UNITED STATES

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (Mar. 28, 2017) – Spc. Matthew Ritter, an infantryman, assigned to Charlie Troop, 5th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, provides security while his squad mate prepares to scout the objective during a platoon live fire validation exercise. The event consists of air assault, platoon offense, LOA, casualty medivac, surveillance and breaking contact to ensure troop readiness (U.S. Army Photo by Pfc Liem Huynh).

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