III Corps

The mission of III Corps is to, when directed, deploy to a theater of operations, conduct military operations and redeploy. As the Nation's Counteroffensive Force, III Corps trains, mobilizes, deploys, and sustains ready forces; on order, conducts decisive full-spectrum joint or combined operations.

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  • FORSCOM RSS Feed Sun, 25 Jun 2017 07:00:03 EDTFORSCOM

    • Seven nations, four branches, one mission Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDTPABRADE, Lithuania -- As the sun began to set on the Lithuanian countryside on June 17, the final touches were placed on the camouflage netting designed to conceal the position of the Tactical Action Center, or TAC, of the 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 34th Infantry Division. As part of the multinational exercise Saber Strike 17, the 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 34th Infantry Division provided support to the Air Assault Task Force Commander, Col. Charles Kemper.
    • FORSCOM Frontline - June 23, 2017 Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDTThis week: SECDEF: 2018 budget will continue readiness recovery; Senior Leaders: SECDEF talks Afghan strategy; On Point: Army announces force structure decisions; Weblink: JLTV, plus news and photographs about FORSCOM Soldiers and units from across the nation.
    • 3/4 ABCT masses, moves to Black Sea Region for Saber Guardian 17 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDTSoldiers of the 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, conducted a quick turn-around on equipment maintenance and rail operations this week at Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany, to move five battalions to the Black Sea Region for an upcoming series of multinational exercises under Saber Guardian 17.
    • Fort Drum community honors fallen Soldiers at annual remembrance Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDTMembers of the Fort Drum community gathered June 20 morning at Memorial Park to pay tribute to the more than 300 10th Mountain Division (LI) Soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice while fighting in contingency operations since 1992.
    • Fort Drum Soldiers enjoy fine dining at newly renovated Commando Café Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDTIt's a significant boost to morale to be able to gather with your fellow squad members, relax and enjoy a meal served at the nearby dining facility (DFAC). However, for the past 18 months, this luxury hasn't been available for the "Commandos" of 2nd Brigade Combat Team. That is, until just recently when the newly renovated Commando Café opened its doors June 19 to begin serving Soldiers of 2nd Brigade Combat Team.
    • 3-29 FA builds artillery rapport with Romanians at Combined Resolve VIII Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDTThe 3rd Battalion ("Pacesetter"), 29th Field Artillery Regiment, completed rigorous training over the last few weeks that culminated with partnering with the Romanian 1st Battery, 817th Artillery Battalion, 81st Mechanized Brigade during exercise Combined Resolve VIII to provide deep fires for a multinational task force.
    • Fort Riley military children take part in track meet, Peter Rabbit Fun Run Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDTLegaicy Landers kept her eyes forward as she sprinted through the finish line of the 200-meter dash as the "Big Red One" Youth Track Meet and Peter Rabbit Fun Run June 10. Upon completing the race, she placed her hands on her knees, trying to catch her breath.
    • 130th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade conducts annual training with 82nd Airborne Division Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDTFORT BRAGG, N.C. - Carolina Army National Guard soldiers from the 130th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade conducted their two-week long annual training this month which included a warfighter exercise with the 82nd Airborne Division.UA-87633511-1
    • 'Peacekeeper' Battalion welcomes new commander Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDTFORT CAMPBELL, Ky. - Soldiers of the 716th Military Police Battalion "Peacekeepers," 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) Sustainment Brigade, 101st Abn. Div., participated in a change of command ceremony, June 15, at the division parade field, here.
    • Lifeliner NCO completes journey to earning bachelor's degree Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDTFORT CAMPBELL, Ky. - Staff Sgt. Shenea Andrews, the chaplain assistant noncommissioned officer in charge for the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) Sustainment Brigade, 101st Abn. Div., proudly walked across the stage of Wilson Theater to receive her bachelor's degree after beginning her journey almost nine years ago.
    • First Soldiers to sling load Tactical Command Node-Light Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDTSoldiers from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) and pilots from the 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division, became the first Soldiers in the operational Army to sling load the Tactical Command Node-Light last week. This training was done in preparation for the brigade's upcoming rotation as part of the Network Integration Exercise at Fort Bliss, Texas, in July. At NIE 2BCT will validate new systems that will be fielded to the Army for future mission sets.
    • Clean water: An essential element of a successful Army Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDTFORT STORY, Virginia - The beach may be a nice, relaxing vacation spot for some people. However, it was the ideal location for Army Reserve, National Guard and Active Duty 92W water purification Soldiers to put their skills to the test during the 2017 Reverse Osmosis Water Purification Rodeo, June 12-16.
    • Fort Campbell Soldiers support training effort for XCTC Exercise at Fort McCoy Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDTFORT McCOY, Wis. - In the heat of June, Soldiers with the 2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment (2nd, 502nd), 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division prepared to rotate out to training sites as the opposition force to the 33rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team (IBCT) of the Illinois Army National Guard here.
    • Virginia Guard transporters train with active duty on rail and water operations Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDTFORT EUSTIS, Va. -- Virginia National Guard Soldiers assigned to the Virginia Beach-based 1173rd Transportation Company, 529th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, and 329th Regional Support Group conducted training on rail load and seaport operations with active duty U.S. Army personnel during their drill weekend June 9-11, 2017, at Fort Eustis, Virginia.UA-87633511-1
    • Prototypes rapidly deliver cyber capabilities Tue, 20 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDTWASHINGTON -- Serving as "test drives" for possible Army systems of the future, prototypes are playing an increasingly vital role as a natural bridge between emerging technologies and more mature solutions that are part of official programs of record.
  • III Corps RSS Feed Sun, 25 Jun 2017 07:00:05 EDTIII Corps

