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College and Universities - University of Wisconsin - S.A.T.C. [Student Army Training Corps] University of Wisconsin, Madison. Peace celebration

College and Universities - University of Wisconsin - S.A.T.C. [Student Army Training Corps] University of Wisconsin, 1918. Peace Day parade

College and Universities - University of Wisconsin - S.A.T.C. [Student Army Training Corps] University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin. Peace Day parade - on Capitol Square

SPC-4 Richard Springman, U.S. Army, Captured 25 May 70) talks with a North Vietnamese Army officer who is looking at his peace symbol. He is one of the twenty eight American POWs who were released by the Viet Cong on February 12, 1973

SPC-4 Richard Springman, U.S. Army, Captured 25 May 70) talks with a North Vietnamese Army officer who is looking at his peace symbol. He is one of the twenty eight American POWs who were released by the Viet Cong on February 12, 1973

PEACE THROUGH STRENGTH ARMED FORCES DAY 1983. In honor of the 33rd Anniversary when President Harry S. Truman led the effort to establish a single holiday for citizens to come together and thank our military members for their patriotic service in support of our country. On August 31, 1949, Secretary of Defense Louis Johnson announced the creation of an Armed Forces Day to replace separate Army, Navy and Air Force Days. The single-day celebration was a result of the unification of the Armed Forces under one department -- the Department of Defense. Armed Forces Day is celebrated annually on the third Saturday of May

1985 ARMED FORCES DAY. PRESERVING THE PEACE. In honor of the 35th Anniversary when President Harry S. Truman led the effort to establish a single holiday for citizens to come together and thank our military members for their patriotic service in support of our country. On August 31, 1949, Secretary of Defense Louis Johnson announced the creation of an Armed Forces Day to replace separate Army, Navy and Air Force Days. The single-day celebration was a result of the unification of the Armed Forces under one department -- the Department of Defense. Armed Forces Day is celebrated annually on the third Saturday of May

PEACE THROUGH READINESS. ARMED FORCES DAY 1994. In honor of the 44th Anniversary when President Harry S. Truman led the effort to establish a single holiday for citizens to come together and thank our military members for their patriotic service in support of our country. On August 31, 1949, Secretary of Defense Louis Johnson announced the creation of an Armed Forces Day to replace separate Army, Navy and Air Force Days. The single-day celebration was a result of the unification of the Armed Forces under one department -- the Department of Defense. Armed Forces Day is celebrated annually on the third Saturday of May

STAFF SGT. Chester Chapman (right), US Army, observes as PVT. Roman Ivanovich Voisovs'k (left), Ukraine Army, goes through training on the proper observation and reporting procedures at the Observation Post Training Site during the exercise. Soldiers from three NATO and 14 other central and eastern European countries are developing their combined peacekeeping skills during the exercise at the Joint Readiness Training Center. Cooperative Nugget '95 is the sixth Partnership for Peace exercise, but the first to be held on US territory

Albanian soldiers are trained in mine detection by STAFF SGT. Donald Ruel (far left), US Army, before participating in a Situational Training Exercise. Soldiers from three NATO and 14 other central and eastern European countries are developing their combined peacekeeping skills during the exercise at the Joint Readiness Training Center. Cooperative Nugget '95 is the sixth Partnership for Peace exercise, but the first to be held on US territory

CAPT. James Skidmore (second from left), an observer/trainer with the US Army, briefs Albanian Army platoon leaders on land mine detection in a Situational Training Exercise. Soldiers from three NATO and 14 other central and eastern European countries are developing their combined peacekeeping skills during the exercise at the Joint Readiness Training Center. Cooperative Nugget '95 is the sixth Partnership for Peace exercise, but the first to be held on US territory

SGT. 1ST Class Anthony Lacour (right), U.S. Army, discusses squad movements with Vladimir Dalipi (left), an Albanian soldier, during the exercise. Soldiers from three NATO and 14 other central and eastern European countries are developing their combined peacekeeping skills during the exercise at the Joint Readiness Training Center. Cooperative Nugget '95 is the sixth Partnership for Peace exercise, but the first to be held on US territory

