• Military Police assigned to A Company, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, receive a safety briefing before entering the shoot house. The Soldiers participated in several active shooter and room clearing drills. The battalion, assigned to Fort Greely, Alaska, is responsible for operating and securing the Missile Defense Complex.

    49th MDB Exercise

    Military Police assigned to A Company, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, receive a safety briefing before entering the shoot house. The Soldiers participated in several active shooter and room clearing drills. The battalion, assigned to Fort Greely...

  • With the Alaska Range looming in the background, an 1151 armored vehicle assigned to A Company, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, sits ready for use on the Missile Defense Complex at Fort Greely, Alaska.

    49th MDB Exercise

    With the Alaska Range looming in the background, an 1151 armored vehicle assigned to A Company, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, sits ready for use on the Missile Defense Complex at Fort Greely, Alaska.

  • 1151 armored vehicles assigned to A Company, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, sits ready for use on the Missile Defense Complex at Fort Greely, Alaska.

    49th MDB Exercise

    1151 armored vehicles assigned to A Company, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, sits ready for use on the Missile Defense Complex at Fort Greely, Alaska.

  • 2nd Lt. Mindy Cason, a sensor operator assigned to E Crew, Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, participates in a multi-echelon training scenario with the 100th Missile Defense Brigade and U.S. Northern Command. Missile defense crews assigned to the 49th Battalion and 100th Brigade are responsible for defending the United States against ICBM attack.

    49th MDB Exercise

    2nd Lt. Mindy Cason, a sensor operator assigned to E Crew, Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, participates in a multi-echelon training scenario with the 100th Missile Defense Brigade and U.S. Northern Command...

  • Left to Right, Maj. Lyle Ward, Staff Sgt. Duane Ostrowski and Sgt. Joshua Ellis, assigned to E Crew, Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, participate in a multi-echelon training scenario with the 100th Missile Defense Brigade and U.S. Northern Command. Missile defense crews assigned to the battalion and brigade are responsible for defending the United States against ICBM attack.

    49th MDB Exercise

    Left to Right, Maj. Lyle Ward, Staff Sgt. Duane Ostrowski and Sgt. Joshua Ellis, assigned to E Crew, Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, participate in a multi-echelon training scenario with the 100th Missile Defense...

  • Armored vehicles assigned to A Company, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, conduct traffic security operations on the Missile Defense Complex at Fort Greely, Alaska during a simulated launch exercise.

    49th MDB Exercise

    Armored vehicles assigned to A Company, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, conduct traffic security operations on the Missile Defense Complex at Fort Greely, Alaska during a simulated launch exercise.

  • Military Police assigned to A Company, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, conduct room clearing drills in the shoot house at Fort Greely, Alaska. The Soldiers participated in several active shooter and room clearing drills during an exercise.

    49th MDB Exercise

    Military Police assigned to A Company, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, conduct room clearing drills in the shoot house at Fort Greely, Alaska. The Soldiers participated in several active shooter and room clearing drills during an exercise.

  • Military Police assigned to A Company, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, conduct room clearing drills in the shoot house at Fort Greely, Alaska. The Soldiers participated in several active shooter and room clearing drills during an exercise.

    49th MDB Exercise

    Military Police assigned to A Company, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, conduct room clearing drills in the shoot house at Fort Greely, Alaska. The Soldiers participated in several active shooter and room clearing drills during an exercise.

  • Military Police and Range Safety officers assigned to A Company, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, wait for clearance to enter the shoot house at Fort Greely, Alaska. The Soldiers participated in several active shooter and room clearing drills during an exercise.

    49th MDB Exercise

    Military Police and Range Safety officers assigned to A Company, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, wait for clearance to enter the shoot house at Fort Greely, Alaska. The Soldiers participated in several active shooter and room clearing drills during an...

FORT GREELY, Alaska -- The 49th Missile Defense Battalion participated in a mass exercise May 12-16 that tested their capabilities and response through a number of activities.

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