Tag: 8th Special Troops Battalion
According to studies conducted by the U.S. Army Public Health Command, unit physical training was the leading cause of non-battle related evacuations during Operation Iraqi Freedom from 2003-2008. In a garrison environment, running causes 76 percent of all injuries.
“It’s a lot tougher than I imagined it would be, but I understand that it’s to exhaust us as much as possible and prepare the winner for the next level.”
As he walks through the halls of Gustav H. Webling Elementary School, here, every passing child smiles and says, “Hello, Mr. Booker!”
Ensuring that their partnership school has the best resources to educate their students, and keeping up with their commitment, the Soldiers of the 8th Special Troops Battalion, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, participated in Webling Elementary School’s Walk for Technology, Friday.