Ukrainian soldiers are briefed by SENIOR LT. Sergi Korzun, Ukraine Army, on the proper observation and reporting procedures at the Observation Post Training Site during the exercise. Soldiers from three NATO and 14 other central and eastern European countries are developing their combined peacekeeping skills during the exercise at the Joint Readiness Training Center. Cooperative Nugget '95 is the sixth Partnership for Peace exercise, but the first to be held on US territory

Soldiers from the 1ST Battalion Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry secure the landing zone as a US Army helicopter evacuates a simulated casualty as part of the Situational Training Exercise. The Canadian soldiers are at Fort Polk to participate in this exercise. Soldiers from three NATO and 14 other central and eastern European countries are developing their combined peacekeeping skills during the exercise at the Joint Readiness Training Center. Cooperative Nugget '95 is the sixth Partnership for Peace exercise, but the first to be held on US territory

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of STAFF GEN. John Shalikashvili, US Army, talks to soldiers of participating countries during the exercise. Soldiers from three NATO and 14 other central and eastern European countries are developing their combined peacekeeping skills during the exercise at the Joint Readiness Training Center. Cooperative Nugget '95 is the sixth Partnership for Peace exercise, but the first to be held on US territory

A US Army CH-47 Chinook helicopter sling loads a High-Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV) into an area for the D-Day Field Training during the exercise. Soldiers from three NATO and 14 other central and eastern European countries are developing their combined peacekeeping skills during the exercise at the Joint Readiness Training Center. Cooperative Nugget '95 is the sixth Partnership for Peace exercise, but the first to be held on US territory

Portrait of DoD Ms. Sarah b. Sewall Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Peacekeeping and Peace Inforcement Policy (U.S. Army photo by Mr. Scott Davis) (Released) (PC-192552)

Navy builder Second Class (BU2) Sandra Grasso pins a Seabee petty officer 3rd class insignia on country music singer Larry Gatlin during a special Christmas Day visit he made to the Seabees of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion One-Thirty-Three (NMCB-133). He performed for the Seabees at a former Russian Army base scud missile magazine now converted to a 200-man bunk room in support of Operation Joint Endeavor, a peace keeping mission to Croatia

A Navy Seabee of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion One-Thirty-Three (NMCB-133) shakes hands with country music singer Larry Gatlin during a special Christmas Day visit . He performed for the Seabees at a former Russian Army base scud missile magazine now converted to a 200-man bunk room in support of Operation Joint Endeavor, a peace keeping mission to Croatia

On Christmas Eve, a Navy chaplain holds a special candle-light service for the Seabees of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion One-Thirty-Three (NMCB-133) at a former Russian Army base Scud missile magazine now converted to a 200-man bunk room in support of Operation Joint Endeavor, a peace keeping mission to Croatia

Country music singer Larry Gatlin plays cards with Seabees of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion One-Thirty-Three (NMCB-133) during a special Christmas Day visit. Mr. Gatlin performed for the Seabees at a former Russian Army base scud missile magazine now converted to a 200-man bunk room in support of Operation Joint Endeavor, a peace keeping mission to Croatia

Country music singer Larry Gatlin visited the Seabees of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion One-Thirty-Three (NMCB-133) to do a special Christmas Day performance at a former Russian Army base scud missile magazine now converted to a 200-man bunk room in support of Operation Joint Endeavor, a peace keeping mission to Croatia

US Army Lieutenant Colonel Robin Swan, Task Force [TF] 1-26 Batallion Commander, meets with members of the European Community Monitoring Mission before the resettlement of Muslims (Operation POLLUX) in Mahala, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former...

Russian soldiers a US Army soldier from Camp Dobol (1ST Infantry Division TF1-26 Headquarters, Headquarters Company Scout Platoon) leave on their mission 'Joint Patrol' in the town of Karakaj, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring factions...

