Operation Peregrine II
June 23, 2007
The Paratroopers from Company C, 3rd Battalion, 509th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division conducted Operation Peregrine II and captured five members of an insurgent cell in north Babil.
The operation was a night time air assault to capture several (individuals) that the military believes are directly responsible for attacks in Babil, including the bombing of a bridge that took the that killed three American Solders. It was the third raid in conducted in responce to the bombing.