officers and 30 cadets of the Military Academy of the Uruguayan
National Army traveled along with a delegation from Argentina
to the U.S. on Saturday (May 22) to participate in an orientation
exercise of U.S. military units in Texas and Louisiana.
This academic outreach, which continues
through Saturday (May 29), is aimed at exchanging information
about new technology for teaching and training soldiers
to reach superior levels of efficiency.
During the week in the U.S. the Uruguayan
representatives will visit Army and Air Force bases in Houston,
San Antonio, Camp Mabry and Dallas, Texas; and Barksdale,
This vist is being organized by the Office
of Defense Coperation of the U.S. Embassy, Montevideo.
| Fort Sam Houston:
SFC JOSE LOPEZ from Alpha Company 232nd medical battalion
with cadet Jose Fernandez from UY military academy"