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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.

January Best Squad Competition

Paratroopers assigned to the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division competed in the brigade’s Best Squad competition on January 16th, 2017.

The competition tested the grit and knowledge of the paratroopers by requiring them to conduct a 5-mile ruck march, a Physical Fitness test and then a quiz on unit history.