CJTF-HOA Soldiers of the month participate in special AT4 live-fire training

Spc. Willie Christopher, selected by 1st Battalion, 153rd Infantry Regiment, as one of nine Soldiers of the month, fires the AT4 while deployed with the Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa in Djibouti. Soldiers of the month were offered the opportunity to participate in a limited AT4 live-fire exercise at a range along the southern coast of the Gulf of Tadjoura, Aug. 22, 2017. The AT4 is a shoulder-fired anti-tank weapon that is disposable after just one use, making it a special opportunity to fire one. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Joe Harwood)
Spc. Willie Christopher, selected by 1st Battalion, 153rd Infantry Regiment, as one of nine Soldiers of the month, fires the AT4 while deployed with the Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa in Djibouti. Soldiers of the month were offered the opportunity to participate in a limited AT4 live-fire exercise at a range along the southern coast of the Gulf of Tadjoura, Aug. 22, 2017. The AT4 is a shoulder-fired anti-tank weapon that is disposable after just one use, making it a special opportunity to fire one. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Joe Harwood)
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