    • Fort Hood offers recognition for Vietnam vets Wed, 11 Apr 2012 00:00:00 EDTFort Hood, Texas, and the surrounding communities will gather May 21, 2012, on the installation to give area Vietnam veterans the recognition and welcome home they deserve.
    • Saber Squadron counters indirect fire operations Mon, 11 Jul 2011 00:00:00 EDTThe Soldiers of Bandit Troop, 6th ‘Saber’ Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Advise and Assist Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, along with their Iraqi Security Force partners, sought out insurgents attempting to use indirect fire assets against the local security forces in Wasit province, Iraq, by conducting area reconnaissance, July 6, 2011.
    • 1st Air Cavalry conducts rare sling load operation in Afghanistan Mon, 11 Jul 2011 00:00:00 EDTSoldiers from the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, conducted a rare sling load operation July 6, 2011, using a CH-47F Chinook helicopter to transport another Chinook helicopter from Camp Kunduz to Camp Marmal, Afghanistan.
    • Darnall committed to customer service; wants patient feedback Mon, 11 Jul 2011 00:00:00 EDTGood customer service costs nothing, but it is priceless in terms of what it means to the patients and staff at Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center. Patients have the opportunity to anonymously provide feedback on their hospital visit by either completing an Interactive Customer Evaluation (ICE) comment and/or filling out the Army Provider Level Satisfaction Survey (APLSS).
    • Leaders debate way ahead for 'Great Place' Thu, 07 Jul 2011 00:00:00 EDTSenior leaders on the Great Place joined III Corps and Fort Hood Commanding General Lt. Gen. Don Campbell Jr. to work on the installation's way ahead.
    • Six years success in southern Iraq, Mission complete for U.S. reconstruction team Wed, 06 Jul 2011 00:00:00 EDTThe Provincial Reconstruction Teams in Iraq have accomplished much over the last eight years and in Babil Province, one team has thousands of success stories to its name.
    • Using meds beyond 6-month dispense date forbidden Wed, 06 Jul 2011 00:00:00 EDTSoldiers who take their prescription medications six months after dispensation and pop positive on a urinalysis test could see their careers go down the toilet.
    • First AFAP EFMP Focus Forum held Tue, 05 Jul 2011 00:00:00 EDTFORT HOOD, Texas - Dozens of issues were discussed regarding the Exceptional Family Member Program at the first Army Family Action Plan EFMP Focus Forum June 21. Out of all the issues, three were deemed the most critical by the forum participants and will become part of the Fort Hood AFAP.
    • Dust, heat no deterrent for Fourth of July fun Tue, 05 Jul 2011 00:00:00 EDTContingency Operating Site Kalsu is often a dusty and uncomfortably hot place in July. Despite the dismal conditions, Soldiers and civilian employees came out in droves to celebrate America’s Independence Day with sports, food and relaxation.
    • Despite triple-digit heat, thousands celebrate Fourth of July at Fort Hood Tue, 05 Jul 2011 00:00:00 EDTTriple-digit heat didn't prevent Fort Hood Soldiers and families from celebrating the Fourth of July during Freedom Fest 2011.
    • Combatives: Fighter gives III Corps veteran presence Fri, 01 Jul 2011 00:00:00 EDTOn a fight night in Hawaii in 2008, a squad volunteered their platoon sergeant into the ring as a joke. But it wasn't a joke for his opponent, who ended up with a broken nose and collarbone.
    • Keeping this summer safe Fri, 01 Jul 2011 00:00:00 EDTFORT HOOD, Texas - Summer is here. Soldiers and their Families are out in force on area lakes, at the pools and outside enjoying the sunshine and hot weather. Along with summer and its associated outdoor activities comes a renewed emphasis on safety while enjoying outdoor activities and the need for battle buddies to look out for one another.
    • Online levy brief begins; saving customers time, post money Fri, 01 Jul 2011 00:00:00 EDTFort Hood’s Directorate of Human Resources has changed the way Soldiers complete levy brief requirements for reassignments, making the levy brief process faster and easier for customers.
    • Staying fit through deployment Mon, 21 Feb 2011 06:19:44 ESTBABIL, Iraq- Soldiers often set goals to achieve while deployed, finishing college, learning to play an instrument or, one of the most popular, getting in better shape. Often, Soldiers have hectic schedules during deployment and find it hard to schedul
    • Musayyib celebrates new civic center Mon, 21 Feb 2011 05:43:15 ESTBABIL, Iraq- The Babil Provincial Reconstruction Team, 1st Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment and local provincial government officials held an opening ceremony in Musayyib, Iraq, Feb. 12, for the Musayyib Civic Center. The ceremony celebrated the n
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