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Recently at Fort Hood, Texas, Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey visited Soldiers of the Greywolf Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, during First Team training. Soldiers from 20th CBRNE Command were recently awarded the Armed Forces Service Medal for their Assistance in Liberia. FORSCOM in the news Public Affairs units in action 28th Public Affairs Detachment Soldiers assigned to 2nd General Support Aviation Battalion, 1st Aviation Regiment, 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, conduct extraction training on the Kalispel Indian Reservation, Wash., Aug. 27, 2015. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Andrew Porch) Spirit of AmericaU.S. Armys Spirit of America is a live-action, patriotic performance that informs, entertains and inspires audiences of all ages by taking the audience on a fast-paced journey through history told through the eyes of the American Soldier. The new FORSCOM commander recently traveled to First Army headquarters at Rock Island Arsenal, Ill. to gain insight on First Armys unique mission and footprint. Ga., 3rd Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment, recently cased its colors with the retirement of the OH-58D Kiowa Warrior helicopter. Soldiers with the 3rd Expeditionary Sustainment Command deployed to Germany to support XVIII Airborne Corps during Operation Swift Response. FRONTLINEU.S. Army Forces CommandSept. 11, 2015 | Volume V, Issue 35 Our Soldiers helped to save lives and stop the Ebola outbreak. Our nation of what we accomplished in West Africa. Brig. Gen. William E. King IV Commanding General, 20th CBRNE Command, Sept. 3, 2015 Senior Leaders CBRNE Soldiers decoratedOn Point Preventing Suicide: Reaching Out and Saving Lives The International Association for Suicide Prevention and the World Health Organization will observe World Suicide Prevention Day, Sept. 10, with the theme Preventing Suicide: Reaching Out and Saving Lives. This observance acts as a call to action to both individuals and organizations that suicide can be prevented through education and intervention. The Army has been concerned about suicide since the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported in 2008 that the rate of suicide among Army service members was nearly double the civilian rate. This led to the largest military-based mental health study ever undertaken, which involved the Army partnering with the National Institute of Mental Health to study the factors leading to Soldiers ending their own lives. By Sgt. Eliverto Larios, 5th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment YAKIMA TRAINING CENTER, Wash. (Sept. 8, 2015) -An opening ceremony for Rising Thunder 2015 was held at Yakima Training Center in Yakima, Wash., Sept. 8. The ceremony marked the beginning of the 22nd annual bilateral training exercise between the U. S. Army and the Japanese Ground SelfDefense Force. Task Force Tomahawk, comprised of 7th Infantry Division elements led by the 4th Battal ion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, combined with the 33rd Infantry Regiment, 10th Division, Japanese Ground Self-Defense Force, forming a force of over 700 strong for the annual training event. The commander of the 33rd Infantry Regiment, JGSDF expressed his gratitude to mem bers of the audience and also spoke of his mission while here. This is a great opportunity for us to learn from them, said Col. Shoji Shimomoto. Although we are different in language, culture and ability, I want U.S. Army and JGSDF to build mutual trust. Lt. Col. Dan Rayca, commander of the 4th Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, expressed his The Soldiers standing before you are repre the expectations for the training and that both to defend what our countries hold most sacred: our freedom. The three-week training event will include individual, squad, platoon, company and battalion Lt. Col. Dan Rayca (left), commander, 4th Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, and Col. Shoji Shimomoto, commander, 33rd Infantry Regiment, 10th Division, Japanese Ground Self-Defense Force, shake hands marking the beginning of Rising Thunder 2015 during an opening ceremony at the Yakima Training Center, Yakima, Wash., Sept. 8, 2015. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Eliverto V. Larios)U.S., Japan join forces for Rising Thunder 2015


TOP SHOTSHere are the best photos from FORSCOM Public Affairs professionals world-wide. For more photos and information, click these photos or visit archives FRONTLINEThis weeks FORSCOM PA Summary (CAC required) Headquarters, U.S. Army Forces Command 4700 Knox St., Fort Bragg, NC 28310-5000 The U.S. Army Forces Command Frontline is a weekly authorized newsletter highlighting FORSCOM-related news from Above Spc. Ashley Thorton (left), points out escape routes to Capt. Ghee Jan, a crew nine team lead, while assigned to Task Force First Round. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Andrew Porch) Left Soldiers assigned to C Company, 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, Left A search and rescue team assigned to the 92nd Engineer Battalion, Fort Stewart, Ga., searches a rubble pile for casualties during a training exercise on Camp Blanding, Fla., during an Emergency Deployment Readiness Exercise, Aug. 24, 2015. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Gregory Sanders) Right Engineer Company, 4th Engineer Battalion, 555th Engineer exercise, Aug. 24, 2015, on Fort Carson, Colo. (U.S. Army photo by Scott Prater) Above A paratrooper from 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Aug. 24, 2015, on Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Kenneth D. Reed)