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DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM Hawaii Army National Guard soldiers trained to counter improvised explosive devices Wednesday at Schofield Barracks.
DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM An IED, the black object in the center foreground of the picture, is hidden in the grass. The soldiers’ task was to identify the IED “indicators” that were hidden around a mock Afghan village.
DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COMHAWAII ARMY NATIONAL GUARD SOLDIERS TRAINED TO COUNTER IMPROVISED EXPLOSIVE DEVICES WEDNESDAY AT SCHOFIELD BARRACKS. AT TOP LEFT, CAPT. CARLOS HOOD, MAJ. KEVIN CARB Above is a hidden trip wire.
DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM Capt. Carlos Hood, Maj. Kevin Carbrey and 1st Lt. Johnny Dunn looked at a battery pack hidden in a burned-out car that could be an IED triggering device.