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SEP STAGE IMPLEMENTATION PLAN

Status of implementation of financial assistance measures as of January 1, 1980 : [Massachusetts] /

Status of implementation of financial assistance measures as of January 1, 1982 : Massachusetts /

Technicians use sanders to prepare aircraft parts for painting. Aircraft inspections and repairs are made quickly and more efficiently due to the implementation of the Strategic Air Command's Readiness Oriented Logistics System, a program which consolidat

A maintenance specialist installs a patch plate on a 509th Bombardment Wing F-111 aircraft. Aircraft inspections and repairs are made quickly and more efficiently due to the implementation of the Strategic Air Command's Readiness Oriented Logistics System

A technician conducts a flight system inspection on a 509th Bombardment Wing F-111 aircraft. Aircraft inspections and repairs are made quickly and more efficiently due to the implementation of the Strategic Air Command's Readiness Oriented Logistics Syste

MAJ Joe Hampton and TSGT David Martin, both Air Force officers, stand beneath the Coast Guard emblem at the National Search and Rescue School, a joint Air Force and Coast Guard operation which teaches global search and rescue techniques. Hampton and Martin teach inland search and rescue, a complementary course to the Coast Guard subjects on coastal and oceanic search and implementation

A close-up view of COL. Mark Smith, chief of Strategic Air Command's Information Systems Implementation Division at Offutt Air Force Base, Neb., and former commander, 1957th Information Systems Group

Portrait of DoD Mr. Albert V. Conte, Director, Implementation Group. (U.S Army photo by Mr. Russell F. Roederer) (Released) (PC-191714)

Vehicles assigned to Implementation Forces (IFOR) await to be moved out of Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina to be used by troops in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. War damaged buildings are in the background

Navy Commander Barbara Ford, Executive Officer to Admiral Leighton Smith Commander Implementation Force, provides the Transfer of Authority Certificate to Admiral Smith, during the Transfer of Authority Ceremony in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina

Admiral Leighton Smith, Commander Implementation Forces (IFOR), speaks during the Transfer of Authority Ceremony in Sarajevo Bosnia-Herzegovina

Implementation Force (IFOR) forklifts at Tuzla AB, Bosnia-Herzegovina line up to quickly download vital cargo from arriving C-130's. The C-130's are airlifting supplies in support of Operation Joint Endeavor

A former United Nations communications van is repainted Implementation Forces (IFOR) green as it becomes part of the United Kingdom IFOR peacekeeping contingent in Split, Croatia

A M172A1 Mobile Bridge is offloaded from a C-17 Globemaster III. It is part of the mobile bridge installed by engineering units crossing the Sava River to move Implementation Forces (IFOR) assets into the theater of operations

MGEN Montgomery Meigs (USA), COMDIV MND-N (Division Commander, Multinational Division North), points toward the entrance of "Observation Point Rock" to Mr. Debeboes. Mr. Debeboes is visiting US forces involved in Operation Joint Guard. Operation Joint Guard is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A Russian BMD-2 Airborne Combat Vehicle, with SFOR markings, is parked in front of several trailer units at the Russian Airborne Brigade in Tojsici, Bosnia-Herzegovina. This Brigade is in Bosnia in support of Operation Joint Guard. Operation Joint Guard is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

US Army Lieutenant Colonel Robin Swan, Task Force [TF] 1-26 Batallion Commander, meets with members of the European Community Monitoring Mission before the resettlement of Muslims (Operation POLLUX) in Mahala, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former...

Russian soldiers a US Army soldier from Camp Dobol (1ST Infantry Division TF1-26 Headquarters, Headquarters Company Scout Platoon) leave on their mission 'Joint Patrol' in the town of Karakaj, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring factions...

Major General Michitish, Program Executive Officer for Ground Combat and Support Systems, shakes hands with Colonel Thompson, First Infantry Commander, during his visit to Camp Dobol, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to ose the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring factions and provide a...

First Lieutenant McCarthy, from the 9th Engineer Battalion, and STAFF Sergeant Duncan, from the 2nd Ordnance (E.O.D.), assess the damages done to the T55 Russian tank, from the day before, on Camp Dobol, Bosnia, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring factions and...

The 4100 Group (Provisional) cargo/passenger terminal is one of the first and last places personnel see when they are assigned to Tuzla Air Base in support of Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring factions and provide a climate of stability

STAFF Sergeant Duncan, from the Explosives Ordnance Detachment, carefully retrieves cases of .50 caliber rounds from a YRP-765 Armored Personnel Carrier that had been seized, by SFOR, in a weapons storage site in the town of Karakaj, Bosnia, and brought to Camp Dobol during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to...

