Army in the Pacific adopts new style of deployment
By William Cole
Aug. 28, 2014
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COURTESY U.S. ARMY U.S. Army and Indonesian paratroopers exited a C-17 Globemaster aircraft June 18, 2013, during the U.S. Army Pacific-sponsored annual Garuda Shield exercise in West Java, Indonesia. The paratroopers represent the U.S. Army 82nd Airborne Division and Indonesian Army 1st Infantry Division. About 550 soldiers with the 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team out of Washington state and supporting units are heading to this year’s exercise.