Irrigation Specialist with troops of the Agricultural Ministry on Urphalt 261; Western Prefecture, Yamdana System.
The 302nd Wasteland Reconnaissance Regiment is made up of numerous Company and Battalion level units which are mustered and trained at the local level before being assigned to the Regiment for off-planet deployment. While the Counties and Sub-Districts of Kalkovac supply the vast majority of this manpower, it is not uncommon to see governmental offices and even business entities provide units to the expeditions.
Unfortunately the details of this photo leave no clue as to this soldier's rank. Probably taken around the time of the Embassy Purge, 901 or early 902.
Voyage of The Adverse Victory, year 23 or 24.