Members of the 4th Infantry Division Headquarters deployed to Europe recently from Fort Carson, Colo., in support of Operation Atlantic Resolve. The 3rd Infantry Division motorcycle safety program manager recently was recognized as the American Motorcyclist Associations Outstanding Road Rider FORSCOM in the news Public Affairs units in action 13th Public Affairs Detachment Sgt. Carlos Barberena, an infantryman with the 504th Military Intelligence Battalion, provides instructions to a fellow Soldier during the Rappel Master Course held at Fort Hood, Texas, day course prepares Soldiers to return to their units and lead sling load operations. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Brandon Anderson) CONUS Replacement CenterIn support of Operation United Assistance (OUA), First Army CONUS Replacement Center training for deploying Soldiers at Fort Bliss, Texas. The 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, uncased their colors recently during a ceremony at Tactical Base Gamberi, Afghanistan. The commanding general of First Army briefs civilians and Soldiers during a town hall meeting at Fort Stewart, Ga. regarding Operation Bold Shift. FRONTLINEU.S. Army Forces CommandFebruary 20, 2015 | Volume V, Issue 7 FORSCOM honors this special observance month by recognizing African American/Black History and celebrating the ongoing service and dedication of African Americans throughout the military and our Nation. Gen. Mark A. Milley Commanding General, FORSCOM Feb. 13, 2015, Fort Bragg, N.C. Senior Leaders CG recognizes Black HistoryOn Point 8th SHARP Summit: Sustaining the MomentumThe Sexual Harassment/ Assault Response and Prevention (SHARP) annual summit to provide a forum to educate, train and communicate new ways of preventing sexual offenses. This event brings together Army senior leaders, as well as operational command leadership, congressional staffers, subjectmatter experts from the military and civilian sectors and SHARP proponents. The theme for the 8th SHARP Summit, Sustaining the Momentum, speaks to the Armys commitment to realizing the goal of phase III of the I. A.M. Strong Campaign: Achieving Cultural Change. By Walter T. Ham IV, 20th CBRNE Command Public AffairsFORT BENNING, Ga. (Feb. 17, 2015) A Sol-dier from the Armys only airborne Explo-sive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Company was presented with the nations second highest award for valor Feb. 17. Staff Sgt. Jeffery M. Dawson earned the Distinguished Service Cross while deployed to Afghanistan with the 28th EOD Company (Airborne), in support of the Ar-mys 75th Ranger Regiment. Dawson said the mission in Af-ghanistan, Oct. 5, 2013, was sup-posed to be routine. During the mis-sion at a remote enemy compound, a device, killing himself and the teams multipurpose canine, Jani. Dawson then realized that his team was sur-rounded by IEDs. Being the only EOD tech on the objective, it was up to me to clear medical personnel to the wounded and clear to all other personnel to get them to safety, Dawson said. Despite being wounded by two sepa-rate explosions, Dawson halted the mis-sion, disarmed the improvised explosive devices and aided in the evacuation of dead and wounded Soldiers. In any situation like that, you always revert back to training and stick with what you know, said Dawson, a Coalville, Utah native, who has served in Iraq and Af-ghanistan. Dawson said he was inspired by the dedication of his fellow Soldiers to recover their fallen and wounded team-mates. I remember looking around at all the devascasualties in an effort to help keep them warm, Dawson said. Col. Patrick Ellis (center), commander of the 3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, and Army Vice Chief of Staff, Gen. Daniel B. Allyn, applaud Staff Sgt. Jeffery M. Dawson at his Distinguished Service Cross ceremony on Fort Benning, Georgia, Feb. 17, 2015. (U.S. Army photo by Patrick A. Albright)20th CBRNE Soldier receives second highest medal Lewis-McChord recently spoke about her personal experiences as a victim of sexual assault in college and in the Army.
TOP SHOTSHere are the best photos from FORSCOM Public Affairs professionals world-wide. For more photos and information, click these photos or visit army.mil/forscom archives FRONTLINEThis weeks FORSCOM PA Summary (CAC required) Headquarters, U.S. Army Forces Command 4700 Knox St., Fort Bragg, NC 28310-5000 email@example.com The U.S. Army Forces Command Frontline is a weekly authorized newsletter highlighting FORSCOM-related news from Above Soldiers with 2nd Battalion, 3rd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, conduct room clearance 10, 2015. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Justin Naylor) Left Soldiers of C Company, 2nd Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, perform a log drill during the Ivy Heptathlon during Iron Horse Week at Fort Carson, Colo., Jan. 28, 2015. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. William Howard) Right disassembles a Black Hawk helicopter tail rotor in preparation to redeploy it from Liberia, West Africa, Feb. 10, 2015. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Mary Rose Mittlesteadt) Below Paratroopers assigned to 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Mary S. Katzenberger) Above Staff Sgt. Nicholas Reed, infantry squad leader, C Company, 2nd Battalion, 23rd the mud while competing in the Ivy Heptathlon during Iron Horse Week at Fort Carson, Colo., Jan. 28, 2015. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. William Howard)