Pic O’ the Day Via War News Updates U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Gary Volesky, left, talks to troops as they take a short break while on patrol near Wanat Village in the Waygul Valley, Afghanistan, Sept. 22, 2011. Volesky is the Combined Joint Task Force-1 and Regional Command-East Deputy Commanding General Maneuver, and the soldiers are assigned to the 25th Infantry Division's 3rd Brigade. U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Zackary Root I just can’t imagine going on patrol with a Brigadier General. Heck, I can’t remember seeing anyone above Captain in the field.