U.S. Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command's 842nd Transportation Battalion loads equipment onto the vessel, Cape Rise, at the Port of Beaumont, Texas, in support of Operation United Assistance.

SDDC units deploy equipment, supplies to support Ebola response

The U.S. Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command's 832nd and 842nd Transportation Battalions, located at the ports of Jacksonville, Florida, and Beaumont, Texas, respectively, loaded shipments of over 1,740 pieces of equipment and U......READ MORE



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Brig. Gen. Susan A. Davidson assumed command of Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command June 13, 2014. She was born in Dade City, Fla. Her military career began as a Cadet at New Mexico Military Institute, followed by graduating from New Mexico State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry. She received her commission in May 1983 and came on active duty in April 1986. General Davidson has held a wide variety of command and staff positions. Previous to this assignment, she served as commander of Defense Logistics Agency Distribution.


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