2nd Battalion, 346th Regiment

2nd Battalion, 346th Regiment

The 177th Armored Brigade is an AC/RC unit based at Camp Shelby, Mississippi. The unit is responsible for training selected United States Army Reserve and National Guard units. The unit was formerly designated as 3rd Brigade, 87th Division. The brigade is a subordinate unit of First Army.

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    • South Carolina National Guard strengthens partnerships during Eager Lion Tue, 31 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTMembers of the South Carolina National Guard participated in Exercise Eager Lion 16, May 15-24, 2016 in Jordan, which integrated U.S. and Jordanian service members working together to build partnerships.
    • Florida National Guard Task Force Seminole leaves ironclad legacy in Djibouti Sat, 28 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTLast year, Task Force Seminole's B Troop, 1st Squadron, 153rd Cavalry Regiment began their deployment on a security mission to Djibouti, which involved day and night surveillance and a continuous improvement of their defensive fighting positions (DFP). As the Seminoles' tour draws to a close, they can look back on their 11-month security mission, which, at times, left them exposed to the elements or rained on, soaking the soldiers' uniforms and gear.
    • 3rd Cav. Regt. farewells longtime friend Sat, 28 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTFORT HOOD, Texas - "That's the last thing I am going to take down from my office," said retired Army Command Sgt. Maj. Harvey Reed, as he pointed to a small plaque on the wall of an otherwise stark office. "I received that award for saving the lives of three Vietnamese radio operators when the bunker they were working in caught fire."
    • First Army hosts its Medical Clinical Operations Summit Fri, 27 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, Ill. -- In his initial, written message to the United States Army last August, newly sworn Army Chief of Staff, Gen. Mark Milley, strongly stressed one of his top three priorities, "We must ensure the Army remains ready as the world's premier combat force. Readiness for ground combat is -- and will remain -- the U.S. Army's #1 priority." Readiness is also a top priority in First Army's mission to build and sustain readiness to ensure reserve component forces can fight and win in a complex world. First Army hosted its first medical and clinical operations summit at the First Army headquarters here, May 24-25.
    • 'Ghost Brigade' Soldiers prepare for future conflicts Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTSince 1981, military personnel have come and gone through the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif., to prepare for missions around the world. These month-long rotations are usually geared to prepare a unit for an upcoming mission. For the 1-2 Stryker Brigade Combat Team, their May 2016 rotation to NTC was a way to hone in on those key fighting skills as a brigade.
    • Fort Drum community bids farewell to former senior enlisted adviser Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTFORT DRUM, N.Y. -- Retiring from active-duty service is a milestone many Soldiers strive to reach. Shooting for that 20-year goal is challenging, both mentally and physically, but sometimes a Soldier reaches well beyond that mark. The 10th Mountain Division (LI) and Fort Drum community celebrated the 34-year career of Command Sgt. Maj. R. Ray Lewis with a ceremony Monday on Sexton Field.
    • Warrior Brigade Soldiers return from deployment, command team uncases colors Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTFORT DRUM, N.Y. -- Over the past month, some 1,200 Soldiers with 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (LI) have returned to Fort Drum from a nine-month deployment to Iraq and Kuwait in support of Operation Inherent Resolve. Col. Scott M. Naumann and Command Sgt. Maj. Timothy L. Rose, 1st Brigade Combat Team commander and senior enlisted adviser, respectively, uncased the brigade's colors Saturday at Wheeler-Sack Army Airfield before a welcome home ceremony. The uncasing signifies the return of the brigade command team.
    • Former 10th Mountain Division (LI) senior enlisted adviser shares lessons learned in 33-year career Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTFORT DRUM, N.Y. -- A month before his scheduled retirement ceremony at Fort Drum, Command Sgt. Maj. R. Ray Lewis, his wife Guin and son Spencer started going through their belongings to see what they wanted to put in a garage sale before the movers came to pack their household goods to ship to their new home in California. "It's like going down memory lane," Lewis said, looking at old photos and other mementos from previous assignments. As friends, neighbors and shoppers came by, he sat outside and told the story of how 17-year-old Rodney Lewis came to be Command Sgt. Maj. R. Ray Lewis, finishing his 33-plus-year career as senior enlisted leader for the 10th Mountain Division (LI).
    • Pathfinders conduct shoot house training Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTFORT DRUM, N.Y. -- Despite the wet and unpredictable upstate New York weather, Soldiers from F Company "Pathfinders," 2nd Battalion, 10th Aviation Regiment, 10th Combat Aviation Brigade, 10th Mountain Division (LI), conducted their first shoot house squad live-fire exercise May 2-5 on Fort Drum.
    • 302nd Royal Netherlands Aviation Squadron Trains For Media Embeds During Exercise Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTFORT HOOD, Texas -- An oddity, in the shape of three foreign figures, rustles about the crisp warming air of a jagged remote mountaintop. From within a Royal Dutch Army command post, hidden amid the mountain's dense vegetation, the glint of lenses and the bulk of awkward equipment seemingly pierce through the deep camouflage, signaling an abnormality within.
    • Royal Netherlands Army tests skills on Fort Hood Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTFORT HOOD, Texas -- Soldiers from the Royal Netherlands Army, NATO partners with the U.S., conducted training at Fort Hood on May 17 incorporating urban assault training scenarios with land and air units in a diverse training environment.
    • Arizona Army National Guard hosts Region VII Best Warrior Competition Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTBELLEMONT, Ariz. -- Soldiers from seven states and one territory came together at Camp Navajo May 16, to compete for the title of Army National Guard Region VII Best Warriors and the chance to move on to the Army National Guard Best Warrior Competition next month.
