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Military video offers glimpse at Wisconsin soldiers' work in Baghdad prison

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Military video offers glimpse at Wisconsin soldiers' work in Baghdad prison
New Richmond Wisconsin 127 South Knowles Avenue 54017

32nd Brigade Sgt. Frank Merola shot video and produced a story package on the Wisconsin Army National Guard troops working at the Theater Internment Facility (TIF) at Baghdad, Iraq.

Video and photography inside such prisons is tightly restricted, so this cleared video footage offers a fairly rare look inside, according to Lt. Col. Tim Donovan.

Among Wisconsin soldiers featured in interviews are: Staff Sgt. Jeremy Buenning of Shawano, and Spc. Justin Elkins of Somerset, members of Battery B, 1st Battalion, 120th Field Artillery (Stevens Point);

1st Lt. Josh Porter of Onalaska, Commander, 1158th Transportation Company (Beloit, Black River Falls); and Staff Sgt. Justin Tranberg of Kenosha, Company B, 257th Brigade Support Battalion (Kenosha).

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