Exercise Spartan Agoge

U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher

Army Command Sgt. Maj. James Gaw, a native of Tucson, Ariz., the senior enlisted noncommissioned officer assigned to the 6th Brigade Engineer Battalion (Airborne), 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division, U.S. Army Alaska, watches for Soldiers making their way to a designated assembly area after executing a joint forcible entry exercise at Malemute Drop Zone on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 23, 2016, as part of Exercise Spartan Agoge. Spartan Agoge is a brigade-level field training exercise that began Aug. 15, and focuses on an array of combat-related tasks from squad live-fire exercises to helicopter air insertion and airborne assault training.

More Stories From This Author