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45th Infantry Brigade, Edmond, OK.

 

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Check out our #180CAV Troopers in the #ThunderbirdGames this past weekend at Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan.

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Happy Independence Day, Thunderbirds! 🇺🇸🎆🇺🇸🎇🇺🇸✨

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Cpl. Adrian Keaton, a mortarman in Bravo Company 1st Battalion, 179th Infantry Regiment, receives a brigade coin from Col. Chris Chomosh, Commander of the 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, for outstanding performance during annual training at Fort Chaffee, AR (Submitted by Maj. Brandon Kimbrel, 179 IN BN)

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Spc. Ryan Bozell, a member of the 1st Battalion, 179th Infantry Regiment scout platoon, receives a brigade coin from Col. Chris Chomosh, Commander of the 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, for outstanding performance during annual training at Fort Chaffee, AR (Submitted by Maj. Brandon Kimbrel, 179 IN BN)

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Staff Sgt. Laura Hensley of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 179th Infantry Regiment conducts preventative maintenance checks and services on her assigned vehicle during annual training at Fort Chaffee, AR (Submitted by Maj. Brandon Kimbrel, 179 IN BN)

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Lt. Col. Adam Headrick, Commander of 1st Battalion, 179th Infantry Regiment, presents battalion coins to Cpl. Jeremy Perry and Pfc. Watcharanan Kanhassee, for outstanding performance during the mortar live fire event during annual training at Fort Chaffee, AR (Submitted by Maj. Brandon Kimbrel, 179 IN BN)

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Spc. Parker Rios of Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 179th Infantry Regiment, fires a Grenade Rifle Entry Munition (GREM) during annual training at Fort Chaffee, AR (Submitted by Maj. Brandon Kimbrel, 179 IN BN)

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Sgt. Nicholas Sheppard, Bravo Company, @1st Battalion, 179th Infantry Regiment firing the Grenade Rifle Entry Munition during annual training at Fort Chaffee, Arkansas. (Submitted by Sgt. Nicholas Sheppard, 1st Battalion, 179th Infantry Regiment)

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Pvt. Tristan Barthelemy of Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 179th Infantry Regiment, prepares to fire a Grenade Rifle Entry Munition (GREM) training round under the instruction of Staff Sgt. Tyler Hosier during annual training at Fort Chafee, AR (Submitted by Maj. Brandon Kimbrel, 179 IN BN)

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Col. Chris Chomosh, Commander of the 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, presents a brigade coin to Sgt. Gabriel Diaz of Charlie Company, 1st Battalion, 179th Infantry Regiment, during team collective lane training at Fort Chaffee, AR (Submitted by Maj. Brandon Kimbrel, 179 IN BN)

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Soldiers from the Mortar Platoon of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 179th Infantry Regiment fire a 120mm mortar during Annual Training at Fort Chaffee, AR (Submitted by Maj. Brandon Kimbrel, 179 IN BN)

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Soldiers from Delta Company, 545th Brigade Engineer Battalion (MICO) brief Soldiers from the New Jersey Army National Guard on the plan to conduct a tactical screening operation during Panther Strike at Camp Williams, Utah (Submitted by Staff Sgt. Robert Turner, Delta Company, 545th BEB)

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Thunderbirds, if you have exciting photos of Annual Training and want to share them, email them to 45IBCTpao@gmail.com with a short description and we will share selected images and credit the submitter.

Sgt. Zach D’Amico, a Soldier assigned to Alpha Company, 1-279 Infantry provides security during a mortar emplacement exercise on June 21 at Fort Chaffee, Arkansas during Annual Training. (Submitted by Spc. Samuel Mason, 1st Battalion, 279th Infantry Regiment)

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On Sunday, June 17th, 1st Battalion 160th Field Artillery reactivated Charlie Battery in a ceremony at Fort Sill, Okla. That's right, the M777 howitzer - a 155mm cannon, is back in the Brigade after nearly a decade long absence!

Happy birthday, U.S. Army. Always Forward!

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Lt. Col. Thomas Mackey, battalion commander, 700th Brigade Support Battalion, and Command Sgt. Maj. James Heston affix an Army Superior Unit Award streamer to the battalion colors on May 3 at Camp Dodge, Iowa. The streamer was in recognition of the battalion’s extraordinary efforts in response to Hurricane Katrina.

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"U.S. Senator James Lankford of Edmond said the National Guard provides safety to the community and the nation. He commended the National Guard for fighting recent wildfires in western Oklahoma, and for taking care of folks in the midst of hurricanes.

“... this group of folks has to be ready,” Lankford said. “And that’s a tremendous asset for the nation and for our community.”"

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