Mott deployed to Afghanistan
UPLAND, Calif. - Army Reserve Capt. Jacklyn D. Mott has deployed to Afghanistan to serve in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Enduring Freedom is the official name given to anti-terrorism military operations involving U.S. troops and allied coalition partners. Reserve component members from all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces have been mobilized, activated and deployed along with active duty members to support the war against global terrorism.
Mission objectives encompass combating the international terrorist network or regime forces outside the borders of the United States. U.S. troops serve in South and Southwest Asia, Central Asia, the Arabian peninsula, islands in the Pacific, and other countries.
Mott is a civil affairs team leader with the 426th Civil Affairs Battalion, Upland, Calif. She has served 11 years in the military.
She is the daughter of Brenda and Fred Mott of Bark River.