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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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Master Gunner course graduates first female

(Fort Benning, Ga.) Sgt. 1st Class Sarah Saunders, 103rd Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), was the first female to graduate the Master Gunner common core Course June 27, 2016. (Photo by Patrick A. Albright / MCoE PAO Photographer)

By Desiree Dillehay, Fort Benning Public Affairs / The first female noncommissioned officer graduated the Master Gunner Common Core Course June 27 at Patton Hall on Fort Benning. Sgt. 1st Class Sarah Saunders, a petroleum supply specialist and reservist with the 103rd Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) out of Des Moines, Iowa, started the Master Gunner Common Core Course May 24. Saunders

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