Tag: 3rd Brigade Combat Team

962nd Quartermaster enhances Lightning Forge

962nd Quartermaster enhances Lightning Forge

| November 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

From Oct. 23-28, the 962nd Quartermaster (QM) Mortuary Affairs Company, under the 9th Mission Support Command (MSC), integrated unit operations with the 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, during the Joint Pacific Multinational Readiness Capability (JPMRC) 18-01 Lightning Forge training exercise.

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Lightning Forge engages global partners

Lightning Forge engages global partners

| October 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

As 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division began their second week of home station training during Lightning Forge 18-01, foreign visitors from across the Pacific came to Oahu to observe how the 196th Infantry Brigade and Joint Pacific Multinational Readiness Capability (JPMRC) can build readiness and interoperability for their respective national militaries.

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Tropic Lightning Forge(s) on to completion

Tropic Lightning Forge(s) on to completion

| October 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

The 25th Infantry Division’s annual Lighting Forge exercise is winding down and is nearing its scheduled Oct. 29 end.

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Preparation underway for 2017 Lightning Forge training exercise

Preparation underway for 2017 Lightning Forge training exercise

| October 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

From Oct. 21-29, 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division Soldiers will deploy to various ranges across Oahu to engage in a decisive action training environment through an interactive and dynamic scenario developed by Joint Pacific Multinational Readiness Capability (JPMRC). During this period, 3rd IBCT will encounter multiple problem sets to include enemy opposition forces, a beleaguered host nation security force, interagency and multinational partnership, a civilian populace that broadly ranges from supportive of U.S. intervention to insurgency, and an emerging cyber threat.

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3BCT Soldier earns Army’s 2017 Best Warrior title

3BCT Soldier earns Army’s 2017 Best Warrior title

| October 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Army now has two more role models for all Soldiers to follow. After six days of demanding events at the Best Warrior Competition last week, a specialist and staff sergeant stood out among this year’s highly-skilled competitors. Spc. Hazen Ham, an infantryman with 25th Infantry Division’s 3rd Brigade Combat Team, and Staff Sgt. Ryan McCarthy, who represented the Army Training and Doctrine Command, were officially named the Army’s Soldier and NCO of the Year, respectively, during an awards luncheon Monday at the Association of the U.S. Army’s Annual Meeting and Exposition.

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‘Broncos’ strike hard during two-week exercise

‘Broncos’ strike hard during two-week exercise

| September 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

The chatter of machine guns, the booming of artillery and the sounds of cannon fire from helicopters signaled the live-fire portion of Bronco Strike throughout Battle Area Complex (BAX), here, in August.

Bronco Strike was held by the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, “Broncos,” 25th Infantry Division, to train and externally evaluate company teams’ ability to maneuver and integrate direct and indirect fires during the two weeks of the exercise.

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29th BEB, Marines make a bang with shotguns

29th BEB, Marines make a bang with shotguns

| September 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Soldiers and Marines made more than just a loud bang as they breached doors and other targets on the ranges at Schofield Barracks, Aug. 29-31. Combat Engineers from the 29th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, worked with Marines from the 2nd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, based out of Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay.

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Ready, aim…FIRE!

Ready, aim…FIRE!

| August 31, 2017 | 1 Comment

Soldiers from 29th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, participated in a stress shoot at Puuloa Rifle Range, Aug. 25.

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‘Mustangs’ challenges platoon leaders, sergeants

‘Mustangs’ challenges platoon leaders, sergeants

| August 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Soldiers heaved heavy boards strapped with their belts at an obstacle lane at the Leadership Reaction Course at Schofield Barracks.

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75th Anniversary of the Battle of Guadalcanal honored

75th Anniversary of the Battle of Guadalcanal honored

| August 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

It had been 75 years since Soldiers from the U.S. Army stepped on the shores of Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands during the Second World War.

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