CJTF-HOA Photo

DIRE DAWA, Ethiopia (Jan. 5, 2011) Command Sergeant Major Scott Mykoo, Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa senior enlisted leader, addresses Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 74 Detail Horn of Africa (HOA) and Soldiers assigned to 402nd Civil Affairs Battalion, Charlie Company, at Camp Gilbert in Dire Dawa, Ethiopia on Jan. 5, 2011.  Mykoo talked about the importance of unity between the two units who are deployed to CJTF-HOA and have a common goal of building partnerships with host nations through direct engagement with the local populace.
DIRE DAWA, Ethiopia (Jan. 5, 2011) Command Sergeant Major Scott Mykoo, Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa senior enlisted leader, addresses Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 74 Detail Horn of Africa (HOA) and Soldiers assigned to 402nd Civil Affairs Battalion, Charlie Company, at Camp Gilbert in Dire Dawa, Ethiopia on Jan. 5, 2011. Mykoo talked about the importance of unity between the two units who are deployed to CJTF-HOA and have a common goal of building partnerships with host nations through direct engagement with the local populace.
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