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2017 Department of the Army Best Warrior Competition Media Availability

What:     Media Availability for the 2017 Best Warrior Competition Where:   Fort A.P. Hill, Va. When:    Oct. 5, 2017, 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. Background: The premier DA-level competition, 22 of the Army’s finest Soldiers, representing 11 commands from across the … Continue reading

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A GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb strikes an ISIS-K cave

A GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb strikes an ISIS-K cave and tunnel systems in the Achin district of the Nangarhar Province in eastern Afghanistan at 7:32 p.m. local time April 13, 2017. The strike was designed to minimize the … Continue reading

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2017 310th ESC/3rd TBX Best Warrior leadership and mentoring

The 310th ESC and the 3rd TBX sent their top Soldiers and noncommissioned officers to compete at the BWC, but only two will go on to represent the units in the 377th Theater Sustainment Command Best Warrior Competition in May, 2016, where they will compete with Soldiers from every major Army Reserve command. Continue reading

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310th ESC Best Warrior Competition on Fort A.P. Hill

Army Reserve Staff Sgt. Arin R. Kinsella from the 380th Quartermaster Battalion headquartered in Evansville, Ind., 38th Regional Support Group, 310th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), participates in the equipment list layout inventory and inspection while competing in the 310th ESC’s 2017 … Continue reading

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Maj. Gen. Bradley A. Becker met with Lt. Col. Andrew Q. Jordan, Ft. A.P. Hill Garrison Commander.

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Jordan discusses installation’s training opportunities

LTC Andrew Q. Jordan, commander, U.S. Army Garrison, Fort A.P. Hill, and CSM Robert L. Parker II, are interviewed by Drew Brooks of the Fayetteville Observer. Brooks was here to cover the Fort Bragg-based 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade undergoing aerial … Continue reading

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Fort A.P. Hill to host VA National Guard unit transformation ceremony

“We’re excited to gain the 229th Brigade Engineer Battalion designation,” said Lt. Col. Charles B. Martin, Jr., battalion commander. “The 229th Engineer Battalion has such a proud engineer heritage within the Virginia Army National Guard, and it is where I began my officer career as a platoon leader. I know that our Soldiers today will carry on the proud tradition of the 229th Engineer Battalion as we transform.” Continue reading

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