• Gen. Daniel B. Allyn, commanding general, U.S. Army Forces Command, greets Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, as Perkins arrives at FORSCOM's Marshall Hall headquarters at Fort Bragg, N.C., April 25, 2014. Perkins and Allen met to discuss and synchronize efforts in support of the U.S. Army Chief of Staff's vision and goals.

    FORSCOM, TRADOC commanders meet, discuss way ahead

    Gen. Daniel B. Allyn, commanding general, U.S. Army Forces Command, greets Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, as Perkins arrives at FORSCOM's Marshall Hall headquarters at Fort Bragg, N.C., April 25...

  • (L-R) Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, makes a point during an April 25, 2014 discussion with Gen. Daniel B. Allyn, commanding general, U.S. Army Forces Command (FORSCOM) about the two Army command's work towards the U.S. Army Chief of Staff's vision and goals.  The two senior leaders met at FORSCOM's Marshall Hall headquarters at Fort Bragg, N.C. (U.S. Army photo by Jim Hinnant, FORSCOM Public Affairs)

    FORSCOM, TRADOC commanders meet, discuss way ahead

    (L-R) Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, makes a point during an April 25, 2014 discussion with Gen. Daniel B. Allyn, commanding general, U.S. Army Forces Command (FORSCOM) about the two Army command's...

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (April 25, 2014) -- The senior leaders primarily responsible for providing trained, led and ready Soldiers and units to combatant commanders for operations in defense of the United States, at home and abroad, met at FORSCOM's Marshall Hall headquarters at Fort Bragg, N.C., today, to discuss and synchronize efforts in support of the U.S. Army Chief of Staff's vision and goals.

Gen. Daniel B. Allyn, commanding general, U.S. Army Forces Command (FORSCOM), and Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC), discussed key topics of interest to each organization, among them: the importance of land forces to the joint force, the future of strategic landpower, mission command, changes to the Army's brigade combat team structure and the Army in the year 2025 and beyond.

This was Perkins first visit to FORSCOM headquarters since taking command of TRADOC, which is headquartered at Fort Eustis, Va., on March 14.

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