Soldiers of the 3rd Engineer Battalion, 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, fire a Mine Clearing Line Charge to clear a path in a minefield during a Combined Arms Breach exercise Dec. 5 at Fort Hood, Texas. The line charge contains about 1,700 pounds of C-4 explosives and has the ability to clear an eight meter wide by 100 meter long, path for units to maneuver through. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Brandon Banzhaf, 3rd ABCT PAO, 1st Cav. Div.)

3rd ABCT conducts Combined Arms Breach

Soldiers assigned to the 3rd Engineer Battalion, 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, conducted a Combined Arms Breach exercise Dec. 5 at Fort Hood, Texas in preparation for their upcoming National Training Center rotation....READ MORE

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1CD prepares lethal, flexible, agile Division HQ and Brigades competent in Combined Arms Maneuver and Wide Area Security to execute missions to Prevent, Shape, Win as directed.

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