Northern Strike 22, August 11, 2022
220811-Z-CQ241-1005.JPG Photo By: Spc. Cody Muzio

Camp Grayling, Michigan - A 20th Special Forces Group (Airborne) soldier swims in Lake Margrethe at Camp Grayling, Michigan, while practicing for a helocast exercise for soldiers supporting the unit through Northern Strike 22, August 11, 2022. A helocast is an insertion method used by special operations forces in which a helicopter will fly over a body of water to drop off a boat and soldiers who will jump out, swim to the boat, and move to their on-shore target. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Cody Muzio)


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