Tag: 1st Battalion 21st Inf. Regiment

‘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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Warrior Brigade honors Soldier, improves relationships, training, readiness

Warrior Brigade honors Soldier, improves relationships, training, readiness

| December 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

The year will soon be 2016, and it is approaching fast, so let’s take a moment or two and remember some of the highlights that made 2015 such a memorable year for 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division.

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Gimlets give TLW its most challenging event

Gimlets give TLW its most challenging event

| October 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

This year, Oct. 5-8, at the 25th Infantry Division’s birthday celebration known as Tropic Lightning Week, the 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, “Gimlets,” 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th ID, ran the most challenging competition known as the Team Assault Course.

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2nd SBCT trains to uphold combat readiness

2nd SBCT trains to uphold combat readiness

| August 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

More than 270 Soldiers assigned to 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, completed the final leg of the weeklong Warrior Task Training (WTT), Aug. 14, with a six-mile ruck march and a medical evacuation lane at Watts Field, here.

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