Screaming Eagles Through Time
23 April 2003



U.S. Army Spc. Christopher Ogg (right) and Pfc. Timothy Gosser, both of A Company, 1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, keep watch in their sector in An Najaf, Iraq, during a combat operation to seize and secure an enemy Iraqi operating base. Ogg and Gosser are infantryman of the 101st Airborne (Air Assault) Division deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Kyran V. Adams


Col. Michael S. Linnington, commander, 3rd Brigade, 101st Airborne Division, chairs a "town hall" meeting with 60 members of Baghdad neighborhoods Saturday. Photo by Pfc. James Matise


U.S. Army Stf. Sgt. Damone Lindsay, of Detroit, Mich., 3rd Battalion, 187th Regiment, 101st Airborne Division, reads an old magazine featuring a cover photo of Saddam Hussein in Baghdad, Wednesday, April 23, 2003. Lindsay uses his mosquito net to keep away swarms of flies. AP Photo/Jean-Marc Bouju


Soldiers with the 2nd Brigade, 101st Airborne (Air Assault) arrive at Al Mosul airport after an air movement via UH-60 Blackhawk and CH-47 Chinook helicopters as they transition into what may be the final stage of their mission in Iraq on Tuesday. Rob Curtis / Military Times staff


Soldiers with the 2nd Brigade, 101st Airborne (Air Assault) arrive at Al Mosul airport Tuesday. Rob Curtis / Military Times


An honor guard carries the flag draped casket of Army PFC John Eli Brown to a memorial service in Troy, Ala., on Wednesday, April 23, 2003. Brown, 21, who served with the 101st Army Airborne Division based at Fort Campbell in Kentucky was killed inside his vehicle when a grenade exploded in Iraq on Monday, April 14. AP Photo/Dave Martin