Department of the Army announces 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division deploy

By Army Public AffairsDecember 8, 2016

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WASHINGTON -- The Department of the Army announced today the deployment of 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team (ABCT), 1st Cavalry Division, stationed in Fort Hood, Texas, with approximately 3,800 soldiers, to Kuwait this winter in support of combatant commander mission requirements.

"Our nation's Army continues to call on the 1st Cavalry Division to serve across the globe. The latest to be called is our 3rd ABCT," said Maj. Gen. John C. Thomson, 1st Cavalry Division commander. "Greywolf troopers have demonstrated a high level of proficiency with rigorous home-station training and a successful National Training Center rotation in October. They are prepared to execute their assigned mission for Central Command."

For more information contact the 1st Cavalry Division public affairs officer, Maj. John Miller, at, or by phone at 254-287-9398.

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