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  • SMA visits 2 CR, donates to esteemed history

    Jul 3, 2014

    ROSE BARRACKS, Germany -- The senior enlisted advisor for the U.S. Army, Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III, visited Troopers and leaders assigned to the 2d Cavalry Regiment July 1, 2014, at Rose Barracks, Germany.

  • 2 CR honors fallen Dragoons with memorial ceremonies

    May 27, 2014

    ROSE BARRACKS, Germany -- The 2d Cavalry Regiment honored two of its Soldiers, who died during combat operations in Afghanistan, during memorial ceremonies held at Rose Barracks, Germany, May 21-22, 2014.

  • Department of Labor rep visits CASCOM, talks credentialing

    May 27, 2014

    Department of Labor representative Terry Gerton, Veteran's Employment and Training Service deputy assistant secretary for policy, toured the "Home of Army Sustainment" on May 20 to learn more about military training and the many credentialing initiatives that give service members a career boost in the civilian sector.

  • Army to observe National Safety Month in June

    May 27, 2014

    The Army will begin its annual observance of National Safety Month June 1, and senior leaders are encouraging Soldiers, civilian employees and their Family members to use the time to focus on mitigating summertime risks.

  • Dragoon week provides Troopers and families with some much needed competition and fun

    May 27, 2014

    ROSE BARRACKS, Germany -- Troopers and family members of the 2d Cavalry Regiment participated in a number of sporting events and attended memorial dedications during a four-day event called the Week of The Dragoon to promote Esprit d' Corps within the unit, May 19-22, 2014, at Rose Barracks, Germany.

  • Dragoon Soldier remembered as a brother

    May 15, 2014

    ROSE BARRACKS, Germany -- Corporal Timothy McGriff assigned to Forward Support Troop, 2nd Squadron, 2d Cavalry Regiment and native of Stony Point, N.C. stationed in Vilseck, Germany, died May 9, 2014, while being transported to a hospital according to German medical authorities.

  • 2d Cavalry Regiment uncases colors, formally marks return from deployment

    May 15, 2014

    ROSE BARRACKS, Germany -- An uncasing of the colors ceremony is the traditional way for military units to formally signify the arrival to or return from an area of operations and in the case of the 2d Cavalry regiment, its end of a combat deployment and the return to its designated home station.

  • 2d Cavalry Regiment welcomes new squadron CSMs

    May 15, 2014

    ROSE BARRACKS, Germany --Troopers, families and friends of 2d Cavalry Regiment attended a change of responsibility ceremony at Rose Barracks, Germany on May 15, 2014.

  • Dragoon Soldier dies in route to Weiden hospital

    May 9, 2014

    ROSE BARRACKS, Germany -- A 2d Cavalry Regiment service member stationed in Vilseck, Germany died May 9, 2014, while being transported to a hospital according to German medical authorities.

  • V.H.S. athlete receives softball scholarship

    Apr 21, 2014

    ROSE BARRACKS, Germany -- Hard work and dedication throughout the high school years may be one of the best ways to get into college. Students pursue many different avenues while applying to the colleges they are most interested in attending, but for one athlete, Vilseck High School athlete, that pursuit seems to have been put to rest.

  • 2d Cavalry Regiment bolsters partnership with German army unit

    Mar 28, 2014

    ROSE BARRACKS, Germany -- The ever-blossoming partnership between the 2d Cavalry Regiment and its German allies continues to grow with a joint live-fire training and squad exercises with the Panzergrenadierbataillon 122.

  • Afghans Take the Lead

    Mar 20, 2014

    The strength and courage of the Afghan National Security Forces is witnessed everyday by U.S. Soldiers. Army Staff Sergeant Jose Ibarra tells us about some U.S. Soldiers who are providing assistance and over watch for Afghan forces on the front lines during Operation Chamtoo II. HD1080 Visit 2CR website: http://www.2cr.army.mil Like us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRegiment Check out photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2scr Follow us on twitter:https://twitter.com/2dCavalryRegt Production by SSG Jose Ibarra 2 CR Public Affairs Office Kandahar Afghanistan 2014

  • SPC Adam Pace - Stryker Operator "2 CR Legacy Profile"

    Mar 8, 2014

    SPC Adam Pace - Stryker Operator "2 CR Legacy Profile" Visit 2CR website: http://www.2cr.army.mil Like us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRegiment Check out photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2scr Follow us on twitter:https://twitter.com/2dCavalryRegt Production by SSG Jose Ibarra 2 CR Public Affairs Office Kandahar Afghanistan 2014

  • SGT Jesse Spitler - REAP NCOIC "2 CR Legacy Profile"

