U.S. Army Africa familiarization event on maintenance for Armed Forces of Liberia, Monrovia, Liberia, 05-2010
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By Rick Scavetta, U.S. Army Africa
MONROVIA, Liberia – When army mechanics from the Armed Forces of Liberia turn wrenches in the motor pool at Edward Binyah Kesselly barracks, they can rely upon lessons learned from U.S. Army Africa maintenance experts.
Master Sgt. Gary Donald and Chief Warrant Officer 4 Randy Austin recently spent a week with AFL troops discussing vehicle maintenance and motor pool operations.
“The event’s purpose was to familiarize the Armed Forces of Liberia with U.S. Army maintenance and motor pool operations and to lay the groundwork for future partnership events,” Donald said. “We covered U.S. Army basics – preventive maintenance, procedures for dispatching vehicles, how to order parts, accountability of supplies and motor pool safety measures