• September 19, 2020

Tags : 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team

Ready First Soldier Command Sgt. Maj. Tony T. Towns to

FORT BLISS, Texas— Command Sgt. Maj. Tony T. Towns, the senior enlisted advisor with 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, is preparing to become the senior enlisted advisor for the U.S. Army Armor School at Fort Benning, Georgia, this summer. Towns joined the U.S. Army in 1995 to become an M1A1/A2 Abrams armor […]Read More

Brigade signal company maintains combat communications and readiness

Signal soldiers with 16th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division conducted a communications exercise at Doña Ana Base Camp, New Mexico, 27 to 31 January. The purpose of the exercise was to certify crews on new equipment to enable the Brigade to use upper tactical internet communications and conduct re-transmission […]Read More

Army Medics compete for Expert Field Medical Badge at Fort

Usually during competitions, participants strive to be first place, trying to outdo, outwit, and defeat the other candidates in order to win. But to earn the Expert Field Medical Badge, the competition is yourself. What makes this badge hard to get is that medics have to overcome 43 medical evaluations within the time allotted without […]Read More

Combat team receives first tanks following armor conversion

FORT BLISS, Texas – Soldiers with 6th Squadron, 1st Cavalry Regiment, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, received their first M1A2 SEP V2 Abrams Main Battle Tanks August 21. Fourteen tanks arrived as part of the 1st ABCT conversion from a Stryker brigade to the Army’s sixteenth armored brigade combat team June 20. […]Read More