    Mar 8, 2014

    SGT Jesse Spitler - REAP NCOIC "2 CR Legacy Profile" Visit 2CR website: http://www.2cr.army.mil Like us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRegiment Check out photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2scr Follow us on twitter:https://twitter.com/2dCavalryRegt Production by SSG Jose Ibarra 2 CR Public Affairs Office Kandahar Afghanistan 2014

  • SSG Aaron Hrdlicka, Canon Crew Chief "2 CR Legacy Profile":

    Mar 8, 2014

    SSG Aaron Hrdlicka - Canon Crew Chief Visit 2CR website: http://www.2cr.army.mil Like us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRegiment Check out photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2scr Follow us on twitter:https://twitter.com/2dCavalryRegt Production by SSG Jose Ibarra 2 CR Public Affairs Office Kandahar Afghanistan 2014

  • 2 CR Soldier reenlists while recuperating from war injury

    Feb 27, 2014

    In the aftermath of being downed by a gunshot wound during a firefight in Afghanistan, several thoughts came to the mind of Staff Sgt. Tyronne Jones -- among them was reenlistment. Sadly, the date and location were not the only things that changed that day.

  • SGT Bryan Thomas - Fire Support Specialist "2 CR Legacy Profile"

    Feb 24, 2014

    SGT Bryan Thomas - Fire Support Specialist. Also available in high definition. Visit 2CR website: http://www.2cr.army.mil Like us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRegiment Check out photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2scr Follow us on twitter:https://twitter.com/2dCavalryRegt Production by SSG Jose Ibarra 2 CR Public Affairs Office Kandahar Afghanistan 2014

  • SSG Russel Severin - Flight Line NCOIC

    Feb 24, 2014

    SSG Russel Severin - Flight Line NCOIC Visit 2CR website: http://www.2cr.army.mil Like us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRegiment Check out photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2scr Follow us on twitter:https://twitter.com/2dCavalryRegt Production by SSG Jose Ibarra 2 CR Public Affairs Office Kandahar Afghanistan 2014

  • U.S. Troops Train Future Afghan Master Gunner Instructors

    Feb 24, 2014

    Afghan soldiers are not only taking the lead on the frontline but also in the classroom. The future of the Afghan National Army is in the hands of its soldiers. SFC Sheir Jaan is demonstrating what he has learned during a master gunner course taught by Master Gunner Advisor SFC Daniel Muren who is part of Security Force Assistance Team 401. SFC Shir Jaan not only knows the weapons systems but also now has the skills to teach his fellow soldiers. Army Staff Sergeant Jose Ibarra tells us more. Also available in high definition Visit 2CR website: http://www.2cr.army.mil Like us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRegiment Check out photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2scr Follow us on twitter:https://twitter.com/2dCavalryRegt Production by SSG Jose Ibarra 2 CR Public Affairs Office Kandahar Afghanistan

  • Air Support in Southern Afghanistan

    Feb 24, 2014

    Having a bird's eye view on the battlefield is always a plus. Army Staff Sergeant Jose Ibarra tells about some soldiers in southern Afghanistan using this to their advantage. Also available in high definition Produced by SSG Jose Ibarra Combined Task Force Dragoon Public Affairs Office. High Definition 1080 Visit 2CR website: http://www.army.mil/2cr Like us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRegiment Check out photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2scr Follow us on twitter:https://twitter.com/2dCavalryRegt

  • SPC Stanley Shaw - Tactical Explosive Detection Dog Handler

    Feb 24, 2014

    SPC Stanley Shaw - Tactical Explosive Detection Dog Handler Visit 2CR website: http://www.2cr.army.mil Like us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRegiment Check out photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2scr Follow us on twitter:https://twitter.com/2dCavalryRegt Production by SSG Jose Ibarra 2 CR Public Affairs Office Kandahar Afghanistan 2013

  • Stay S.H.A.R.P. Dragoons!

    Feb 24, 2014

    Public service announcement about preventing sexual assualt. Also available in high definition For more information visit our website on the link below http://www.2cr.army.mil/SHARP/Sharp.html Visit 2CR website: http://www.2cr.army.mil Like us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRe... Check out photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2scr Follow us on twitter:https://twitter.com/2dCavalryRegt Production by SSG Jose Ibarra 2 CR Public Affairs Office Kandahar Afghanistan Read more: http://www.dvidshub.net/video/310578/stay-sharp-dragoons#.UpyfgI1RYd4#ixzz2mKV1oL2m

