Operation Black Eagle II
January 23, 2007
Operation Black Eagle II took place on January 23, 2007. It involved Soldiers from the 2nd Battalion, 15th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry) worked with troops from the 2nd Battalion, 4th Brigade, 6th Iraqi Army Division.
During the operation, the Soldiers detained three suspected enemies for suspicious activity. Weapons found during the operation included two AK-47 bandoleers and two Katusha rocket casings. The operation was aimed at denying anti-Iraqi forces sanctuary within the Mahmudiyah area.
This mission was not affiliated with Operation Black Eagle that took place in April 2007