IDLC: Forging Reserve Defenders

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  • By Eric M. White
  • 910th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
Airman 1st Class Drew Davis, Integrated Defense Leadership Course student assigned to the 307th Security Forces Squadron, Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, fires blank rounds from his M240 machine gun toward opposing force members while Daniel Knight, an IDLC student assigned to the 302nd Security Forces Squadron, Peterson Space Force Base, Colorado, engages with his M4 during a static defense exercise at Camp James A. Garfield Joint Military Training Center, Ohio, July 27, 2022. The exercise was part of the two-week IDLC based at Youngstown Air Reserve Station, Ohio, and using training grounds at CJAG. IDLC was designed to provide Reserve Defenders with intensely focused hands-on training to achieve and maintain combat readiness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Eric M. White)