  • "Training for the Future" Afghan and U.S. Soldiers

    Feb 24, 2014

    Sharing knowledge and skills is like planting a seed once you plant it, it will continue to grow, Army Staff Sergeant Jose Ibarra tells us about some U.S. Soldiers planting that seed in Afghanistan. Soldiers from Security Force Assistance Team SFAT 3205 with Combined Task Force Dragoon are not only training the Soldiers from the Afghan National Army's 3rd Brigade, 205th Corps on warrior skills but also on how they can train their own soldiers. The Afghan Advanced Enhanced Leader Training Course will continue to be taught by the top graduates in each class. Interviews: 1LT Jerry sparks Range OIC SFAT 3205 Combined Task Force Dragoon LTC Peter Zike Chief SFAT 301 Combined Task Force Dragoon Visit 2CR website: http://www.2cr.army.mil Like us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRegiment Check out photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2scr Follow us on twitter:https://twitter.com/2dCavalryRegt Production by SSG Jose Ibarra 2 CR Public Affairs Office Kandahar Afghanistan

  • "Mission One" Afghan and U.S. Soldiers

    Feb 24, 2014

    It takes good leadership and a good team to have a successful mission, Staff Sergeant Jose Ibarra tells us about some Afghan Soldiers who have what it takes. Soldiers from Killer Troop 3/2 Combined Task Force Dragoon roll out with the Afghan Soldiers who are leading the fight. Interview: CPT Kevin Carroll Commander K TRP 3/2 CTF Dragoon Visit 2CR website: http://www.2cr.army.mil Like us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRegiment Check out photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2scr Follow us on twitter:https://twitter.com/2dCavalryRegt Production by SSG Jose Ibarra 2 CR Public Affairs Office Kandahar Afghanistan

  • PFC Kemar Wedderburn: 11C Indirect Fire Infantryman

    Feb 24, 2014

    2d Cavalry Regiment Legacy Profile PFC Kemar Wedderburn - 11C Indirect Fire Infantryman with Combined Task Force Dragoon. Visit 2CR website: http://www.2cr.army.mil Like us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRegiment Check out photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2scr Follow us on twitter:https://twitter.com/2dCavalryRegt Production by SSG Jose Ibarra 2 CR Public Affairs Office Kandahar Afghanistan. Also available in High Definition.

  • CW2 Balli: Troops remember life of one of their own

    Jan 23, 2014

    KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan -- International Security Assistance Force officials have released the name of Chief Warrant Officer 2 Edward Balli, a Soldier killed in an insurgent attack in southern Afghanistan, Jan. 20. He is survived by his wife, Kristie Balli, his stepdaughters, Momilani Morales, Desiare Abrera and stepson Michael Donios.

  • Dragoons advise, prep Afghan police for upcoming elections

    Jan 6, 2014

    Troopers with Combined Task Force Dragoon continue their mission of advising Afghan National Security Forces in preparation for the upcoming presidential and parliamentary elections.

  • Staff Sgt. Williams: Troops remember life of one of their own

    Dec 20, 2013

    KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan -- International Security Assistance Force officials have released the name of Staff Sgt. Jesse Lee Williams, a Soldier who died in a helicopter crash, Dec 17. He is survived by his wife, Stefanie Williams, his daughter, Madison L. Williams and stepdaughter Alexia Sigman.

  • One 2 CR family's journey through their first deployment

    Dec 8, 2013

    ROSE BARRACKS, Germany -- For Spc. James Dingle, a fire direction controller assigned to Fires Squadron, 2d Cavalry Regiment, it's all about duty and family. After getting through this, his first deployment to Afghanistan, it's the latter that he is now focused on.

  • ANA undertake independent operations at FOB Zangabad

    Dec 3, 2013

    KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan -- There have been three Forward Operating Bases in southern Afghanistan turned over to the Afghan National Army from Combined Task Force Dragoon, Regional Command South, in the last two months as the ANA operate independently to secure their country.

  • US, Australian cavalry units renew bond of friendship in Kandahar

    Nov 24, 2013

    KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan -- On the 21st day of August in 1974, two cavalry regiments from across the globe established a bond of friendship that would continue more than 39 years as the 56th Colonel of the U.S. 2nd Cavalry Regiment, Col. Charles P. Graham, visited with the Australian 2nd Cavalry Regiment, exchanged gifts with leadership and forged a relationship that would be reaffirmed at Kandahar, Afghanistan.

  • Dragoons give authority over Aizizullah to ANA partners

    Nov 19, 2013

    KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan -- As Afghan National Security Forces assume more control over their own security, they are taking responsibility of more forward operating bases and combat outposts through proper military operations.

  • ANA leads assault on insurgents in Maiwand District

    Nov 1, 2013

    KANDAHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan -- Soldiers with the Afghan National Army and Combined Task Force Dragoon conducted a clearing operation in the village of Koka, Afghanistan, Oct. 24, 2013, to rid the area of local Taliban activity.

  • ANA takes authority of base in southern Afghanistan

    Oct 20, 2013

    FORWARD OPERATING BASE ZANGABAD, Afghanistan -- The Afghan National Army assumed authority of Combat Outpost Shoja from 1st Squadron, Combined Task Force Dragoon, Oct. 12, 2013, at Panjwai, Afghanistan.