A Royal Army (British) soldier uses hand signals to guide another Royal Army (British) soldier who is driving a Volvo 4400 Wheeled Loader, with IFOR markings, inside the cargo hold of the VLADIMAR VASLYAYEV, a Russian Commercial RO-RO Container (Gearless) ship. A third Royal Army (British) soldier, wearing a paper facemask, is seen walking towards the wheeled loader. The British are in Croatia to participate in Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), compromised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A Royal Army (British) King 35 tonne Tank Transporter Stepframe Semi-trailer unit, hauling an armored vehicle, leads five other Royal Army (British) vehicles in a convoy through Kupres, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during their deployment in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Royal Army (British) soldiers, 1ST The Queen's Dragon Guards (The Welsh Cavalry), prepare to hook-up a Volvo 4400 Wheeled Loader, with a forklift attachment, to a vehicle parked inside the cargo hold of the VLADIMAR VASLYAYEV, a Russian Commercial RO-RO Container (Gearless) ship. The British are in Croatia to participate in Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), compromised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Two French Army Giat 155mm GCT (155mm AUF1) Self-propelled Guns, 40th Regiment d' Artillerie, with IFOR markings are parked at Hekon Base, near Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Three crewmembers are seated or standing on or around the turret of the vehicle in the foreground and one crewmember is inspecting the vehicle in the background. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implemention force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Four French Army Giat 155mm GCT (155mm AUF1) Self-propelled Guns, 40th Regiment d' Artillerie, with IFOR markings are parked at Hekon base, near Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Two crewmembers are rolled up a canvas covering while standing on the body of vehicle in the foreground, and one crewmember is seated on the fourth vehicle's turret. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implemention force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Two Italian Army OTO Melara 155mm M109L Self-propelled Howitzers, Batteria di Artiglieria, are in position at Slatina Base, near Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords. M109L Self-propelled Howitzers in position at Slatina Base near Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina

This is the door that the Serbian Army had closed with cement blocks in front of it. They used this door to help conceal the Dutch YRP-765 Armored Personnel Carrier from aerial reconnaissance and patrols done on the ground during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to monitor the militaries of the former warring...

US Army Lieutenant Colonel Robin Swan, Task Force [TF] 1-26 Batallion Commander, meets with members of the European Community Monitoring Mission and Charlie Hayes, CHIEF of International Police Task Force, and Vosic, CHIEF of Police Municipalityin Zvornik before the resettlement of Muslims (Operation POLLUX) in Mahala, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current...

US Senators Carl Levin (Michigan) and Jack Reed (Rhode Island) are briefed by COL Povlushenko (Russian Army), Commander Russian Airborne Brigade, about a Russian BMD-2 Airborne Combat Vehicle during their visit to the Russian Airborne Brigade in Tojsici, Bosnia-Herzegovina. Both Senators are visiting US forces involved in Operation Joint Guard. Operation Joint Guard is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A Royal Army (British) Unipower Commander (6x4) Tractor Truck Trailer unit (a Challenger 1 Main Battle Tank carrier) with IFOR markings, 1ST Queen's Dragoon Guards, drives forward on the loading ramp of the VLADIMIR VASLYAEV, a Russian Commercial RO-RO Container (Gearless) ship, onto the dock at the harbor in Split, Croatia, during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords. (Exact Date Shot Unknown)

A Royal Army (British) Spartan Armoured (Armored) Personnel Carrier (APC), with IFOR markings, is parked in the 22nd Engineer Regiment and 1ST The Queen's Dragoon Guards convoy staging area on the dock in Spilt, Croatia. Behind the Spartan are three Royal Army (British) Challenger 1 Main Battle Tanks (MBT). The British are in Croatia to participate in Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A Royal Army (British) soldier, wearing a hard hat and holding a clipboard in his right hand and a penicl in his left hand, stand on the loading ramp of the VLADIMAR VASLYAYEV, a Russian Commercial RO-RO Container (Gearless) ship. The British are in Croatia to participate in Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), compromised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

The VLADIMIR VASLYAEV, a Russian commercial RO-RO- Container (Gearless), ship is docked in the harbor at Split, Croatia with its near-loading ramp lowered into place. The VALDIMAR VASYAYEV transported Royal Army (British) personnel and vehicles to Croatia to participate in Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton peace Accords

