Members of the 2/16th pull a Soldier into a Zodiac during Water Obstacle Course

U.S. Army Command Sgt. Maj. Thomas Williams, 2/16th Infantry Battalion, and U.S. Army Lt. Col. James Batchelor, 2/16th IN BN commander, pull a Soldier into a zodiac during a water obstacle course Sept. 25 at the 5th French Marines Desert Commando Course near Arta, Djibouti.

U.S. Army Command Sgt. Maj. Thomas Williams, 2/16th Infantry Battalion, and U.S. Army Lt. Col. James Batchelor, 2/16th IN BN commander, pull a Soldier into a zodiac during a water obstacle course Sept. 25 at the 5th French Marines Desert Commando Course near Arta, Djibouti. Batchelor and Williams visited their Soldiers who were attending the 10-day training and completed the water obstacle with them. The training strengthened relationships with French teammates and helped to ensure CJTF-HOA members are continually ready to support military operations in East Africa to defeat violent extremist organizations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Dillon White)

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