U.S. Army Reserve Civil Affairs conducts Cobra Strike 2017
Staff Sgt. Paul Myers, Medical Operations Non-Commissioned Officer in Charge for Charlie Company (C Co.), 457th Civil Affairs Battalion (CA BN), with members of Bundesanstalt Technisches Hilfswerk in Frankenthal, Germany, a civilian protection organization, extract an injured mannequin role-player from a roof during training exercise Cobra Strike 17 led by C Co., 457th CA BN, in Wackernheim, Germany, Sept. 16, 2017. This local multi-partnered exercise tests civil affairs solders’ assessment skills in a fictitious post-earthquake disaster scenario and coordination with local emergency services (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Capt. Jeku Arce, 221st Public Affairs Detachment).