Tag: Tropic Lightning

25th ID Soldiers strive to be the Tropic Lightning Best Warrior

25th ID Soldiers strive to be the Tropic Lightning Best Warrior

| May 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

Soldiers from the 25th Infantry Division tested the warrior tasks and battles drills by going through situational training exercise lanes April 10, as part of the Tropic Lightning Best Warrior Competition.

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Tropic Lightning Division welcomes Maj. Gen. Ronald Clark

Tropic Lightning Division welcomes Maj. Gen. Ronald Clark

| January 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Soldiers, families and friends said farewell to Maj. Gen. Christopher Cavoli and welcomed Maj. Gen. Ronald P. Clark during a change of command ceremony, Jan. 4, here, at Weyand Field.

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Tropic Lightning Division meets mission

Tropic Lightning Division meets mission

| December 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Tropic Lightning Division used 2017 to focus on the Chief of Staff of the Army’s No. 1 priority: readiness. In doing so, the Division prepared to deploy, fight and win tonight while working with allies and partner nations to improve regional stability and security.

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Schofield Barracks honors past with throwback day

Schofield Barracks honors past with throwback day

| October 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Schofield Barracks went back in time, Saturday, bringing back the military essence of various historical eras at the Tropic Lightning Museum’s annual Living History Day.

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Tropic Lightning Week honors Division’s 76th birthday

Tropic Lightning Week honors Division’s 76th birthday

| October 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

From Oct. 2-5, the 25th Infantry Division celebrated its 76th birthday with its annual Tropic Lightning Week – packed with its usual competitive sporting and physical competitions with its battalions vying for the coveted Guadalcanal Cup.

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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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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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Warrior Brigade looks back over intense, rigorous year

Warrior Brigade looks back over intense, rigorous year

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

For the Soldiers and families of 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, 2016 can best be described as transformative – filled with intense and rigorous training, historic new partnerships and unrelenting family support.

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Veterans Day Events

Veterans Day Events

| November 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

The national holiday will be observed Friday, Nov. 11.

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Military Sealift Command, USARPAC voyage through Pacific Pathways

Military Sealift Command, USARPAC voyage through Pacific Pathways

| July 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Despite continued conflicts in the Middle East and elsewhere, the U.S. remains committed to a refocus of strategic priorities to the Pacific region. While long-running conflicts and territorial disputes dominate regional issues in the Pacific, each military service continues to hone their maritime tactics, techniques and procedures in support of the rebalance to the Pacific region.

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