Tag: 1st Battalion 21st Inf. Regiment

2IBCT builds partnerships at Cobra Gold 18

2IBCT builds partnerships at Cobra Gold 18

| March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

Throughout every major conflict, U.S. forces have worked closely with foreign partners at multiple echelons.
Without interoperability and partnerships between foreign allies, accomplishing the mission could be much more difficult. This is why exercises such as Cobra Gold are so important for service members of the U.S. military, said U.S. Army 2nd Lt. Johnson Lamwatthananon, a platoon leader with 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, “Warrior Brigade,” 25th Infantry Division.

Continue Reading

Wrapping up Cobra Gold 2018

Wrapping up Cobra Gold 2018

| March 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

U.S. Army Soldiers with Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, took part in a Combined Arms Live-Fire Exercise during Exercise Cobra Gold, Feb. 23, 2018. The CALFEX is the culminating event for Cobra Gold 18.

Continue Reading

1st Bn., 21st Inf. Regt., ‘Gimlets,’ honor fallen heroes

1st Bn., 21st Inf. Regt., ‘Gimlets,’ honor fallen heroes

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

On Jan. 22, Soldiers of the 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, “Gimlets,” 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, paid tribute to fallen heroes of Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom. The ceremony brought guests from across the island to come together and pay their respects.

Continue Reading

‘Warrior Brigade’ closes out successful year

‘Warrior Brigade’ closes out successful year

| December 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

The 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, “Warrior Brigade,” 25th Infantry Division, kicked off an intense year, transforming into Task Force Warrior, comprised of United Kingdom Coalition partners, National Guard Soldiers, Marines and Airmen and executing a monthlong rotation at the Joint Readiness Training Center (JRTC) in Fort Polk, Louisiana, one of most challenging and stressful training exercises the U.S. Army has to offer.

Continue Reading

Tropic Lightning names Career Counselor of Year

Tropic Lightning names Career Counselor of Year

| December 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Three retention noncommissioned officers and four career counselors from across the 25th Infantry Division tested their mettle in standard setting during the Career Counselor of the Year competition Nov. 15-16, here.

Continue Reading

Gimlets ‘bore’ their way to winning the football title during TLW events this week

Gimlets ‘bore’ their way to winning the football title during TLW events this week

| October 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

Since the early 1920s, the 21st Infantry Regiment has consistently been triumphant in athletics, which earned it the nickname “Gimlets” for its strong will to win. Now, more than 90 years later, the current Gimlets are surely making their predecessors proud by showing the same athletic prowess by winning the flag football competition during the 2017 Tropic Lightning Week.

Continue Reading

PTA allows brigade to train for whatever may come

PTA allows brigade to train for whatever may come

| September 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Pohakuloa Training Area helps 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division to maintain its readiness to be deployable around the Pacific Rim and the world within 72 hours.

Continue Reading

Courts-martial Results: Aug. 5, 2016

Courts-martial Results: Aug. 5, 2016

| August 5, 2016 | 3 Comments

The 25th Infantry Division Staff Judge Advocate posts recent general courts-martial results.

Continue Reading

Warfighters exemplify true grit for Air Assault

Warfighters exemplify true grit for Air Assault

| July 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

A thunderous cadence of “Air Assault, Air Assault, Air Assault!” can be heard when Soldiers tackle physical and mental challenges standing between them and the earning of the Air Assault Badge.

Continue Reading

Soldiers hone counter-IED tactics with Indo-Asia-Pacific allies

Soldiers hone counter-IED tactics with Indo-Asia-Pacific allies

| May 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Soldiers of the U.S. Army, Royal Thai Army, Bangladesh Army, and Air National Guardsmen, shared their experiences and knowledge to counter improvised explosive devices during a train the trainer course, nicknamed T3, here, May 10.

Continue Reading