camp Doha, Kuwait; VIRIN: 030330-A-6727A-015)

U.S. Army medics set up sleeping quarters on March 30, 2003, at an undisclosed location in south central Iraq.  (Official photo by SGT Kyran V. Adams, 55th Signal Company (Combat Camera) Camp Doha, Kuwait; VIRIN: 030330-A-6727A-016)

U.S. medics of the 86th Combat Support Hospital transport injured Iraqi civilians to the hospital on March 30, 2003, at an undisclosed location in south central Iraq.  (Official photo by SGT Kyran V. Adams, 55th Signal Company (Combat Camera) Camp Doha, Kuwait; VIRIN: 030330-A-6727A-018)

U.S. Army PFC Sarah Weddle, a combat medic, SPC Rey Rivera, a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), and CPT Troy Palmer, a Registered Nurse (RN), all with the 546th Area Support Medical Company from Fort Hood, TX, prepare the patient hold area of the field medical tent at an undisclosed location on March 30, 2003.  (Official photo by SSG Quinton T. Burris (Combat Camera); VIRIN: 030330-F-8362B-008)

U.S. Army PFC Sarah Weddle, a combat medic, SPC Rey Rivera, a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), and CPT Troy Palmer, a Registered Nurse (RN), all with the 546th Area Support Medical Company from Fort Hood, TX, prepare the patient hold area of the field medical tent at an undisclosed location on March 30, 2003.  (Official photo by SSG Quinton T. Burris (Combat Camera); VIRIN: 030330-F-8362B-009)

Members of the 86th Combat Support Hospital (CSH) from Fort Campbell, KY, transport a patient to the CSH after retrieving her from a UH-60 Helicopter at an undisclosed location on March 30, 2003.  (Official photo by SSG Quinton T. Burris (Combat Camera); Iraq; VIRIN: 030330-F-8362B-018)

Corpsmen transport wounded from an Army MEDEVAC Blackhawk helicopter to U.S. Marine Corps Charlie Surgical Support Co., Health Services Battalion (HSB) 1st FSSG forward HQ at Camp Viper, Iraq.  Logistics Support Area Viper, 1st FSSG Forward Headquarters, Iraq, March 31, 2003. (Official photo by MSG Edward D. Kniery, MCB Quantico, Logistics Support Area Viper, Iraq (Combat Camera); VIRIN: 030331-M-6910K-021)

U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Centno completes the in-patient chart of an injured U.S. Army soldier in the 86th Combat Support Hospital's Trauma Room, while other members of the 86th CSH is deployed from Fort Campbell, KY. (Official photo by SSG Quinton T. Burris, (Combat Camera); Iraq; VIRIN: 030330-F-8362B-020)

U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Michaela Hayes, paramedic assigned to Headquarters Company of the 82nd Airborne Division, gives intravenous fluids to a soldier who has suffered from dehydration on April 3, 2003, near city of As Samawa, Iraq.  (Official photo by SGT Kyran V. Adams, 55th Signal Company (Combat Camera) Camp Doha, Kuwait; VIRIN: 030403-A-6727A-024)

Soldiers from Charlie Company, 3rd Forward Support Battalion, Fort Steward, Georgia, unload three Iraqi civilians from an ambulance on April 3, 2003.  (Official photo by SGT Keith D. McGrew,  55th Signal Company (Combat Camera) Iraq; VIRIN: 030403-A-8466M-006)

A HH60 helicopter crew from the 82nd Medical Company Aviation, 82nd Airborne Division, unload their aircraft to prepare for another mission, April 4, 2003, at a forward deployed location in south Iraq.  (Official photo by SSGT Shane Cuomo (Combat Camera) Iraq; VIRIN: 030404-F-2034C-007)

The 86th Combat Support Hospital (CSH) at LSA Adder in Tallil, Iraq on April 4, 2003.  (Official photo by SSGT Michelle Labriel, 55th Signal Company (Combat Camera) LSA Adder, Iraq; VIRIN: 030404-A-6132L-009)

Members of the 86th CSH from Fort Campbell, KY, and a U.S. Air Force C-130 medical evacuation flight crew, load injured U.S. soldiers onto a C-130 aircraft for medical evacuation at an undisclosed location on April 4, 2003.  (Official photo by SSGT Quinton T. Burris (Combat Camera); VIRIN: 030404-F-8362B-024)

Members of the Army 86th CSH attend to a patient April 5, 2003, at a forward deployed location in southern Iraq.  (Official photo by SSGT Shane Cuomo (Combat Camera) Iraq; VIRIN: 030405-F-2034C-004)

Members of the Army 86th CSH rush patients from an HH60 Air Ambulance to the hospital April 5, 2003, at a forward deployed location in southern Iraq.  (Official photo by SSGT Shane Cuomo (Combat Camera) Iraq; VIRIN: 030405-F-2034C-023)

Former prisoner of war U.S. Army Specialist Shoshana Johnson tries out her crutches, with help from medical personnel, aboard the C-17 aircraft at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, that will take her and the six other prisoners of war home to the United States.