Three Royal Army (British) Land Rover (4x4) Vehicles, each with IFOR markings, and one other unidentified vehicle are all stopped in a line on a road at a checkpoint in Croatia. The British are in Croatia to participate in Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A Royal Army (British) Foden (6x6) Recovery Vehicle, with IFOR Markings, prepares to leave the road at a Royal Army (British) checkpoint in Split, Croatia, during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A Royal Army (British) Sultan Armoured (Armored) Command Vehicle (FV105), with IFOR markings, drives up onto a RO-RO ship's lowered rear-loading ramp in the harbor in Split, Croatia, during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A Royal Army (British) Challenger 1 Main Battle Tank (MBT), the command tank of the 1ST Queen's Dragoon Guards (The Welsh Cavalry), with IFOR markings drives forward on the loading ramp of the VLADIMIR VASLYAEV, a Russian Commercial RO-RO Container (Gearless) ship, onto the dock at the harbor in Split, Croatia, during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords. (Exact Date Shot Unknown)

US Army Lieutenant Colonel Robin Swan, TASK FORCE [TF] 1-26 Batallion Commander, talks with Charlie Hayes, CHIEF of International Police Task Force Zvornik, in the village of Mahala during the resettlement of Muslims (Operation POLLUX) in Mahala, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On December 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stabilization Force (SFOR). This decision brought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has been the beginning for the current operation known as Operation JOINT GUARD. JOINT GUARD will continue to...

Two Belgian soldiers, one is working on the .50 Cal machine gun, sit on top of a M113A3 Armored Personnel Carrier with IFOR markings that is parked on a road leading to Kiseljak, Bosnia-Herzegovina. The M113A3 is parked behind a "men working" sign. A Belgian Army Bombardier lltis (4x4) 500 kg Light vehicle with IFOR markings is parked immediately behind the M113A3. The Belgians are in Bosnia to participate in Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of Dayton Peace Accords

Two French Army Giat 155mm GCT (155mm AUF1) Self-propelled Guns, 40th Regiment d' Artillerie, with IFOR markings are parked at Hekon base, near Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Both guns have the IFOR marking on their turrets. Three crewmembers are seated or standing on the turret of the vehicle in the foreground and one crewmember is inspecting the vehicle in the background. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implemention force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

An Italian Army OTO Melara 155mm M109L Self-propelled Howitzer, Batteria di Artiglieria, in position at Slatina Base, near Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords. M109L Self-propelled Howitzers in position at Slatina Base near Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina

Three French Army Giat (155mm AUF1) Self-propelled Guns, 40th Regiment d' Artillerie, with IFOR markings are parked at Hekon base, near Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. One crewmember is standing on the ground looking at the vehicle in the foreground. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Two Italian Army OTO Melara 155mm M109L Self-propelled Howitzer, Batteria di Artiglieria, with IFOR markings are in position at Slatina Base, near Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords. M109L Self-propelled Howitzers in position at Slatina Base near Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina

Two French Army Giat 155mm GCT (155mm AUF1) Self-propelled Guns, 40th Regiment d' Artillerie, with IFOR markings are parked at Hekon Base, near Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Four crewmembers are either seated or standing on or around the turret of the vehicle in the foreground. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implemention force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

US Senators Carl Levin (Michigan) and Jack Reed (Rhode Island) are briefed by COL Povlushenko (Russian Army), Commander Russian Airborne Brigade, about a Russian BMD-2 Airborne Combat Vehicle during their visit to the Russian Airborne Brigade in Tojsici, Bosnia-Herzegovina. Both Senators are visiting US forces involved in Operation Joint Guard. Operation Joint Guard is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

COL Povlushenko (Russian Army), Commander Russian Airborne Brigade, briefs US Senator Carl Levin (Michigan) about the mechanics of a Russian BMD-2 Airborne Combat Vehicle during his visit to the Russian Airborne Brigade in Tojsici, Bosnia-Herzegovina. The Senator is visiting US forces involved in Operation Joint Guard. Operation Joint Guard is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Two French Army Giat 155mm GCT (155mm AUF1) Self-propelled Guns, 40th Regiment d' Artillerie, with IFOR markings are parked at Hekon base, near Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. One crewmember is standing on the turret of the vehicle in the foreground while another crewmember is standing on the ground and looking at the same vehicle. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implemention force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Two French Army Giat 155mm GCT (155mm AUF1) Self-propelled Guns, 40th Regiment d' Artillerie, with IFOR markings are parked at Hekon base, near Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Three crewmembers are seated or standing on the turret of the vehicle in the foreground and one crewmember is inspecting the vehicle in the background. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implemention force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A French soldier, a crewmember with the 40th Regiment d' Artillerie, works inside a French Army Giat 155mm GCT (155mm AUF1) Self-propelled Gun. The 40th Regiment d' Artillerie is located at Hekon Base, near Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

