Dec 4, 2009

AR RAMADI, IRAQ (March 7,2005) - Ricky Wissam, a 24-year-old translator for 4th Civil Affairs Group, 2nd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, explains to the principal of Kahled Bin Waleed intermediate school the purpose for the Marines visit to his school. The 28-year-old noncommissioned officer for 4th Civil Affairs Group, 2nd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment and New Jersey native and Maj. Benjamin B. Busch, team leader for 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment's 5th CAG, look on. Second Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment's 4th Civil Affairs Group visited two schools. The purpose of the visits was to conduct a visual verification of repairs rendered. (Official United States Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Tom Sloan)

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