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FORSCOM frontline
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Frontline
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United States Army Forces Command frontline
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After its inactivation 10 years ago in Germany, the Big Red One Division Artillery will be reactivated in an Oct. 16 ceremony at Fort Riley, Kansas. Ceremony honors Soldiers from an aviation unit at the National Training Center as they prepare to deploy to Afghanistan later this month. FORSCOM in the news Public Affairs units in action 22nd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment Staff Sgt. Enrique Garcia (left) and Pfc. Adrian Flores, infantrymen from A Company, 2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, man an M240L machine gun position outside a simulated village at the Joint Readiness Training Center, Fort Polk, La., Oct. 3, 2015. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Todd Pouliot) Army Breastfeeding & Lactation Support PolicyArmy Directive 2015-37, effective Sept. 29, 2015, commanders will designate a fully enclosed, lockable private area, with electricity and access to safe water, for Soldiers to breastfeed or express milk. 10th Mountain Division with its 3rd Brigade Combat Team, assumes command of Train, Advise and Assist Command East in Afghanistan Soldiers of the 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team 1st Cavalry Division recently traveled to Salisbury, England for Exercise Iron Resolve 2015. During a recent 1st Infantry Division Victory with Honors ceremony on Fort Riley, Kansas, the Big Red One welcomed a new senior enlisted Soldier. FRONTLINEU.S. Army Forces CommandOct. 16, 2015 | Volume V, Issue 40 They determined their strengths and weaknesses by executing countless reps and sets focused on their fundamentals...the blocking and tackling of their profession. The U.S. Army is no different. Gen. Robert B. Abrams Commanding General, FORSCOM Oct. 12, 2015, Washington D.C. Senior Leaders Reps, Sets Key to ReadinessOn Point Not in My Squad Assessment ResourceThe Army launched a new website, Not in My Squad Assessment Resource, or NIMS, a tool designed to help improve squad leaders professional development and make good squads even greater. The online assessment focuses on four areas: shared identity of trusted Army professionals, standards and discipline, professional climate, and esprit de corps. Leaders and members of the squad, team, or crew take a voluntary assessment and rate how strongly they agree or disagree with 24 statements. Results are calculated By David Vergun, Army News Service WASHINGTON (Oct. 12, 2015) -Staff Sgt. Andrew Fink, assigned to the U.S. Army Reserve Command, has been named the Armys noncom Jared R. Tansley, assigned to U.S. Army Europe, has been named Soldier of the year. The announcement was made during the 2015 Best Warrior Competition Awards Ceremo ny at the annual meeting of the Association of the United States Army in Washington, D.C., Oct. 12. Its a great day to be a Soldier, Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey said. Thank God we have Soldiers like the ones that are going to be recognized here today. Dailey said he was referring to all 24 NCOs and Soldiers from 13 commands across the Army, who started competing a week ago on Fort A.P. Hill, Virginia, for the titles of best NCO and best Soldier. During the event, the Soldiers were always being watched and graded and the competition ticipation in the Army Ten-Miler at the Pentagon, Oct. 11. On average, the Soldiers ran about a 6:30 mile run, said Dailey, who joined them on the race. Following the awards ceremony, Fink and Tansley both said the entire competition was exhausting, theyre glad its over and they are pleased to have been selected as the top com petitors. Fink is a special operations combat medic platoon sergeant with the 409th Area Support Medical Company. Tansley serves with Headquarters and Head quarters Troop, 3rd Squadron, 2nd Cavalry. Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey, left, and Army Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Daniel B. Allyn, right, present the Soldier of the Year award to Spc. Jared R. Tansely, assigned to U.S. Army Europe, and the Noncommissioned meeting of the Association of the United States Army in Washington, Oct. 12. (U.S. Army photo by David Vergun)USARC Soldier named 2015 U.S. Army NCO of the Year

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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 usarmy.bragg.forscom.list.pao-media-report-distro-list@mail.mil The U.S. Army Forces Command Frontline is a weekly authorized newsletter highlighting FORSCOM-related news from Above Soldiers assigned to 2nd Battalion, 325th Airborne Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, conduct a Combined Arms Live Fire Exercise near White Sands Missile Range, N.M., Oct. 1, 2015. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Jason Hull) Left Spc. Matthew Carver, a CH-47 Chinook crew member, 10th Combat Aviation Brigade, 10th Mountain Division, waits to load Soldiers aboard his aircraft for an air assault training mission at the Joint Readiness Training Center, Oct. 2, 2015, at the England Airpark in Alexandria, La. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Mary Rose Mittlesteadt) Right Sgt. Justin McLendon, 2nd Battalion, 4th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, U.S. Army Forces Command, negotiates an obstacle during the U.S. Armys Best Warrior Competition, at Fort A.P. Hill, Va., Oct. 5, 2015. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Henrique Luiz de Holleben) Left Sgt. James Gawlowski, 3rd Battalion, 4th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, 108th ADA Brigade, U.S. Army Forces Command, participates in the obstacle course during the U.S Armys Best Warrior Competition at Fort A.P. Hill, Va., Oct. 5, 2015. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Wes Conroy) Above Sgt. Michael Engracio (left), team leader, B Company, 1st Battalion, 37th Armor Regiment, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, directs his team, Sept. 28, 2015, in the training village of Kamal Jabour, Fort Bliss, Texas. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Aura E. Sklenicka)