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Senior Parachutist Wings Presented to Two Panthers

Two paratroopers assigned to the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division earned their Senior Parachutist Wings January 26th.

Sergeant 1st. Class Brian K Souders of Company A, 2nd Battalion 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment and Staff Sgt. Jones of 5th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment were both earned the distinguished honor.

PantherFamily, we congratulate Sergeant 1st. Class Brian K. Souders of Company A, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment on earning his Senior Parachutist Wings January 26. Here, he is pinned by Capt. Matthew Risenmay.
#Panthers, join us in congratulating Staff Sgt. Jones of A Troop, 5th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment on earning his Senior Parachutist Badge tonight! #Airborne #AllTheWay!

 

 

Company D, 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment Change of Command

Company D of the 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment held a change of command ceremony on January 26th at Fort Bragg.  During the ceremony, Capt. Jordan Weber relinquished command of the company to Capt. Mike Gabbard.

Congratulations to Capt. Mike Gabbard on assuming command of Company D, 1-505th PIR.
We congratulate Capt. Jordan Weber on his successful command of Company D, 1-505th Parachute Infantry Regiment.

Congratulations to January’s Best Squad!

Congratulations to the paratroopers of 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment for winning January’s Best Squad competition.

Congratulations to the paratroopers of 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment for winning January’s Best Squad competition. These paratroopers stood above the rest after a 5-mile ruck march, a physical fitness test and a unit-history quiz.