Boce Intersection at grid CQ234643. Aerail Recon taken during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring factions and provide a climate of stability

A Royal Army (British) soldier uses hand signals to guide another Royal Army (British) soldier who is driving a Volvo 4400 Wheeled Loader, with IFOR markings, inside the cargo hold of the VLADIMAR VASLYAYEV, a Russian Commercial RO-RO Container (Gearless) ship. A third Royal Army (British) soldier, wearing a paper facemask, is seen walking towards the wheeled loader. The British are in Croatia to participate in Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), compromised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A Royal Army (British) King 35 tonne Tank Transporter Stepframe Semi-trailer unit, hauling an armored vehicle, leads five other Royal Army (British) vehicles in a convoy through Kupres, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during their deployment in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Two Royal Army (British) Leyland (DAF (4x4) 4000 kg Trucks, marked with IFOR, are parked in convoy formation along the roadside, with the driver of the lead truck talking to a Royal Army (British) soldier, who is standing on the ground. The British soldier is standing in front of a Royal Army Series III Land Rover (4x4) vehicle that is parked on the dirt next to the roadside. Both Leyland trucks have their drop side panelts removed, are carrying heavy equipment, and are entering the north port of Spilt, Croatia (not shown), in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-...

Royal Army (British) soldiers, 1ST The Queen's Dragon Guards (The Welsh Cavalry), prepare to hook-up a Volvo 4400 Wheeled Loader, with a forklift attachment, to a vehicle parked inside the cargo hold of the VLADIMAR VASLYAYEV, a Russian Commercial RO-RO Container (Gearless) ship. The British are in Croatia to participate in Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), compromised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

The end result from the blast of C-4 plastic explosive caused excessive damage to the row wheels that had been placed in the turret of the T55 Russian tank, by the Explosive Ordnance Detachment team, on Camp Dobol, Bosnia, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring...

Sergeant Brooks, of the 1/26 Task Force, assigned to Charlie team, ground guides a M88A1 Track Recovery Vehicle, to the Dutch YRP-765 Armored Personnel Carrier, to be toed aay from eapons storage site in the ton of Karakaj, Bosnia, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division as selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the ne Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation knon as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD ill continue to monitor the militaries of the former...

The initial blast of the thermite hand grenades placed in the turret, engine, transmission, and barrel of the T55 Russian tank are being ignited, all at once, by remote using a hand held blasting machine used by the Explosive Ordnance Detachment team on Camp Dobol, Bosnia, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue...

Russian soldiers and US Army First Lieutenant Wasser from Camp Dobol (Headquarters, Headquarters Command TF1-26 Sout Platoon) disuss the 'Joint Patrol' routes in the town of Karakaj, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On Deember 20, 1996, the Implementation Fore (IFOR) mission ame to a onlusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was seleted to ontinue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Fore (SFOR). This deision brought to lose the peae mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the urrent operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will ontinue to monitor the militaries of the former warring fations and provide a...

A view of the flightline, taxiway and one of the tent complexes for Air Force personnel assigned here, taken from the air traffic control tower of Tuzla Air Force Base. This main staging area for the airlift of supplies and equipment in support of Operation T GUARD is eight kilometers (five miles) from one of the task force boundaries. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation T ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation...

A view of the flightline, taxiway and working area taken from the air traffic control tower of Tuzla Air Force Base. This main staging area for the airlift of supplies and equipment in support of Operation JOINT GUARD is eight kilometers (five les) from one of the task force boundaries. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) ssion came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace ssion of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the...

Two Italian Army OTO Melara 155mm M109L Self-propelled Howitzers, Batteria di Artiglieria, are in position at Slatina Base, near Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords. M109L Self-propelled Howitzers in position at Slatina Base near Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina

Mission Commander Captain Tim Maguire, a member of the 61st Airlift Squadron from Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, conducts the final crew pre-brief and check out in the cargo area of their C-130 Hercules transport aircraft. The 61st, currently on temporary duty status at Ramstein Air Base in Germany, are providing inter-theater transport capability to the former Yugoslavia region in support of Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT...

