Tag: Jungle Operations Training Center

TAMC combat medic named honor grad at 25th ID ‘Jungle School’

TAMC combat medic named honor grad at 25th ID ‘Jungle School’

| September 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Staff Sgt. Gabriel Mejias is the noncommissioned officer in charge of TAMC’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, but he is always a warfighter first. The U.S. Army combat medic proved just that when he was recently named the 25th Infantry Division’s Jungle Operations Training Course (JOTC) distinguished honor graduate on Aug. 10.

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Jungle operations challenges mental, physical readiness

Jungle operations challenges mental, physical readiness

| July 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Not everyone survives here in the jungle. It’s not that they get eaten by tigers or crocodiles, it’s just that they aren’t cut out for the environment. As a result, they end up dropping out.

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Tropic Lightning, Nepalese soldiers discuss female integration into combat roles

Tropic Lightning, Nepalese soldiers discuss female integration into combat roles

| March 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

The 25th Infantry Division hosted a delegation with female Nepalese Army officers on Feb. 21. The delegation was held to share information, techniques, tactics and procedures to promote the effectiveness and integration of females into combat roles.

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25th Division Artillery aids in joint exercise

25th Division Artillery aids in joint exercise

| January 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Local Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and Army first responders, including a medical evacuation (MEDEVAC), from 3rd Battalion, 25th Aviation Regiment, reacted to a simulated mass casualty (MASCAL) exercise at the 25th Infantry Division’s Jungle Operations Training Center (JOTC), Jan. 6.

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Tropic Lightning Division takes a look at year

Tropic Lightning Division takes a look at year

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

This was an exciting year for the 25th Infantry Division as we fostered positive relationships with our allies, enhanced our capabilities, and provided Soldiers the best training in the Army.

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25th ID’s Lightning Academy tests new uniforms

25th ID’s Lightning Academy tests new uniforms

| May 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Over the last few months, Tropic Lightning Soldiers have had the opportunity to test new uniforms designed specifically for jungle operations at the 25th Infantry Division’s Jungle Operations Center.

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Tropic Lightning Division logs a great year

Tropic Lightning Division logs a great year

| December 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

This was an exciting year for the 25th Infantry Division as it continued to foster positive relationships with its allies, enhancing its capabilities and giving its Soldiers the best training in the Army.

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Female Bangladesh officers get hands on training at Lightning Academy

Female Bangladesh officers get hands on training at Lightning Academy

| October 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

As Sutapa Khan prepared to rappel down the incline wall at the Lightning Academy’s Air Assault course, her instructor, Staff Sgt. Misty DiChristina, asked her an important question: “Are you left-handed or right-handed?”

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Pacific’s senior enlisted leaders see value of Lightning Academy

Pacific’s senior enlisted leaders see value of Lightning Academy

| October 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

According to 1st Sgt. Glen DeMarcus, training Soldiers in the ways of jungle warfare helps prepare them for surviving in any and all environments.

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Welcome to the jungle!  JOTC trains experts

Welcome to the jungle! JOTC trains experts

| October 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 25th Infantry Division at Schofield Barracks is building adaptive Soldiers through the Jungle Operations Training Course.

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