Category Archives: Future Maneuver

Fort Benning,Columbus to kick-off Centennial Celebration

FORT BENNING, Ga. (Oct. 6, 2017) – The City of Columbus, Georgia, in conjunction with Fort Benning are scheduled to hold a Centennial Kick-Off Ceremony at 1 p.m., Oct. 12 at the round-a-bout behind the City Service Center in Columbus. The event begins a yearlong celebration commemorating the establishment of Camp Benning, which was eventually named Fort Benning. Camp Benning

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FORSCOM general visits 1st Security Force Assistance Brigade

By Megan Garcia, Fort Benning Maneuver Center of Excellence Public Affairs Office FORT BENNING, Ga. (Sept. 20, 2017) – Gen. Robert Abrams, commanding general of the U.S. Army Forces Command, visited the newly established 1st Security Force Assistance Brigade stationed on post, Sept. 15. “Right now in terms of force development in the Army, in terms of how we organize

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Task Force 1-28 conducts dismounted live-fire training

Story and photos by Task Force 1-28 FORT BENNING, Ga. (Sept. 20, 2017) – Soldiers from Destroyer Company, Task Force 1st Battalion, 28 Infantry Regiment, trained for dismounted operations as part of their new mission to provide security for the 1st Security Force Assistance Brigade, Sept. 8. 1st SFAB will go through rigorous certifications in order to train, advise, assist,

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Combat Vehicle Modernization Strategy Summit

 By Courtney Woody, Fort Benning Maneuver Center of Excellence Public Affairs / FORT BENNING, Ga – Fort Benning’s Digital Multi-Purpose Range Complex hosted a maneuver live fire demonstration of robotics and autonomous systems, as part of the Combat Vehicle Modernization Strategy Summit. Senior Army leaders gathered with engineers and scientists to discuss how developments like these align capabilities and technologies with the

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First 4th Generation Paratrooper to Graduate Airborne School

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  By Megan Garcia, Maneuver Center of Excellence Public Affairs FORT BENNING, Ga. (Aug. 16, 2017) – Service members wearing olive-green helmets with black numbers and letters on it line up on several steps as they wait their turn to practice landing techniques after jumping out of an airplane.   In the crowd, one Army Reserve Officer Training Corps cadet

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1-29 holds change of responsibility at National Infantry Museum

FORT BENNING, Ga. (Aug. 15, 2017) – The 1st Battalion, 29th Infantry Regiment, held a change of responsibility at the National Infantry Museum here Aug. 14. During the ceremony Command Sgt. Maj. Roberto H. Alvarez relinquished responsibility to Command Sgt. Maj. Michael D. Sanchez. Lt. Col. John P. Carson, commander of the battalion, hosted the event. “Everything he does, everything

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