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the is the oldest award presented to service members? George Washington created the Badge of Military Merit, predecessor of the Purple Heart, in 1782. It was one of the 1st awards that could be given to junior enlisted soldiers & NCOs. 🎥 by Defense Media
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George Washington issued an order to establish a "Badge of Military Merit to be conferred on NCOs & Soldiers who have served more than 3 years with bravery, fidelity & good conduct. The Purple Heart was established by Washington at Newburgh, August 7, 1782.
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Congratulations Maj. Tucker!
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UK Military & Defence Staff in US Aug 6
The UK-US relationship at it's best! Thanking Brig for his service in commanding US troops for , and on operations in Afghanistan What a send off for your return to the UK!!
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1st Armored Division Aug 6
RE-UP! Congratulations to Spc. Satterfield with on his recent reenlistment! Thank you for your decision to continue serving our country. 📷 Staff Sgt. Ruben Serrano Jr
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1st Armored Division Aug 6
Soldiers of the 22d Chemical Battalion, Sustainment Brigade test for their certification during a Combat Life-Saver's Course, to built unit readiness on July 31.
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1st Armored Division Aug 5
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1st Armored Division Aug 5
Last week Soldiers assigned to the brigade conducted overnight training; focusing on communication, medical and weapons fundamentals.
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1st Armored Division Aug 5
Ready First Soldiers and Staff Leaders get after their TOCEX from vehicle rollout to setup.
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1st Armored Division Aug 4
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1st Armored Division Aug 4
Col. Stephen Fairless with the brigade visited the Thunderbolts during Bradley Gunnery!
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1st Armored Division Aug 4
Join the conversation....what are your thoughts on where rank should be displaced on ACUs?
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1st Armored Division Aug 4
“Time can be an ally or an enemy. What it becomes depends entirely upon you, your goals, and your determination to use every available minute.” ~ Zig Ziglar
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1st Armored Division Aug 3
We would like to congratulate the newest Vehicle Recovery graduates! These fine young men earned their coveted Additional Skill Identifier. Both graduated with honors! Sgt. Devin R. Mains - Distinguished Honor Graduate Spc. Magnus S. Damron - Soldier of the Cycle
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1st Armored Division Aug 3
Iron Soldiers with put in work early this week.
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1st Armored Division Aug 3
Spc. Michael Morones assigned to briefs the CG on how he maintains his vehicle. A lot of work happens to get the Bradleys to the firing line — and troopers like Morones make it happen.
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1st Armored Division Aug 3
Move It Monday! It’s a new week and we are kicking it off right. After all PT is free....get some! What PT do you like to start your days with?
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1st Armored Division Aug 2
Congratulations to Spc. Rangel w/ on being named Hero of the Week! Spc. Rangel's attention to detail, motivation and initiative was key to preparing his section's vehicles and equipment for gunnery. Keep getting after it!
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1st Armored Division Aug 2
Yes he is tracking. This is not a 1AD building or matter, but the CRC and garrison teams are tracking as is Pride (DPW) on Fort Bliss.
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Ministry of Defence 🇬🇧 Aug 2
: Brigadier Tingey recently returned from Afghanistan commanding US troops on a train, advise and assist mission. Read his story here👇
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