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Military Monday - Nov. 12, 2012
An MP commander gets ready for Afghanistan
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(John Baird, an army lieutenant colonel (LTC), is the brother of Rupert Baird, who wrote a number columns for the Chronicle-Independent during his deployment several years ago. LTC Baird is now doing the same. His columns will appear periodically on Mondays during his deployment.) On Oct. 25, 2012, I climbed into a rented white Chevrolet Impala and drove to Nashville, Tenn.