Category: Deployed Forces

Balikatan 2014 finishes in fire and fury

Balikatan 2014 finishes in fire and fury

| May 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

“In a firefight, it’s important to coordinate with your team to suppress the enemy before moving on them.”

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45th takes over Central Command’s Material Recovery Element mission downrange

45th takes over Central Command’s Material Recovery Element mission downrange

| May 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 45th will be the sole brigade dedicated to the CMRE in Afghanistan, centering on the tracking, sorting and recovery of Army equipment from the entire country for return to the U.S.

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25th ID troops practice jungle survival at Balikatan

25th ID troops practice jungle survival at Balikatan

| May 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The cobra hissed and flailed violently as Tech. Sgt. Riden A. Dumalig, an instructor with the Philippine Army Special Forces, demonstrated to American Soldiers how to prepare it for nourishing themselves in a jungle environment should the need arise.

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National Training Center, Calif.

National Training Center, Calif.

| May 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team conducted decisive action training in the California desert.

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58th MPs prepare for joint mission

58th MPs prepare for joint mission

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The multi-echelon training tested the unit on operations tracking capabilities and used the entire staff.

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536th SMC redeploys from 9-month Afghanistan mission

536th SMC redeploys from 9-month Afghanistan mission

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 536th enabled retrograde operations and inspected and repaired nearly 10,000 work orders, enabling recovery operations, explained Droppleman.

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Serving the U.S. is a family matter

Serving the U.S. is a family matter

| April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

When the oldest brother, Capt. Charles “Charlie” Thomson, went to the United States Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., in the summer of 2003, no one would have imagined how close he would be to his two younger brothers.

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Sisters in Arms goes international at CG ‘14

Sisters in Arms goes international at CG ‘14

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

USARPAC SIA is open to all and is designed to educate, mentor and empower women.

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605th Trans Det embarks for Kuwait

605th Trans Det embarks for Kuwait

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The crew is headed to Kuwaiti Naval Base to transport cargo for Department of Defense personnel and other customers in the region.

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Tropic Lightning strikes ‘Cobra Gold’ in Thailand

Tropic Lightning strikes ‘Cobra Gold’ in Thailand

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The training was long and difficult. The new environment presented additional challenges for the Soldiers, as Thailand’s tropical climate is very different from what they have trained in before.

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