Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Manpower and Reserve Affairs), retired U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Gregory J. Slavonic presents a coin to U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Jonathan Lester, from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 1, assigned to Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, while visiting Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Feb. 3, 2019. Slavonic visited as part of a tour of Reserve units to answer questions, discuss leadership initiatives and interact with local Sailors. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Shawn Nickel) Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Chief of Navy Reserve visit CJTF-HOA Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Manpower and Reserve Affairs), retired U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Gregory J. Slavonic presents a coin to U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Jonathan Lester, from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 1, assigned to Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, while visiting Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Feb. 3, 2019. Slavonic visited as part of a tour of Reserve units to answer questions, discuss leadership initiatives and interact with local Sailors. Read more >
U.S. Navy Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 1, assigned to Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa, stand in formation during the Ali Oune Medial Clinic ribbon cutting ceremony in Ali Oune, Djibouti, Jan. 31, 2019. The clinic, which the Seabees have worked on for five months, is intended to enhance the Ministry of Health for Djibouti’s ability to provide basic medical, birth and after care to the Ali Oune village and its more than 1,000 residents and rural neighbors. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Shawn Nickel) U.S. Navy Seabees turn over Ali Oune Medial Clinic to Djiboutian officials U.S. Navy Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 1, assigned to Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa, turned over the newly constructed Ali Oune Medial Clinic to Djibouti government officials during a ribbon cutting ceremony at the clinic Jan. 31. Read more >
U.S. Army Spc. Kenneth Williams, a carpenter from Second Platoon, 465th Engineer Company, 926th Engineer Battalion, 926th Engineer Brigade, 412th Theater Engineer Command, based in Birmingham, Alabama, assigned to Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), works alongside Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 1, assigned to CJTF-HOA, during a construction project Feb. 5, 2019. The two units were working in conjunction as a transition to the 465th EVCC taking over for the Seabees. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Shawn Nickel) U.S. Navy Seabees, U.S. Army Engineers work together during transition U.S. Army Spc. Kenneth Williams, a carpenter from Second Platoon, 465th Engineer Company, 926th Engineer Battalion, 926th Engineer Brigade, 412th Theater Engineer Command, based in Birmingham, Alabama, assigned to Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), works alongside Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 1, assigned to CJTF-HOA, during a construction project Feb. 5, 2019. The two units were working in conjunction as a transition to the 465th EVCC taking over for the Seabees. Read more >
U.S. Ambassador to Djibouti Larry Andre’, gives a speech during a transfer-of-authority ceremony at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Feb. 11, 2019. The Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 1, assigned to Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), transferred authority of building and improving facilities on base and in the combined joint operations area and area of interest to the U.S. Army 465th Engineer Company, 926th Engineer Battalion, 926th Engineer Brigade, 412th Theater Engineer Command, based in Birmingham, Alabama, assigned to CJTF-HOA. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Franklin R. Ramos) Seabee Transfer of Authority Ceremony U.S. Ambassador to Djibouti Larry Andre’, gives a speech during a transfer-of-authority ceremony at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Feb. 11, 2019. The Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 1, assigned to Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), transferred authority of building and improving facilities on base and in the combined joint operations area and area of interest to the U.S. Army 465th Engineer Company, 926th Engineer Battalion, 926th Engineer Brigade, 412th Theater Engineer Command, based in Birmingham, Alabama, assigned to CJTF-HOA. Read more >
M. Ahmed Mohamed Madar, Djibouti executive secretary of disaster management, speaks during an Emergency Response Information Exchange multinational discussion, Feb. 12, 2019 at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti. The three-day discussion included representatives from the U.S., Japan, Germany, Italy, France, Spain and Djibouti, who identified various capabilities each nation can offer during the event of a natural disaster in Djibouti, including communication equipment, emergency vehicles and medical support. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Franklin R. Ramos) Djibouti officials, U.S., coalition forces meet to coordinate emergency response effort for future crisis M. Ahmed Mohamed Madar, Djibouti executive secretary of disaster management, speaks during an Emergency Response Information Exchange multinational discussion, Feb. 12, 2019 at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti. The three-day discussion included representatives from the U.S., Japan, Germany, Italy, France, Spain and Djibouti, who identified various capabilities each nation can offer during the event of a natural disaster in Djibouti, including communication equipment, emergency vehicles and medical support. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Franklin R. Ramos) Read more >
U.S. military senior officers participate in the Capstone Military Leadership Program classroom session at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Feb. 13, 2019. Capstone is a joint-service professional military education course for newly-promoted brigadier generals and rear admirals serving in the U.S. military. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Nick Scott) CJTF-HOA hosts 2019 Capstone cohort Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa hosted a Capstone Military Leadership Program for newly-promoted, U.S military general and flag officers from around the globe at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Feb. 13-14, 2019. Read more >

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