327th INFANTRY – Photos – Iraq

2nd Battalion Command Group


Camp Pennsylvania Tragedy

Spec. Andrew Doyle, 19, of Prairie du Sac, Wis., prays during final blessings ceremonies held at Camp Pennsylvania before troops of the 1-327 Infantry Regiment go into Iraq. Soldiers also prayed for the soldiers who suffered injuries in the grenade attack.

First Lt. Dave Bouchard, a military intelligence officer with the 1st Brigade combat team, pays his last respects to Capt. Christopher Seifert at a special memorial service at Camp Pennsylvania. Siefert died in an early morning grenade and small-arms attack on Sunday.

101st Airborne Division Commanding General David H. Petraeus, right, and other officers pray for Capt. Christopher Seifert at a special memorial service at Camp Pennsylvania.

Capt. Stephen Pratel, an Army chaplain with the 327th Infantry Regiment, blesses soldiers as they pray in a special assembly at Camp Pennsylvania. Pratel said Sunday’s tragedy was a terrible thing but also said there is good in the world and the soldiers can make
a difference.


General Petreaus transitions from commander of the 101st to Commander in charge of rebuilding Iraqi army

Lt General Wallace confers with then Major General Petraeus who Commanded the 101st during Operation Iraqi Freedom 2003-2004

Newly minted Lt. General Petraeus with Iraqi troops. He and his staff are charged with training the new Iraqi army….Good luck and Godspeed General!

General Petraeus has things well in hand in Falleujah.

The General and an
Iraqi soldier with RPG.