US Army MASTER Sergeant Rivera looks on as Luxemourg CHIEF Warrant Officer Class Two [WO-2] Hendrik Meijer, Sergeant Major of the101(ML) Mechanized Battalion, helps his soldier put the cover ack on the .50 calier ammo cans that had een unloaded from a YRP-765 Armored Personnel Carrier days prior. The confiscated ammo will later e distroyed at Camp Dool, Bosnia, during Operation JOINT GUARD. On Decemer 20, 1996, the Implementation Force (IFOR) mission came to a conclusion and the 1ST Infantry Division was selected to continue serving in Bosnia as part of the new Stailization Force (SFOR). This decision rought to close the peace mission of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR and has een the...

A Royal Army (British) King 35 tonne Tank Transporter Stepframe Semi-trailer unit, carrying a Case 721 Wheeled Loader with IFOR markings, travels along a road in Bosnia-Herzegovina during their deployment in support Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Several Royal Army (British) vehicles convoy through Kupres, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during their deployment in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

MGEN Montgomery Meigs (USA), COMDIV MND-N (Division Commander, Multinational Division North), and COL Povlushenko (Russian Army), Commander Russian Airborne Brigade, talk together at the Russian Airborne Brigade in Tojsici, Bosnia-Herzegovina. MGEN Meigs is visiting the Brigade during Operation Joint Guard. Operation Joint Guard is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Two Italian Army OTO Melara 155mm M109L Self-propelled Howitzer, Batteria di Artiglieria, are in position at Slatina Base, near Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. The howitzer in the foreground has IFOR markings on the body hull. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords. M109L Self-propelled Howitzers in position at Slatina Base near Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina

Private First Class Shane Perry of the 2nd Platoon, 3rd Battalion, 325th Airborne Combat Team, drives a bulldozer to push gravel and rocks onto a bed of other rocks and blanket material to form a makeshift road at Tuzla Air Base, Bosnia-Herzegovina. Private Perry and other Army and Air Force Personnel are deployed here in support of OPERATION JOINT ENDEAVOR, a NATO led implementation force deployed to help secure the peace accord in Bosnia

Two armed US Army soldiers, standing guard duty in front of a camouflage-netting covered covered bunker, watch Bosnian civilians sign out as they exit a control point at Camp Linda Olovo, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Two Royal Army (British) soldiers, an unidentified LTC and an unidentified WO, work together in the Allied Command Europe Rapid Reaction Corps Headquarters' G3 Operations SO1 section preparing a report for the commander. The ACERR HQ is located in Llidza, a suburb of Sarajevo, Bosnia, and the two soldiers are in Bosnia in suport of Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Royal Army (British) soldiers, part of the Allied Command Europe Rapid Reaction Corps, observe Serbian refugees as they gather donated clothes and other necessities from tables in front of a hotel in Luka Vica, Bosnia. The British soldiers are in Bosnia in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A Serbian refugee child, holding the drawstring of a large plastic bag that is half full of donated goods, sits between two box filled with donated clothes and books on a wooden bench. A Royal Army (British) soldier's torso in seen in the immediate foreground and other Serbian refugees are seen standing and stitting in the background around the child. The soldier is part of the Allied Command Europe Rapid Reaction Corps and is in Bosnia in support of Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Four US military cooks stand at their stations inside the dining facility at Steel Castle Base Camp in Tuzla (East), Bosnia, serving and ready to servie food to four US Army troops. This dining facility is capable of feeding over 950 IFOR and DOD personnel per hour and personnel from the different units residing at Steel Castle Base Camp rotate cooking duties. The IFOR and DOD personnel in Bosnia involved in Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Several miles from the city of Sarajevo, Bosnia, a detachement of Hungarian Army Engineers finish assembling a Mabey Johnson 200 bridge before moving it into position during Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR. The bridge will allow easier vehicular traffic access throughout the surrounding area. Beginning in December, 1995, US and allied nations deployed peacekeeping forces to Bosnia in support of JOINT ENDEAVOR. Romania is one fourteen Partnership for Peace (PfP) countries that participated in the NATO lead peace mission that includes providing a safe environment