US Senators Carl Levin (Michigan) and Jack Reed (Rhode Island) are briefed by COL Povlushenko (Russian Army), Commander Russian Airborne Brigade, about a Russian BMD-2 Airborne Combat Vehicle during their visit to the Russian Airborne Brigade in Tojsici, Bosnia-Herzegovina. Both Senators are visiting US forces involved in Operation Joint Guard. Operation Joint Guard is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A Royal Army (British) Unipower Commander (6x4) Tractor Truck Trailer unit (a Challenger 1 Main Battle Tank carrier) with IFOR markings, 1ST Queen's Dragoon Guards, drives forward on the loading ramp of the VLADIMIR VASLYAEV, a Russian Commercial RO-RO Container (Gearless) ship, onto the dock at the harbor in Split, Croatia, during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords. (Exact Date Shot Unknown)

A Royal Army (British) Spartan Armoured (Armored) Personnel Carrier (APC), with IFOR markings, is parked in the 22nd Engineer Regiment and 1ST The Queen's Dragoon Guards convoy staging area on the dock in Spilt, Croatia. Behind the Spartan are three Royal Army (British) Challenger 1 Main Battle Tanks (MBT). The British are in Croatia to participate in Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A Royal Army (British) soldier, wearing a hard hat and holding a clipboard in his right hand and a penicl in his left hand, stand on the loading ramp of the VLADIMAR VASLYAYEV, a Russian Commercial RO-RO Container (Gearless) ship. The British are in Croatia to participate in Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), compromised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Luxembourg CHIEF Warrant Officer Class Two [WO-2] Hendrik Meijer, Sergeant Major of the101(ML) Mechanized Battalion, inspect 50mm rounds that were unloaded from a Dutch YRP-765 Armored Personnel Carrier, confiscated by SFOR soldiers, on Camp Dobol, Bosnia, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the...

SENIOR AIRMAN Vishal M. Rose, an Air Transportation SPECIALIST from the 621st Airal Port Squadron, Mcquire Air Force Base, New Jersey, gives a "flat top" to SENIOR AIRMAN Lewis M. Tilley, also from the 621st. The Airmen are at Tuzla Air Base in support Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries...

Muslim residents from the town of Jusici gather outside before receiving their new Serbian ID cards during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring factions and provide a climate of stability

Captain Yakin, of the Turkish Artillery Brigade, out of Zenica, Bosnia, gets a bird's eye view through the Ground Vehicular Laser Locator Designator. Second Lieutenant Keith Jensen, of the 1/7th Artillery Battalion, explains to the rest of the Turkish soldiers how this piece of equipment works on their visit to Camp Dobol, Bosnia during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation...

This is the door that the Serbian Army had closed with cement blocks in front of it. They used this door to help conceal the Dutch YRP-765 Armored Personnel Carrier from aerial reconnaissance and patrols done on the ground during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring...

Soldiers of the 1/26 Task Force, out of Schweinfurt, Germany, pass off sand bags, as they are filled, at Camp Dobol, for the improvement of force protection while deployed to Bosnia during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring factions and provide a climate of stability

SPECIALIST First Class [SFC] Mark Andrews, of the 404th Civil Affairs Battalion, helps in tying sand bags for the improvement of force protection on Camp Dobol while deployed to Bosnia during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring factions and provide a climate of stability

SENIOR AIRMAN Cathy A. Bjork and SENIOR AIRMAN Rachael K. Hawkins both from 48th Security Police Squadron, Royal Air Force Base Lakenheath, talk about ir last work shift and unwind during continuing operations in support of Operation JOINT GUARD. These "Peacekeepers" ensure that all operations continue without threat of hostilities for those personnel assigned at Tuzla. On December 20, 1996, Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been beginning for...

This is the inside of the T55 Russian tank where the C-4 plastic explosive charges were placed, by the Explosive Ordnance Detachment, that will destroy the turret and render it useless. This took place in the field artillery area of operation on Camp Dobol, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the...

Major General [MGEN] Michitish, Program Executive Officer for Ground Combat and Support Systems, meets with (l-r) Colonel Thompson, MGEN Michitish, MG Montgomery C. Meigs, Lieutenant Colonel Robin Swan, during his visit to Camp Dobol, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the...

US Army Lieutenant Colonel Robin Swan, Task Force [TF] 1-26 Batallion Commander, meets with members of the European Community Monitoring Mission and Charlie Hayes, CHIEF of International Police Task Force, and Vosic, CHIEF of Police Municipalityin Zvornik before the resettlement of Muslims (Operation POLLUX) in Mahala, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current...

