CJTF-HOA Brings Experience, Abilities Together to Conduct Sustainment Operations across Somalia

U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Francisco Valentin, fuels management specialist with the Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa Logistics Directorate’s Base Operating Support-Integrator office, provides updates on support resources to Lt. Col. Derek Hart, director of BOS-I, at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, August 18, 2017.  Hart is responsible for overseeing the continuous flow and coordination of mission-essential resources to forward-deployed U.S. service members throughout Somalia. U.S. Africa Command designated CJTF-HOA as BOS-I in August 2016, putting the 500-person task force in charge of coordinating the efficient use of mission resources to sustain U.S. forces in forward operating locations in Somalia. (U.S. Army photo by Capt. Alán Ortiz)
U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Francisco Valentin, fuels management specialist with the Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa Logistics Directorate’s Base Operating Support-Integrator office, provides updates on support resources to Lt. Col. Derek Hart, director of BOS-I, at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, August 18, 2017. Hart is responsible for overseeing the continuous flow and coordination of mission-essential resources to forward-deployed U.S. service members throughout Somalia. U.S. Africa Command designated CJTF-HOA as BOS-I in August 2016, putting the 500-person task force in charge of coordinating the efficient use of mission resources to sustain U.S. forces in forward operating locations in Somalia. (U.S. Army photo by Capt. Alán Ortiz)
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