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Blaine Kroger earns U.S. Army's Expert Infantry Badge


June 26, 2018

WORLAND — Last week Private First Class Blaine Kroger, a 2017 graduate of Worland High School, was awarded the United States Army’s coveted Expert Infantry Badge while stationed at Fort Hood Texas with the 1st Cavalry Division, 2nd Brigade Combat Team.

The badge is only awarded to those infantry soldiers who successfully complete three weeks of intense mental and physical training and testing on 30 advanced infantry soldier tasks. Some of the tasks included successfully passing an advanced physical fitness test, completing a day and night land navigation course, and mastering various c...

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