414th Civil Affairs Battalion Conducts Pre-Validation Exercise
U.S. Army Reserve Sgt. Phillip Heilman, center, a Soldier with Alpha Company, 414th Civil Affairs Battalion, roleplays as the mayor of a fictional town while Soldiers from Charlie Company, 414th CA, discuss with him how the U.S. Army might be able to assist the local population in a unit pre-validation exercise at Camp Grayling, Michigan, June 20, 2019. Pre-validation exercises are an essential task which prepare Soldiers for real encounters with citizens of other countries when they are deployed overseas. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Adam Parent)