Command Sgt. Maj. Robert G. Nichols, now retired, deployed to the Middle East with 1st Brigade in 1990. Nichols played a major role in the largest air assault in history that secured Forward Operating Base Cobra during Operation Desert Storm, Feb. 24, 1991.

Veterans remember Gulf War 25 years later

Twenty-five years ago this month, Iraq invaded Kuwait. Shortly thereafter, the 101st Airborne Division deployed to the Middle East as part of the U.S. response to the action in what became known as the Gulf War....READ MORE

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Maj. Gen. Gary J. Volesky


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Command Sgt. Maj. Gregory F. Nowak


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Col. James R. Salome


Garrison CSM

Command Sgt. Maj. Gabriel A. Espinosa Jr.



The 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) provides our Nation an unmatched expeditionary Air Assault capability to conduct forcible entry and other worldwide unified land operations in support of combatant commanders.


Fort Campbell serves as a projection platform and premier training and development center for Air Assault Operations in the United States Army; home to the 101st Airborne Division (AA), 5th Special Forces Group (ABN), 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment (ABN), 52nd Ordnance Group (EOD), US Army Medical and Dental Activities, TN Valley District Corps of Engineers, and Veterinary Command.

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