Category: Deployed Forces

LSV-6 crew returns from vital Kuwait mission

LSV-6 crew returns from vital Kuwait mission

| November 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Despite its relatively small size, the Army’s watercraft community constantly demonstrates its flexibility and dedication to global readiness, with its Pacific-based mariners often operating on the other side of the world.

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25th ID ‘survives’ Australian outback

25th ID ‘survives’ Australian outback

| October 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

“Just outside of our fishing lines, there were crocodiles lined up like cars at a car show trying to take fish from us. There were some big boys out there.”

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Activation of 14th MDB strengthens US-Japan alliance

Activation of 14th MDB strengthens US-Japan alliance

| October 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

“There is no better demonstration of America’s commitment to the Pacific region’s security than the cooperation between 94th AAMDC Soldiers and our Japanese partners in this mission,” said Brig. Gen. Eric L. Sanchez, commander, 94th AAMDC.

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Cacti travels to Singapore

Cacti travels to Singapore

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tropic Lightning Soldiers were sponsored by the Singapore Army for physical fitness and urban training called the Murai Urban Training Exchange.

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CAB preps for South Korea rotation

CAB preps for South Korea rotation

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The rotation will be some of the 25th CAB Soldiers’ first time flying aircraft in South Korea.

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599th Trans covers Pacific Pathways across two oceans

599th Trans covers Pacific Pathways across two oceans

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Pacific arm of Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command, the 599th Transportation Brigade, is providing strategic sealift to the Pacific Pathways operation.

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Garuda Shield 14 comes to an end

Garuda Shield 14 comes to an end

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The two armies underwent a combined field training exercise emphasizing jungle survival, mounted and dismount infantry operations, combined aviation training, medical care and humanitarian assistance, and they synchronized and executed combined tactical operations.

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U.S. troops partner with Kiwi’s for Lightning Strike

U.S. troops partner with Kiwi’s for Lightning Strike

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The mission to New Zealand was an emergency deployment for the Soldiers as the quick reaction force company, explained Capt. Michael Crain, commander, Co. A.

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TFT runs and rucks for POWs/MIAs

TFT runs and rucks for POWs/MIAs

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Soldiers took first place in the 4-mile ruck march, building camaraderie and giving TFT bragging rights over the other competitors.

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Sea Dragons impress in Valiant Shield

Sea Dragons impress in Valiant Shield

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Valiant Shield helps the U.S. in continuing to develop regional and global power projection capabilities that provide a full range of options to succeed in defense of its interests and those of its allies and partners around the world.

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