Originally Published: October 5, 2008 11:36 p.m.
Army Pvt. David A. Green Jr. has been mobilized and activated for deployment to a forward operating base in Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. As a Calvary Scout with the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, the battalion's first stop in the battle theater was at Camp Buehring, Kuwait, before beginning its movement to Iraq and starts a year-long deployment.
Pvt. Green received intense training including entry control point training, advanced individual marksmanship and sharp shooting, Mine-Resistant Ambush-Protected vehicle driver's training, medical skills combat trainer, route clearance and counter-improvised explosive device training.
Pvt. Green is normally assigned to the 1-10 Cavalry, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo. Pvt. Green is the son of Dr. David A. Green Sr. of Prescott, Ariz.