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Panther Brigade Celebrates Centurion Jump

Sgt. Maj. Steven Noonan, the 3rd Brigade Combat Team’s Operations Sergeant Major, became the 82nd Airborne Division’s newest Centurion after completing his 100th static-line parachute operation early Sept. 21, 2018 jumping onto Fort Bragg’s Sicily Drop Zone.

Noonan has served in the 504th, 505th and 508th Parachute Infantry Regiments during his career and completed the nighttime combat jump with other members of the brigade to rehearse Assault Command Post operations.

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!