  • SMA reaches out to Soldiers in southern Afghanistan

    Sep 26, 2013

    The senior enlisted advisor for the U.S. Army met with Dragoon Troopers during a visit to bases in southern Afghanistan to address Soldiers' concerns and discuss current Army priorities, Sept. 22, 2013.

  • SSG Patrick Hampton - 19D Cavalry Scout "2 CR Legacy Profile"

    Aug 26, 2013

    2nd Cavalry Regiment Legacy Profile Staff Sgt. Patrick Hampton - 19D Cavalry Scout with Combined Task Force Dragoon. Visit 2CR website: http://www.2cr.army.mil Like us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRegiment Check out photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2scr Follow us on twitter:https://twitter.com/2dCavalryRegt Production by SSG Jose Ibarra 2 CR Public Affairs Office Kandahar Afghanistan

  • Gen. Dunford visits FOB Zangabad, awards badges

    Aug 25, 2013

    FORWARD OPERATING BASE ZANGABAD, Afghanistan -- Gen. Joseph F. Dunford, International Security Assistance Force and U.S. Forces Afghanistan commander visited Forward Operating Base Zangabad Aug. 22, 2013, to view the progress made in Regional Command South.

  • Cooks provide tasty meals for troops, supervise contractors at FOB Zangabad

    Aug 18, 2013

    Three of the biggest things deployed U.S. Army Soldiers look forward to everyday is breakfast, lunch and dinner. These three meals remain one of the corner stone in any successful morale boosting aspects of a deployment.

  • Troops to represent 2 CR in upcoming 2013 USAREUR Best Warrior Competition

    Aug 15, 2013

    There is a buzz making its way around the Dragoon Ready Reserve, 2d Cavalry Regiment about the upcoming 2013 U.S. Army Europe Best Warrior Competition that will be held at Camp Aachen located in the Grafenwoehr Training Area, August 18-23, 2013.

  • Soldiers find place to worship, observe Ramadan on Kandahar Airfield

    Aug 13, 2013

    KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan -- Faith is an important aspect to everyone's religion. Practicing beliefs can be difficult for Soldiers deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

  • Sappers lead the way! Dragoon RCP clears routes of IEDs

    Aug 10, 2013

    Transportation is a key element in the support of any military operation. Route clearance teams throughout the U.S. Army have worked countless hours to ensure the safety and functionality of various transport routes in many countries so that safe transportation is possible.

  • Dragoon scouts forge relationships, help to secure KAF

    Aug 9, 2013

    KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan -- Afghan National Security Forces are taking the lead in Afghanistan while partnering with Combined Task Force Dragoon in the continuing effort to create a safe and secure country.

  • PFC Crysta Rollins "2 CR Legacy Profile"

    Aug 3, 2013

    2d Cavalry Regiment Legacy Profile PFC Crysta Rollinson - Medic with Combined Task Force Dragoon. Available in High Definition. Visit the 2d Cavalry Regiment's website http://www.2cr.army.mil Like us on facebook https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRegiment 2 CR photos on Flickr http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2scr Production by SSG Jose Ibarra 2 CR Public Affairs Office Kandahar Afghanistan. Also available in high definition.

  • Sgt. James Burchill "2 CR Legacy Profile"

    Jul 26, 2013

    2d Cavalry Regiment Legacy Profile SGT James Burchill - Sergeant of the Guard with Combined Task Force Dragoon. Available in High Definition. Visit the 2d Cavalry Regiment's website http://www.2cr.army.mil Like us on facebook https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRe... 2 CR photos on Flickr http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2... Production by SSG Jose Ibarra 2 CR Public Affairs Office Kandahar Afghanistan

  • Pfc. Johnae Jones "2 CR Legacy Profile"

    Jul 26, 2013

    2d Cavalry Regiment Legacy Profile Pfc. Johnae Jones - Signal Support System Specialist with Combined Task Force Dragoon. Available in High Definition. Visit the 2d Cavalry Regiment's website http://www.2cr.army.mil Like us on facebook https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRegiment 2 CR photos on Flickr http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2scr Production by SSG Jose Ibarra 2 CR Public Affairs Office Kandahar Afghanistan

  • Spc. Hector Pedroza "2 CR Legacy Profile"

    Jul 26, 2013

    2d Cavalry Regiment Legacy Profile Spc. Hector Pedroza - Helpdesk Technician with Combined Task Force Dragoon. Available in High Definition. Visit the 2d Cavalry Regiment's website http://www.2cr.army.mil Like us on facebook https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRegiment 2 CR photos on Flickr http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2scr Production by SSG Jose Ibarra 2 CR Public Affairs Office Kandahar Afghanistan

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