Tag Archives: tactical training

Panther Brigade Hosts Janney Cup

Lieutenants assigned to the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division competed in the Janney Cup, an annual competition held to determine the brigade’s top Lieutenant. The brigade hosts the Janney Cup each year in honor of 2nd Lt. Richard Janney, a member of the 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment killed during the Normandy Invasion when the vehicle he was driving struck a land mine.

3rd Brigade Paratroopers Compete for Best Squad

Paratroopers assigned 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division competed in the brigade’s Best Squad Competition held March 6 on Fort Bragg, North Carolina. The competition tested the paratroopers’ physical fitness, grit and technical skill through a series of tasks during a seven-mile ruck march.

Fury From the Night Sky!

Paratroopers of the 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Regiment conducted a night-time airborne operation onto a Fort Bragg drop zone Tuesday, February 6th.  After jumping onto Bragg, the Panther paratroopers assaulted an objective as part of their training.