The World's Largest Public Domain Media Search Engine
COL. Michael Shields commander of the 172nd Stryker Brigade meets with MG Seung Jo Jung commanding general of the Republic of Korea,1ST Infantry Division at FOB Zaytun on 06 February 2006 in Arbil,Iraq in Support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.(U.S Army photo by SPC. Clydell Kinchen) (Released)

Similar

COL. Michael Shields commander of the 172nd Stryker Brigade meets with MG Seung Jo Jung commanding general of the Republic of Korea,1ST Infantry Division at FOB Zaytun on 06 February 2006 in Arbil,Iraq in Support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.(U.S Army photo by SPC. Clydell Kinchen) (Released)

description

Summary

The original finding aid described this photograph as:

Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM

Base: Mosul

Country: Iraq (IRQ)

Scene Major Command Shown: MULTI-NATIONAL FORCE NORTHWEST

Scene Camera Operator: SPC Clydell Kinchen

Release Status: Released to Public
Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Iraq War aka Operation IRAQI FREEDOM was the 2003 invasion of Iraq, led by U.S. Army General Tommy Franks, under the code-name "Operation Iraqi Freedom". 248,000 soldiers from the United States, 45,000 British soldiers, 2,000 Australian soldiers and 194 Polish soldiers from Special Forces unit GROM sent to Kuwait for the invasion. The invasion force was also supported by Iraqi Kurdish militia troops, estimated to number upwards of 70,000.

date_range

Date

06/02/2006
create

Source

The U.S. National Archives
copyright

Copyright info

No known copyright restrictions

Explore more

michael
michael