POTD: Greek Soldiers with U.S. Army Paratroopers

    Photo Of The Day – We are looking at Greek soldiers assigned to the 71st Air Mobile Brigade fast-rope towards a building alongside U.S. Army paratroopers assigned to Bravo Company, 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade.┬áThis happened during the Exercise Iron Sword 19 in Kilkis, Greece, in November, 2019.

    Exercise Iron Sword is a joint training exercise between elements from 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment; 3rd Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment; and the 71st Air Mobile Brigade taking place at the Urban Warfare National Training Center.

    U.S. Army paratroopers

    A Greek soldier with his rifle. As you can notice, there is a difference in the level of the standard of the equipment used by the two countries.

    Below: Nice doggy! A Greek soldier assigned to the 71st Air Mobile Brigade moves towards an objective with his K-9.

    Sprinting with the K-9.

    U.S. Army paratroopers assigned to Bravo Company, 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade move across a field.

    A Greek soldier assigned to the 71st Air Mobile Brigade fires on an objective.

    Greek soldiers assigned to the 71st Air Mobile Brigade and U.S. Army paratroopers assigned to Bravo Company, 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade pose for a group photo.

    (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Lucas)

     

     

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