The Army announced today that the #ArmyFutures Command (AFC) will be located in Austin, Texas.
The Army Combat Fitness Test
It's been nearly 40 years since the Army revised it's fitness program. That changes with the Army Combat Fitness Test or ACFT. Six events test all major muscle groups and provide a more accurate, scientifically validated assessment of a Soldier's readiness based on tasks Soldiers may encounter in combat. Full implementation: 1 OCT 2020
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100 years of excellence
Today marks the 100th anniversary of the Warrant Officer Corps!
Read more about their history here: https://bit.ly/2KVJkG4
Maj. Gen. Steven Ainsworth and Command Sgt. Maj. Richard Anderson, the commanding general and CSM of the 377th Theater Sustainment Command, came to Kuwait July 4-5 to visit the Brig. Gen. Deborah Kotulich, the 143d soldiers and a few of the other 377th TSC downtrace units. They hosted town halls with the soldiers where they covered topics like the new physical fitness test implementation, the importance of NCO's taking charge, as well as urging the soldiers to call home and thank their support systems.
U.S. Army Reserve 1st Theater Sustainment Command
#SustainingVictory #Sustainer #FirstTeam
Check out this wrap-up from Nautical Horizon 2018 in which several U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers from the 949th Transportation Company, 3d TBX took part.
Wishing you a safe and happy Independence Day!
For more than 243 years, our Soldiers have protected this great nation. Their sacrifices and fight is what keeps us free. https://go.usa.gov/xnE2M
Hail and Farewell
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Maj. Gen. Steven Ainsworth along with staff members ushered in summer by welcoming new members to the 377th TSC team and saying good-bye to others moving on to different assignments. The command is pleased to welcome:
LTC Sandra Kennedy
MAJ David Kang
MAJ Craig Battle
CPT Eric Hamilton
CPT Kelcee Moody
CPT Corey Lewis
CPT Lashanta Upshaw
1LT Sharmaine Tramble
CW3 Tennesha Lee
CW2 Christopher Campbell
MSG Essie Tubbs
MSG Michelle Hill
MSG LaShonda Roberson
SFC Tamarra Ntambi
SFC Patrick Erkins
SFC Lewis Harden
SFC Shawn Carter
SSG Alan Cripps
SSG Tre'Arna McDole
SSG Merqueldra Daigre
SGT Lorenzo Wesley
PFC Rashai Smooth
PFC Madison Simmons
Ms. Dara Montgomery
Ms. Christine Lopez-Kimble
Best wishes to the following Soldiers leaving the unit:
COL Thomas Akerlund
MSG Alexander Perez
MSG Talmige Bell
SGT Terrell Robinson
Family, friends and colleagues gathered to witness and celebrate an
accomplishment of one of their own. Chief Warrant Officer 3 Jibri Connor
was promoted to his new rank June 15, 2018 by his wife, Lakenya.
Warrant officers are often informally referred to as 'quiet professionals' due in part to the corps' reputation for excellence in their field of expertise. Congratulations! See all photos here: https://goo.gl/EXDDc4
The U.S. Army of 2028 will be ready to deploy, fight, and win against any adversary, in a joint, multi-domain, high-intensity conflict.
Watch the video below to learn more.
The Army Reserve Best Warrior competition may be over but the Soldiers are taking more than just memories with them. Shout out to Sgt. Michael Mangan who represented the 377th TSC!
Check out the video below to learn about one of the most exciting events during #BestWarrior2018.
372nd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment
Read more about how America's Army started, where it is now and where it's going here: https://go.usa.gov/xQeHM
Never wavering. Never faltering.
The American flag has stood with the U.S. Army in every major conflict-- today, we celebrate them both.
Sgt. Michael Mangan continues to work hard for the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior title. They're among 38 Warriors competing this week to advance to the All-Army competition. CAN DO Warriors! Follow all the coverage at Army Reserve Best Warrior
Lighter and Stronger
The New Army Combat Helmet Generation II could be on the heads of Soldiers in a year.
377th TSC Command Sergeant Major Richard Anderson administered the Noncommissioned Officer Charge to newly promoted Master Sergeants Jimmy Nelson and Walanta Penney before fellow noncommissioned officers and staff June 11, 2018. The charge is an oath to live up to the NCO creed and standards of the United States Army.
Staff Sgt. Deborah Keppler was promoted by her father during a weekend battle assembly as Soldiers of the 377th TSC Headquarters and Headquarters Company stood in formation. Congratulations to all!