MASTER Sergeant Gary Stout and AIRMAN First Class John Hoten, members of the 61st Airlift Squadron from Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, go over spotter procedures as their C-130 Hercules will soon enter Bosian airspace in support of Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former...

Captain Chris Ballard, a navigator assigned to the 61st Airlift Squadron, Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, conducts a status check of the C-130 Hercules transport aircraft's on board navigational equipment enroute to Tuzla Air Base in the former Yugoslavia in support of Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to...

US Senator Carl Levin (Michigan), and US Senator Jack Reed (Rhode Island), and Mr. Debeboes, standing beside Russian and US soldiers, look at a parked Russian BMD-2 Airborne Combat Vehicle, with SFOR markings, during their visit to the Russian Airborne Brigade in Tojsici, Bosnia-Herzegovina. Both Senators are visiting US forces involved in Operation Joint Guard. Operation Joint Guard is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

The VLADIMIR VASLYAEV, a Russian commercial RO-RO- Container (Gearless), ship is docked in the harbor at Split, Croatia with its near-loading ramp lowered into place. The VALDIMAR VASYAYEV transported Royal Army (British) personnel and vehicles to Croatia to participate in Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton peace Accords

Three Royal Army (British) Land Rover (4x4) Vehicles, each with IFOR markings, and one other unidentified vehicle are all stopped in a line on a road at a checkpoint in Croatia. The British are in Croatia to participate in Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Several Royal Army (British) vehicles, many with IFOR markings, are parked in a staging area. In the foreground are an AWD Bedford TM 6-6 (6x6) 14000 KG Truck, carrying a Land Rover Defender 90 (4x4) Light Vehicle and a Scottorn Military L (510/760kg) Cargo Trailer, and a GKN Defence (Defense) FV432 Armoured (Armored) Personnel Carrier (APC). In the background are Alvis Scorpion Combat Vehicles Reconnaissance, Chieftain Main Battle Tanks, and other armored vehicles. The British are in Croatia to participate in Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in...

A Royal Army (British) Foden (6x6) Recovery Vehicle, with IFOR Markings, prepares to leave the road at a Royal Army (British) checkpoint in Split, Croatia, during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A Royal Army (British) Sultan Armoured (Armored) Command Vehicle (FV105), with IFOR markings, drives up onto a RO-RO ship's lowered rear-loading ramp in the harbor in Split, Croatia, during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A Royal Army (British) Challenger 1 Main Battle Tank (MBT), the command tank of the 1ST Queen's Dragoon Guards (The Welsh Cavalry), with IFOR markings drives forward on the loading ramp of the VLADIMIR VASLYAEV, a Russian Commercial RO-RO Container (Gearless) ship, onto the dock at the harbor in Split, Croatia, during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords. (Exact Date Shot Unknown)

Five Royal Army (British) Leyland Trucks (8x6) DROPS (Demountable Rack Off-load and Pick-up System) Logistic Support Vehicles, carrying containerized cargo, palletized cargo, and three Rough Terrain Forklift Trucks, and one Royal Army (British) Foden (6x6) Recovery Vehicle, all vehicles are with the 21st Squadron, Royal Logistics Corp, are parked along the roadside in the harbor in Split, Croatia. The VLADIMIR VASLYAEV, a Russian Commercial RO-RO Container (Gearless) ship, is seen tied to the dock in the background. The British are in Croatia to participate in Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and...

MGEN Montgomery Meigs (USA), COMDIV MND-N (Division Commander, Multinational Division North) CAPT Coppersmith, LTC Robin Swan show US Senators Carl Levin (Michigan) and Jack Reed (Rhode Island) confiscated AK-47 Rifles during a brief visit by both Senators to "Observation Point Rock," a facility located outside of Mahala, Bosnia-Herzegovina. Both senators are visiting US forces involved in Operation Joint Guard. Operation Joint Guard is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

US Army Lieutenant Colonel Robin Swan, TASK FORCE [TF] 1-26 Batallion Commander, talks with Charlie Hayes, CHIEF of International Police Task Force Zvornik, in the village of Mahala during the resettlement of Muslims (Operation POLLUX) in Mahala, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to...

Major General MGEN Montgomery C. Meigs looks on as MGEN Mihitish, Program Exeutive Offier for Ground Combat and Support Systems, shakes hands with Command Sergeant Major Laws, First Infantry Division Command Sergeant Major [CSM], during his visit to Camp Dobol, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On Deember 20, 1996, the Implementation Fore (IFOR) mission ame to a onlusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was seleted to ontinue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Fore (SFOR). This deision brought to lose the peae mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the urrent operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will...

