A Joint Mission in Afghanistan: My Deployment Story

Shortly after arriving in Afghanistan I was able to part of a joint mission between the French Task Force and the Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT). We had done a quick visit down to Southern Tagab before the team we replaced left. And our team decided it would be a great opportunity to team up with […]

PRT Missions (Part 4)

The Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) went on missions “outside the wire” (off base) for many different reasons.  Most often the PRT Engineers had some part to play in the whatever PRT missions happened.   The main reason the PRT Engineers had to go off base was to complete site visits of the various projects located […]

Going to a Women’s Shelter in Afghanistan

I deployed to Afghanistan as part of a Provincial Recontruction Team in 2010. Today I’m sharing part of my experience of when we went to the capital to meet women in Afghanistan. If you would like to learn more about my deployment click here. Mission to the Capital of Kapisa to meet women in Afghanistan […]