ANP graduate first female officers from PTC

Taking Aim: Female ANP recruits familiarize themselves with their rifles during weapons training, a part of the basic police training taught at the PTC in Qalat. Photo by Capt. Vinh Bui

Story by: Sgt. Jerry Wilson
CTZ Public Affairs

ZABUL, Afghanistan – Troopers from the 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment working alongside their Afghan National Police partners at the Police Training Center in Qalat started the New Year right Monday, Jan 3 by graduating a class of 134 new recruits. Class 1101 had the distinction of not only being the first class of 2011, but also the first class to include volunteers from the Commerce Stability Program and five female recruits.

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Have Bible Will Travel (the 2SCR Chaplains Corps)

Father Mario Rosario gives holy communion to a 2SCR Trooper stationed at Combat Outpost Atghar .

Story and photos by: Sgt. Jerry Wilson
(CTZ Public Affairs)

ZABUL, Afghanistan – The spiritual welfare of each Trooper of the 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment rests squarely on the shoulders of the Regimental Chaplain’s Corp. During their current deployment to Afghanistan, there are six Chaplains to service over 4,000 Dragoons stretched over an area of operation the size of Texas.

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L Company “Lightning Bolt” Newsletter

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Lightning Bolt newsletter DEC 2010

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