Category Archives: Panther 6 Sends

3rd Brigade Artillery Paratroopers Jump, Conduct Live Fire from Bragg Drop Zone

Artillery paratroopers conducted a heavy-drop and static-line airborne operation onto a Fort Bragg Drop Zone to conduct live-fire operations.

Paratroopers from Alpha Battery, 1st Battalion, 319th Airborne Field Artillery Regiment descend onto Fort Bragg’s Normandy Drop zone after conducting a static-line airborne jump from an Air Force C-17 Wednesday, March 13th. The Artillery paratroopers conducted the airborne operation to train for their hallmark mission of rapidly placing their artillery piece into operation and firing after conducting a static-line jump.

Paratroopers from Alpha Battery, 1st Battalion, 319th Airborne Field Artillery Regiment conducted the airborne operation Wednesday, March 13th onto Fort Bragg’s Normandy Drop Zone, training for their hallmark mission of rapidly placing their artillery piece into operation and firing after conducting a static-line jump.

 

Panther Brigade Celebrates Volunteer of the Quarter

Leaders from across the 82nd Airborne Division gathered on Fort Bragg in late March to honor the brigade volunteers of the quarter with a special lunch and recognition ceremony.

Mrs. Nichole Bekham, center, stands with leaders from 3rd Brigade and the 82nd Brigade Support Battalion after being recognized as the brigade’s Volunteer of the Quarter.

Mrs. Nichole Beckham of Company B, 82nd Brigade Support Battalion, was recognized during the ceremony for her volunteer excellence and outstanding support to the paratroopers of the BSB and 3rd Brigade Combat Team.

Panther Brigade Honors Fallen Green Ramp Disaster Heroes

Paratroopers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team and from across the 82nd Airborne Division gathered Friday, March 22nd to honor the 24 paratroopers killed March 23, 1994 in the Green Ramp Disaster.

The brigade honored the memory of four paratroopers from 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment during the ceremony, which you can watch below: