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Best in the Division – 3BCT Electronic Warfare Team takes First

Members of the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division Electronic Warfare Team emerged victorious in the division’s “Best EW Team” competition earlier this year!

The competition tested the team’s ability to conduct their technical tasks of Electronic Warfare in various scenarios on Fort Bragg while evaluating their teamwork, technical aptitude and endurance.

Congratulations to the Paratrooper and NCO of the Quarter!

We congratulate Sgt. Puckett of the 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment and Pfc. Viuhkola of 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment; they are the 3rd Brigade NCO and Paratrooper of the Quarter!

These paratroopers prevailed over their peers during a multi-day competition testing their tactical competency and grit during a physical fitness test, a live call-for-fire exercise and a board in front of the brigade’s senior NCO leadership.

1-505th PIR Changes Responsibility

Command Sgt. Maj. Victor Del Valle assumed responsibility of 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division in a ceremony held Tuesday, April 30th on the 82nd Airborne Division Patio.

Del Valle has a distinguished career in the Airborne Community and the 82nd Airborne Division, having previous service in the 3rd Brigade Combat Team and most recently in the 1st Brigade Combat Team as an Operations Sergeant Major.