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DoD photo by Cpl. Trisha Betz, U.S. Army.  (Released) Minnesota National Guardsmen with the 2nd Battalion, 135th Infantry, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 34th Infantry Division complete a ruck march to earn the Expert Infantryman Badge at Forward Operating Base Gerber, in Kuwait, on Jan. 27, 2012. The Expert Infantryman Badge is awarded to soldiers who hold infantry or special forces military occupational specialties and complete a series of tests.   DoD photo by Cpl. Trisha Betz, U.S. Army. (Released)

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