Paratroopers assigned to Company B, 307th Brigade Engineer Battalion and Troop B, 5th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division conducted battle drills March 13th and 14th on Fort Bragg. The paratroopers conducted the battle drills in preparation for training involving live ammunition.
We congratulate the winner of the 2018 JanneyCup, 1st Lt. Jacob Poag of 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment! Over a series of events spanning 48 hours; a PT Test, a 12-mile ruck march on Fort Bragg, N.C., a stress shoot, a written test, a timed iteration of the All American Mile and a board, Poag emerged above all other Panther Lieutenants competing this year.
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.