Two Airmen First Class, both from the 48th Security Police Squadron, Royal Air Force Base Lakenheath, stand guard at one of several entry control points at Tuzla Air Base in support of Operation JOINT ARD. These "Peacekeepers" ensure that all operations continue without the threat of hostilities for those personnel assigned at Tuzla. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT...

Implementation Force (IFOR) areas of responsibility in Bosnia and Hercegovina.

Two Belgian soldiers, one is working on the .50 Cal machine gun, sit on top of a M113A3 Armored Personnel Carrier with IFOR markings that is parked on a road leading to Kiseljak, Bosnia-Herzegovina. The M113A3 is parked behind a "men working" sign. A Belgian Army Bombardier lltis (4x4) 500 kg Light vehicle with IFOR markings is parked immediately behind the M113A3. The Belgians are in Bosnia to participate in Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of Dayton Peace Accords

An Italian Army OTO Melara 155mm M109L Self-propelled Howitzer, Batteria di Artiglieria, in position at Slatina Base, near Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords. M109L Self-propelled Howitzers in position at Slatina Base near Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina

Three French Army Giat (155mm AUF1) Self-propelled Guns, 40th Regiment d' Artillerie, with IFOR markings are parked at Hekon base, near Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. One crewmember is standing on the ground looking at the vehicle in the foreground. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Two Italian Army OTO Melara 155mm M109L Self-propelled Howitzer, Batteria di Artiglieria, with IFOR markings are in position at Slatina Base, near Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords. M109L Self-propelled Howitzers in position at Slatina Base near Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina

In Gayevi, Bosnia four pre-fabricated homes were blown up. These homes are being built to help in the resettlement process of Gayevi. This is the second explosion to take place this month during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring factions and provide a climate of...

In Gayevi, Bosnia four pre-fabricated homes were blown up. These homes are being built to help in resettlement process of Gayevi. This is second explosion to take place this month. Here, Russian explosives experts search through blown homes for clues during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been beginning for current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor...

STAFF Sergeant David Duncan, from the Explosive Ordnance Detachment, currently attached to 1/26 Task Force, attempts to assess the situation moments after the initial blast of the T55 Russian tank in the field artillery area of operation on Camp Dobol, Bosnia, during Operation Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to...

Personnel assigned at Tuzla in support Operation JOINT GUARD take a well deserved break and enjoy satellite television in a T.V. tent. With a wide assortment programs available there is something to watch for everyone. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries the former warring factions and provide a climate...

This is a long shot of the T55 Russian Tank that was being destroyed in the field artillery area of operation on Camp Dobol, Bosnia, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring factions and provide a climate of stability

Major Leonard Heavner, the Deputy Commander of the 4100 Group (Provisional), completes another engine-running off load of a C-130 Hercules transport aircraft on a taxiway of Tulza Air Base in support of Operation JOINT GUARD. He and the personnel that support the aircraft meet an arriving aircraft with in five seconds. The complete offload takes well under thirty minutes. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the...

US Senators Carl Levin (Michigan) and Jack Reed (Rhode Island) are briefed by COL Povlushenko (Russian Army), Commander Russian Airborne Brigade, about a Russian BMD-2 Airborne Combat Vehicle during their visit to the Russian Airborne Brigade in Tojsici, Bosnia-Herzegovina. Both Senators are visiting US forces involved in Operation Joint Guard. Operation Joint Guard is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

COL Povlushenko (Russian Army), Commander Russian Airborne Brigade, briefs US Senator Carl Levin (Michigan) about the mechanics of a Russian BMD-2 Airborne Combat Vehicle during his visit to the Russian Airborne Brigade in Tojsici, Bosnia-Herzegovina. The Senator is visiting US forces involved in Operation Joint Guard. Operation Joint Guard is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A Royal Army (British) King 35 tonne Tank Transporter Stepframe Semi-trailer unit, carrying a Case 721 Wheeled Loader with IFOR markings, travels along a road in Bosnia-Herzegovina during their deployment in support Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Several Royal Army (British) vehicles convoy through Kupres, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during their deployment in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Members from "Team Tuzla" greet a C-130 Hercules transport aircraft arriving to Tulza Air Base from Ramstein Air Base Germany in support of Operation JOINT GUARD. C-130 aircraft are used for most of the arriving supplies into Tuzla. Personnel that support the aircraft meet an arriving aircraft within five seconds. The complete offload takes well under thirty minutes. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current...