Several miles from the city of Sarajevo, Bosnia a detachement of Hungarian Army Engineers finish the assembling a Mabey Johnson 200 with the help of local contractors and their 90 ton capacity crane used to lift it into position as part of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR. The bridge will allow easier vehicular traffic access throughout the surrounding area. Beginning in December, 1995, US and allied nations deployed peacekeeping forces to Bosnia in support of JOINT ENDEAVOR. Romania is one fourteen Partnership for Peace (PfP) countries that participated in the NATO lead peace mission that includes providing a safe environment

Several miles from the city of Sarajevo, Bosnia, a detachement of Hungarian Army Engineers finish assembling a Mabey Johnson 200 bridge before moving it into position as part of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR. The bridge will allow easier vehicular traffic access throughout the surrounding area. Beginning in December, 1995, US and allied nations deployed peacekeeping forces to Bosnia in support of JOINT ENDEAVOR. Romania is one fourteen Partnership for Peace (PfP) countries that participated in the NATO lead peace mission that includes providing a safe environment

Several miles from the city of Sarajevo, Bosnia, a detachement of Hungarian Army Engineers finish assembling a Mabey Johnson 200 bridge before moving it into position during Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR. The bridge will allow easier vehicular traffic access throughout the surrounding area. Beginning in December, 1995, US and allied nations deployed peacekeeping forces to Bosnia in support of JOINT ENDEAVOR. Romania is one fourteen Partnership for Peace (PfP) countries that participated in the NATO lead peace mission that includes providing a safe environment

COL Edward M. Kane, U.S. Army Special Operations Command G-3 Section, listens to LGEN James T. Scott, pointing with his upraised hand, as BGEN Stanley F. Cherrie listens along during a briefing about the Operation Joint Endeavor Mission Eagle Division Tatical Operations Center, located on Tuzla Air Base, Bosnia-Herzegovina. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

An Aardvark Joint Unit Flail Unit (JSFU) mine clearing vehicle belonging to the French Army Engineers supporting the Peace Implementation Force (IFOR) clears an area adjacent to Sarajevo International Airport. The cleared area will allow an increaing amount of civilian airliners to land in a safer environment. (Duplicate image, see also DD-SD-00-00099 or search 960610-A-3327S-007)

Caption Crowley, US Army, hands some candy to a local girl at an orphanage in Sarajevo Bosnia where Civil-Military Cooperation (CIMIC) Affairs brought toys. Captain Robert Crowley is an Operation Officer with the 352 Civil Military Command out of Fort Meed Maryland, in support of Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR, the multi-national peace mission in Bosnia. The young girl lost her parents in the war in Bosnia

Two U.S. Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters, B Co., 7/227 Aviation Battalion, take-off from a field near an airbase outside of Tuzla (Dubrave), Bosnia-Herzegovina during Operation Joint Endeavor. The UH-60 in the foreground has the IFOR marking on the fuselage. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Two U.S. Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters, B Co., 7/227 Aviation Battalion, take-off from a field near an airbase outside of Tuzla (Dubrave), Bosnia-Herzegovina during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A U.S. Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters, B Co., 7/227 Aviation Battalion, hovers during its landing approach on a to a field near an airbase outside of Tuzla (Dubrave), Bosnia-Herzegovina during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A U.S. Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter with IFOR markings, B Co., 7/227 Aviation Battalion, hovers during its landing approach on to a field near an airbase outside of Tuzla (Dubrave), Bosnia-Herzegovina during Operation Joint Endeavor. A parked UH-60 helicopter is seen in the background. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Two parked U.S. Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters, B Co., 7/227 Aviation Battalion, are prepared for take-off from a field near an airbase outside of Tuzla (Dubrave), Bosnia-Herzegovina during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

