Spcs. Stephen Jones, left, and Nelson Tabora, indirect fire infantrymen assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment, fire 60 mm practice mortar rounds. Mortars are one of four methods of engagement used by fire support coordinators to suppress enemy movement, enabling infantry units freedom of maneuver and opportunities to attack.

Bitter cold fuels live-fire exercise

FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- Artillerymen from across 2nd Brigade Combat Team conducted Operation Commando Phoenix, a company-level fires support coordination exercise, Jan. 12-15 on Fort Drum's training areas....READ MORE



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