Opening Rounds: 177th Holds Anti-Terrorism Exercise, 3-112th Holds Open House, DISCOM Change of Command

Scoping The Opposition

Scoping The Opposition. Members of the 177th Fighter Wing Security Forces and the Egg Harbor Township Police seek to locate "terrorist" during an anti-terrorism exercise held during June’s drill. In this operation, the "terrorists" had barricaded themselves in the Security Forces building and the combined Security Forces and Township Police were required to capture and subdue them. The exercise was part of a base wide operation to train the wing in Force Protection Condition changes and the requirements of the various protection levels. Photo by Tech. Sgt. Mark Olsen, 177 FW/PA.

DISCOM Change Of Command.

DISCOM Change Of Command. Brig. Gen. Joseph Wondrack (right), Commander, 42nd Infantry Division, passes the Division Support Command colors to Col. Kent Milliken (left), who assumed command from Col. John Dwyer, at Somerset Armory June 8. Col. Milliken received his commission through ROTC and has served with the 3rd Battalion, 112th Field Artillery, 250th Signal Battalion and Recruiting and Retention Command. Photo by Tech. Sgt. Mark Olsen, NJDMAVA/PA


Charge. Spc. Joseph Alexander Swansinger, 3rd Battalion, 112th Field Artillery, participates in an assualt demonstration during the unit’s Open House May 24. On display were vehicles used by the New Jersey Army National Guard, HUMVEE rides, and a JROTC drill and ceremony demonstration. Photo by Tech. Sgt. Mark Olsen, NJDMAVA/PA.