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October 18, 2012

And you thought Fort Irwin was in the middle of nowhere…

Public Affairs Office 2nd Brigade, 10 Mountain Division


Combat Outpost 33, in a mountainous area of the National Training Center, was visited by Col. Dennis Sullivan, commander of 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, during his unit’s training, here, Sept. 30.

Sullivan and Command Sgt. Maj. Hector Font, senior enlisted advisor for 2 BCT, checked up on Soldiers, who had set up a fighting position at the isolated COP during Training Rotation 13-01. Units that were stationed at the location included: D Company, 2nd Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment; Security Force Assistance Team Grey 1, and; a Female Engagement Team assigned to 2-14 IN.

The colonel and command sergeant major visited Soldiers throughout the “box” to make sure training was being conducted to standard and that Soldiers’ welfare was being met.




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