(L to R) Danish Army MAJ. Madsen, US Air Force MAJ. Hall, United States Atlantic Command, and Austrian Army LT. COL. Pernsteiner, discuss the field segment of the exercise during the social hour portion of the Final Planning Conference on day 1. This United States Atlantic Command sponsored exercise will be conducted by Marine Forces Atlantic. Under the Partnership for Peace program, this exercise will provide combined training in peacekeeping and humanitarian operations along NATO/IFOR standards, with an emphasis in individual and collective skills

A U.S. Army interpreter gives the customs brief to participants prior to their deplaning at Marine Corps Air Station. This is a United States Atlantic Command sponsored exercise that will be conducted by Marine Forces Atlantic at Camp Lejeune, NC. Under the Partnership for Peace program this exercise will provide interoperability training in peacekeeping and humanitarian operations along NATO/IFOR standards, with an emphasis in individual and collective skills

Secretary of State Warren Christopher, standing next to Bosnia-Herzegovinian President Alija Izetbegovic and Deputy Commander IFOR LGEN Jean Heinrich (French Army), speaks from behind a lectern located on the tarmac at the Sarajevo International Airport about reopening the airport to civilian traffic. A TOP AIR commercial aircraft is seen in the background. Secretary Christopher is visiting Bosnia to check on the peace process and the status of the upcoming elections

US Army soldiers and two M2A2 Bradley Infantry Fighting vehicles (IFV), one with IFOR markings, are on duty at a roadway checkpoint in Bosnia during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A female Ukrainian Marine Medical Officer is interviewed by US Army Reserve Specialists (SPC) S.R. Cwalina, a Combat Photographer from 982nd Signal Company, attached to the 6th Marine Regiment during Operation COOPERATIVE OSPREY 96 held at Camp Lejeune, NC. Cooperative Osprey, under the Partnership for Peace program, will provide interoperability training in peacekeeping and humanitarian operations along NATO/IFOR standards, with an emphasis on individual and collective skills. The three NATO countries providing troops are the United States, Canada, and the Netherlands. The 16 "Partnership for Peace" nations contributing troops are Albania, Austria, Bulgaria, Estonia, Georgia, Hungary, ...

A Polish Army TABC-70 Armoured (Armored) Personnel Carrier (APC), with one crewmember standing up through the starboard hatch, is stopped on a dirt road beside two Bosnian civilians standing on the roadside. This Polish Army APC is part of the Nordic Polish Brigade (NPBDE), Multinational Division North (MND-N) Task Force Eagle, taking part in Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Three civilian cars are stopped on a road and being searched by US Army soldiers at a checkpoint near "Gator" Site, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during Operation Blast. Operation Blast is a smaller part of Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Bosnia interpreters and US Army soldiers hand out doughnuts and coffee to locals at a checkpoint near "Gator" Site, Bosnia-Herzegovina during Operation Blast. Operation Blast is a smaller part of Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

US Army SPECIALIST K.T. Stallings, a Combat Photographer and Army Reservist with the 982nd Signal Company, assists Canadian and Austrian soldiers load a 5-ton truck with sandbags during Situational Training Exercise-1, Convoy Operations, Exercise COOPERATIVE OSPREY 96. Cooperative Osprey is a United States Atlantic Command sponsored exercise that is conducted by Marine Forces Atlantic at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. Cooperative Osprey, under the Partnership for Peace program, will provide interoperability training in peacekeeping and humanitarian operations along NATO/IFOR standards, with an emphasis on individual and collective skills

An OSCE (Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe) staff members drives a forklift to pick up a pallet carrying polling kits off of a loading dock. These kits are loaded onto Greek Army, IFOR marked, Steyr 680 M (4x4) 4500 kg Trucks (seen behind the forklift) and then shipped throughout Bosnia-Herzegovina for the upcoming elections taking place during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Two Greek Army, IFOR marked, Steyr 680 M (4x4) 4500 kg Trucks prepare to leave the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) entry control point carrying polling kits for shipment throughout Bosnia-Herzegovina for the upcoming elections taking place during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

SGT Major Sakorafas Kostas (Greek Army), Infantry SPECIALIST, and another Greek soldier tie down the flaps to secure the back end of an Greek Army, IFOR marked, Steyr 680 M (4x4) 4500 kg Trucks loaded with OSCE (Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe) provided polling kits that are being shipped throughout Bosnia-Herzegovina for the upcoming elections taking place during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

