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Fort Benning graduates first gender-integrated Infantry One Station Unit Training

(FORT BENNING, Ga.) – U.S. Army Infantry soldiers-in-training assigned to Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 19th Infantry Regiment, 198th Infantry Brigade, begin their first day of Infantry One Station Unit Training (OSUT) February 10, 2017, on Sand Hill.Some names obscured for personnel security. (Photo by Patrick A. Albright, Maneuver Center Photographer)

By Christopher J. Warner, Fort Benning Maneuver Center of Excellence Public Affairs / FORT BENNING, Ga. – Over the last 18-months, the U.S. Army at Fort Benning has trained and graduated its first female Ranger course students, its first female Armor officers, and on Friday the Army graduated its first gender-integrated Infantry One Station Unit Training (OSUT). After 14 challenging weeks of learning

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Watson tabbed as 194th Drill Sergeant of the Year

Command Sgt. Maj. Lawrence E. Andrews, 194th Armored Brigade, far left, and Col. John M. Cushing, 194th Armored Brigade, far right, stand alongside the 194th Armored Brigade Soldier of the year Spc. Jeffrey Parry, 1st Batallion, 46th Infantry Regiment, left, the 194th Armored Brigade NCO of the year Sgt. 1st class Maximo Nunez, 1st Battalion, 46th Infantry Regiment, middle, and the drill sergeant of the year Staff Sgt. Dennis Watson, 5th Squadron, 15th Calvary Regiment. (Photo by: Markeith Horace, MCoE photographer)

By Gerald Williams, Bayonet & Saber / FORT BENNING, Ga., (Oct. 12, 2016) — Staff Sgt. Dennis Watson, 5th Squadron, 15th Cavalry Regiment, was selected as the 194th Armored Brigade Drill Sergeant of the Year Oct. 6 for his exemplary knowledge and performance. Twelve Soldiers competed over three days during the Brigade’s annual Best Warrior Competition. In addition, Spc. Jeffrey

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