DoD public affairs types put up a story yesterday about the I Corps leadership’s mid-April trip to check out the lay of the land in Iraq.
From the release:
Lt. Gen. Charles Jacoby, commanding general, I Corps and Fort Lewis, Wash., toured training sites, detainee facilities and talked with leadership on the ground to help shape the corps’ situational awareness. I Corps will assume authority Multi-National Corps – Iraq in Spring 2009.
… (The) battlefield circulation is one of four potential trips to the MNC-I area of operations for the I Corps command group leading up to the transition of authority with XVIII Airborne Corps next year.