An OSCE (Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe) staff member drives a forklift to load a pallet carrying polling kits on to a Greek Army IFOR transport vehicle. These kits are shipped throughout Bosnia-Herzegovina for the upcoming elections taking place during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Turkish Army soldiers offload OSCE (Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe) provided polling kits by hand from the back end of a Greek Army Steyr 680 M (4x4) 4500 kg Truck and stack them outside a warehouse. These polling kits are for the upcoming elections to be held in Zenica, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A Bosnian civilian bicyclist rides past a Greek Army, IFOR marked, military vehicle convoy parked on the roadside shoulder. This convoy includes four Steyr 680 M (4x4) 4500 kg Trucks, a M998 High-Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV), and an unidentified vehicle and is carrying OSCE (Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe) provided polling kits for the upcoming election to be held in Zenica, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Turkish Army soldiers offload OSCE (Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe) provided polling kits by hand from the back end of a Greek Army Steyr 680 M (4x4) 4500 kg Truck. These polling kits are for the upcoming elections to be held in Zenica, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Finnish Army soldiers, Finland Army Construction Battalion, offload OSCE (Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe) provided polling kits from the back end of a Greek Army Steyr 680 M (4x4) 4500 kg Truck inside a warehouse. These polling kits are for the upcoming elections to be held in Doboj, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Two Greek Army soldiers, both armed with 7.62mm G3A4 Rifles, stand in front of a Greek Army, IFOR marked, Steyr 680 M (4x4) 4500 kg Truck that is carrying OSCE (Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe) provided polling kits for the upcoming elections to be held in Zenica, Bosnia-Herzegovina, during Operation Joint Endeavor. Operation Joint Endeavor is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

The Norwegian Army's 236th Medical Evacuation Company (NorMedCoy) pre-operation area inside the medical facility in the "Blue Factory," located near Tuzla, Bosnia-Herzegovina. The Norwegians are in Bosnia as part of the Nordic-Polish (NORDPOL) Brigade in support of Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords. (Duplicate image, see also DA-SD-99-03195 or search 960904-A-2645M-033)

A Norwegian Army medic MAJ Piquet (French Army), seated in the foreground, various medical equipment stored inside a Norwegian Army SISU XA-185 Armored Personnel Carrier (APC) ambulance. The Norwegian Medical Company (NorMedCoy) stationed at the "Blue Factory," located near Tuzla, Bosnia-Herzegovina, uses this APC ambulance. The Norwegians are in Bosnia as part of the Nordic-Polish (NORDPOL) Brigade in support of Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

Three Norwegian Army officers, one seated at a control panel and two in the background standing and talking together, work in the Norwegian Medical Company's (NorMedCoy) medical facility operations room at the "Blue Factory," located near Tuzla, Bosnia-Herzegovina. The Norwegians are in Bosnia as part of the Nordic-Polish (NORDPOL) Brigade in support of Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A US Army soldier recovers from an injury in one of the 2121st Mobile Army Medical Hospital (US Army) patient recovery area inside the medical facility at Camp Bedrock, located near Tuzla, Bosnia-Herzegovina. This facility primarily supports US troops involved in Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords. (Duplicate image, see also DD-SD-00-00362 or search 960904-A-2645M-063)

The Norwegian Army's 236th Medical Evacuation Company (NorMedCoy) minor surgery area inside the medical facility in the "Blue Factory," located near Tuzla, Bosnia-Herzegovina. The Norwegians are in Bosnia as part of the Nordic-Polish (NORDPOL) Brigade in support of Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation Force (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords

A US Army soldier recovers from an injury in one of the 2121st Mobile Army Medical Hospital (US Army) patient recovery area inside the medical facility at Camp Bedrock, located near Tuzla, Bosnia-Herzegovina. This facility primarily supports US troops involved in Operation Joint Endeavor, which is a peacekeeping effort by a multinational Implementation (IFOR), comprised of NATO and non-NATO military forces, deployed to Bosnia in support of the Dayton Peace Accords. (Duplicate image, see also DA-SD-99-03198 or search 960904-A-2645M-063)