Category Archives: Command Corner

14th Combat Support Hospital provides medical support in Puerto Rico

By Megan Garcia, Fort Benning Maneuver Center of Excellence Public Affairs FORT BENNING, Ga. (Oct. 9, 2017) – Soldiers from the 14th Combat Support Hospital stationed on post recently arrived in Puerto Rico to support the Department of Defense’s top priority to provide life-saving and life-sustaining support to those affected by Hurricane Maria. The hospital was placed on the Defense

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Maj. Gen. Eric J. Wesley speaks at Jim Blanchard Leadership Forum

Maj. Gen. Eric J. Wesley, Maneuver Center of Excellence commanding general, addresses attendees at the Jim Blanchard Leadership Forum, Aug. 28, at the Columbus Convention and Trade Center. Founded in 2005, the Jim Blanchard Leadership Forum, hosted by the Leadership Institute at Columbus State University, is the premier leadership event in the region and offers an intimate setting with some

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MCoE Bids Farewell to Command Sgt. Maj. Timothy Metheny

By Shan Ogletree, Fort Benning Maneuver Center of Excellence Public Affairs / (FORT BENNING, Ga.) Command Sgt. Maj. Timothy Metheny relinquished authority as the Maneuver Center of Excellence Command Sergeant Major in a Farewell Ceremony at the Benning Club.   It was an opportunity to say good-bye to his friends in the Fort Benning community. “It’s good to see your friends

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Fort Bliss captures ‘Best Scout Squad’ competition

(FORT BENNING, Ga) – The Maneuver Center hosts a Scouts-in-Action live-fire demonstration to kick off the 2017 Gainey Cup on May 1, 2017, at Red Cloud Range. The live-fire demonstrates the vehicle platforms and lethal capabilities that scout squads bring to the battlefield. (Photos by Markeith Horace/MCoE PAO Photographer)

  By Christopher J. Warner, MCoE Public Affairs FORT BENNING, Ga. – The 2017 Gainey Cup Best Scout Squad competition concluded May 5 after four-days of grueling competition. The top five teams are as follows: 1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place 4th Place Team 11 from the Royal Netherlands Army’s 104th Reconnaissance claimed fourth place. 5th Place Team 7 from

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2017 Gainey Cup – Day – Standings – Day TWO

By Chris Warner, MCoE PAO / FORT BENNING, Ga. – The Best Scout Squad Competition has wrapped up day two of the competition. Day two began at 4:30 a.m. on Harmony Church. The scout squads have completed in a grueling day of technical and tactical events that challenged them physically and mentally. The current standings are as follows: Updates courtesy of

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