Members of CJTF-HOA Strive for Gold During German Military Challenge in Djibouti

Members of the 3rd Battalion, 144th Infantry Regiment,Texas National Guard, assigned toTask Force Bayonet, Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa, listen as their leadership congratulates them for earning the German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge (GAFPB) at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Dec. 8, 2017. Competitors completed a physical fitness test, uniformed swim, weapons qualification, ruck march, first aid course and chemical warfare course to be awarded the GAFPB, a decoration of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Germany and one of the few foreign allied military awards that U.S. service members are authorized to wear. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Allyson L. Manners)

By Staff Sgt. Allyson L. Manners Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti Dec 15, 2017
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