Members from "Team Tuzla" off load equipment and supplies from a C-130 Hercules transport aircraft arriving to Tulza Air Base in support of Operation JOINT GUARD. C-130 aircraft bring most of the arriving supplies into Tuzla. Personnel supporting the aircraft meet an arriving aircraft with in five seconds. The complete offload takes well under thirty minutes. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation...

Implementation Force (IFOR) areas of responsibility in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Implementation Force (IFOR) areas of responsibility in Bosnia and Hercegovina : 16 February 1996.

A French soldier, a crewmember with the 40th Regiment d' Artillerie, works inside a French Army Giat 155mm GCT (155mm AUF1) Self-propelled Gun. The 40th Regiment d' Artillerie is located at Hekon Base, near Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

US Army MASTER Sergeant Rivera looks on as Luxemourg CHIEF Warrant Officer Class Two [WO-2] Hendrik Meijer, Sergeant Major of the101(ML) Mechanized Battalion, helps his soldier put the cover ack on the .50 calier ammo cans that had een unloaded from a YRP-765 Armored Personnel Carrier days prior. The confiscated ammo will later e distroyed at Camp Dool, Bosnia, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On Decemer 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stailization Force (SFOR). This decision rought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has een the...

Damage shown from 2200 degrees of heat that oozed out of a thermite hand grenades. It completely melted through the transmission of the T55 Russian tank on Camp Dobol, Bosnia, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring factions and provide a climate of stability

When night falls over Tuzla Air Base, and the cold wind howls against the tents that people here call home, there is a calm here that comes from a group of strangers joining together to complete a mission and becoming a family. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring factions and provide a...

The 4100 Group (Provisional) supply complex provide all needed materials for Tuzla Air Base in support of Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring factions and provide a climate of stability

This tree, with markings made out of bullets, was discovered by 2nd Platoon, B Company, 9th Engineers, on a hill outside the town of Plesheim, in the Republic of Srpska, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring factions and provide a climate of stability

Muslim residents from the town of Jusici gather outside before receiving their new Serbian ID cards during NATO Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring factions and provide a climate of stability

MGEN Montgomery Meigs (USA), COMDIV MND-N (Division Commander, Multinational Division North), and COL Povlushenko (Russian Army), Commander Russian Airborne Brigade, talk together at the Russian Airborne Brigade in Tojsici, Bosnia-Herzegovina. MGEN Meigs is visiting the Brigade during Operation Joint Guard. Operation Joint Guard is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

US Senator Carl Levin (Michigan) is served food while standing in the food line in the TF1-26 Dining Facility at Camp Dobol, Bosnia-Herzegovina. The Senator is visiting US forces involved in Operation Joint Guard. Operation Joint Guard is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

This is the smoke that came from the first blast in attempting to destroy the T55 Russian tank, on Camp Dobol, Bosnia, that had been confiscated by SFOR from a camp named Uglejvik in the Russian sector during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring factions and provide a...

Just an example of one of the many signs that adorn the entrances to tents located at "Tuzla Towers", the name given to one of the tent complexes at Tuzla Air Base in support of JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring factions and provide a climate of stability

Luxembourg Soldiers, from the 101(ML) Mechanized Battalion, use towing shackles to help pull a YRP-765 Armored Personnel Carrier, confiscated by SFOR soldiers, onto a flat bed truck on Camp Dobol, Bosnia during Operation JOINT ARD. This is the ninth vehicle out of fourteen that has been recovered since Operation Joint Endeavor/Guard. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT...

In Gayevi, Bosnia four pre-fabricated homes were blown up. These homes are being built to help in the resettlement process of Gayevi. This is the second explosion to take place this month. Here, the Serbian police search through the blown homes for clues during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the...

In Gayevi, Bosnia four pre-fabricated homes were blown up. These homes are being built to help in the resettlement process of Gayevi. This is the second explosion to take place this month during JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring factions and provide a climate of stability

Lieutenant Colonel Robin Swan, Commander of the 1-26th Task Force (1), Command Sergeant Major James Laws, the Brigade Sergeant Major of the 1ST Infantry Brigade, stands by as the 1ST Infantry Brigade Commander, Colonel Michael Thompson, informs them of the location where the I.E.B.L. or Inter Entity Boundary Line lays during ion JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of ion JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as...

A M998 High-Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV) (M1043 varrient) vehicle awaits it's driver at Tuzla Air Base. This all terrain vehicle is perfect for the road conditions that typically confront the personnel assigned here in support of Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the...