    • Biden discusses complex world, diversity in USMA Graduation speech Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe U.S. Military Academy at West Point welcomed Vice President Joe Biden as the guest speaker for the Class of 2016 Graduation, May 21.
    • Wisconsin takes top honors in this year's Army National Guard Army Communities of Excellence awards Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe Wisconsin National Guard took top honors at this year's Army National Guard Army Communities of Excellence awards ceremony held at the Army National Guard Readiness Center May 23.
    • Fort Riley training prepares Guardsmen for rail yard operations Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTIt was rainy and dreary, but Soldiers of the 2nd Combined Arms Battalion, 137th Infantry Regiment, Kansas Army National Guard from Kansas City, Kansas, persevered through their training at Camp Funston's rail yard May 17. The unit was loading Bradley Fighting Vehicles in preparation for a large rail movement throughout the day.
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    • CSA presents Outstanding Civilian Service Awards at Twilight Tattoo Tue, 31 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTDuring a Twilight Tattoo at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Virginia, May 25, two civilians were recognized with "Outstanding Civilian Service Awards," for their tireless and unwavering support to Soldiers and their families. The award is the third highest public service honor the Army can bestow upon a civilian.
    • Taking the beach in Turkey Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe Turkish national exercise, that began May 4, is being held as a mutlinational event for the first time this year, including about 7,000 service members from the U.S. Army and Navy, Azerbaijan, England, Germany, Pakistan, Poland, Qatar, and Saudi Arabia
    • 'Ghost Brigade' Soldiers prepare for future conflicts Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTSince 1981, military personnel have come and gone through the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif., to prepare for missions around the world. These month-long rotations are usually geared to prepare a unit for an upcoming mission. For the 1-2 Stryker Brigade Combat Team, their May 2016 rotation to NTC was a way to hone in on those key fighting skills as a brigade.
    • Engineer paratroopers make history in Turkey Tue, 24 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTSky Soldiers are no strangers to making their mark in history, especially in Europe. However, this week the paratroopers and their Turkish partners carved their names side-by-side in Asia's history.
    • SMA talks Total Army and responsible drawdown with troops Mon, 23 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTA growing concern over the troop drawdown, realignments across the total Army force, and questions of what that means to the average Soldier, were put to ease by Sergeant Major of the Army Daniel A. Dailey during his visit with deployed Soldiers in Kosovo, May 17-20.
    • 'Lead from front,' urges first Vietnamese-American U.S. general Mon, 23 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTViet X. Luong aspired to join an elite South Vietnamese fighting unit when he was a young boy. He didn't succeed at doing that, but he did become a U.S. Soldier and he is now a brigadier general -- the first U.S. general officer of Vietnamese descent.
    • Fanning takes oath as 22nd Secretary of Army Thu, 19 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTEric Fanning was sworn in May 18 as the 22nd secretary of the Army during a small Pentagon ceremony.
    • Solar walls, strategic installation equals free energy Thu, 19 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTTobyhanna will soon reap the benefit of free energy after the strategic installation of solar walls on seven buildings across the installation.
    • No GPS? Listen to VLF radio signals to find way home Thu, 19 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is working now to develop a backup system to be used by service members in the event that access to the Global Positioning System, or GPS, is denied to them by adversaries.
    • Army Reserve boosting Total Army readiness Wed, 18 May 2016 00:00:00 EDT"The Army will fail in its mission if the Army Reserve isn't ready. That's why everything we do focuses on readiness," said Lt. Gen. Jeffrey W. Talley.
    • Army labs get more funding for Zika research Tue, 17 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe Defense Department is providing $1.76 million in extra funding to military laboratories to expand Zika virus surveillance worldwide and assess the virus's impact on deployed service members. Projects funded include those at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research in Maryland and the U.S. Army Medical Research Unit in Kenya.
    • US, South Korean artillery coordinate fires near DMZ Tue, 17 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTLess than six miles from the Demilitarized Zone that separates North and South Korea, the thirty U.S. and South Korean heavy artillery vehicles lined up May 10 were the largest coordinated artillery fires many had seen.
    • Noble Partner begins with basic training tactics Mon, 16 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTSoldiers assigned to Company A, 1st Battalion, 64th Armor Regiment gathered the morning of May 13 to train on medical evacuations, cordon tactics and room clearing as part of Exercise Noble Partner.
    • US tanks, Bradleys back in Poland for Atlantic Resolve mission Fri, 13 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTSoldiers from 3rd Battalion, 69th Armor Regiment have brought U.S. Abrams Main Battle Tanks and Bradley Fighting Vehicles back to Poland as they took over the Operation Atlantic Resolve mission in the country, May 1.
    • US, UK, Georgian soldiers cultivate capabilities in Exercise Noble Partner Fri, 13 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTExercise Noble Partner 16 kicked off, May 11, beginning the 14-day training featuring Soldiers assigned to 3rd Infantry Division, paratroopers assigned to the 173rd Airborne Brigade, Georgian Soldiers assigned to 4th Armor Brigade and Soldiers from the United Kingdom 3d Rifles.
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