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Greywolf completes NTC rotation

Posted February 15, 2019 by Capt. Scott Kuhn

The more than 4,000 Soldiers of 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team "Greywolf," 1st Cavalry Division completed their rotation to the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif., recently.

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Greywolf tests EWTV at NTC

Posted February 15, 2019 by Capt. Scott Kuhn

The Army's newest electronic warfare vehicle was tested at the Army's toughest training ground, the National Training Center in Fort Irwin, Calif., in January. Electronic Warfare Soldiers from 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team "Greywolf," 1st Cavalry Division conducted electronic attack and electronic support operations during the month-long exercise using the Electronic Warfare Tactical Vehicle.

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Army

Army modernizing electronic warfare capabilities

Posted February 14, 2019 by Staff Sgt. Felicia Jagdatt

Iron Soldiers with 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division teamed up with the 2nd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division to conduct training using new electronic warfare (EW) equipment and techniques at Fort Bliss, Texas, in December.

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Army offers more flexibility with new parental leave policy

Posted February 4, 2019 by Gary Sheftick

The Army has doubled the amount of parental leave available to fathers and other secondary caregivers of newborn infants with a policy that also provides more leave flexibility for mothers.

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Tax Center opens for 2019, hopes to provide free services for more than 1,000 clients

Posted February 1, 2019 by Story and Photos by Janell J. Lewis Ford

FORT IRWIN — The Tax Center on post celebrated its official open with a ribbon cutting ceremony, tour and treats, as the office hopes to prepare more than 1,000 tax returns at no cost to soldiers and their families. The center opened on Jan. 22 and will assist through April 18. The office can prepare…

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Events

Christmas in January

Posted February 1, 2019 by Story by 1st Lt. Colton Begley Directorate of Emergency Services

DES, Car Club play Santa during extra holiday event on post and give away more than 2,000 gifts and 30 bike raffles FORT IRWIN, Calif. — Hundreds of children were treated to a second round of treats and gifts during the 8th annual Christmas in January event, hosted by the Directorate of Emergency Services (DES)….

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Fort Irwin has big presence at 2019 Rose Bowl

Posted February 1, 2019 by

About 900 Fort Irwin soldiers and their families got the opportunity to attend the 2019 Rose Bowl football game at no charge. The tickets were donated from the Tournament of Roses through the USO and some families even chose to enjoy the popular Rose Bowl parade. Top leadership at Fort Irwin also had the opportunity…

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News

A different kind of mission:

Posted February 1, 2019 by Janell J. Lewis Ford

Fort Irwin Soldiers Volunteer on Los Angeles’ Skid Row, helping clothe and feed less fortunate FORT IRWIN — When Sgt. Shaquille Gardner was a child, he would visit Los Angeles, but his grandfather would avoid taking him near certain parts of the city. Years later the Birmingham, Alabama, native now lives in Fort Irwin and visited…

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NTC’s commanding general greets community leaders for New Year’s Reception

Posted February 1, 2019 by Story by David Dupree

FORT IRWIN, Calif.  — The National Training Center’s Commanding General Brig. Jeff Broadwater and Command Sgt. Maj. Matthew Lowe, greeted more than 200 military and civilian senior leaders at the Fort Irwin Event and Catering Center on Jan. 7. Alicia Broadwater and Jennifer Lowe, wives of General Broadwater and Sergeant Major Matthew Lowe, also welcomed…

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MCSC kicks off new year with breakfast-themed luncheon event

Posted February 1, 2019 by Story and Photos by Bonnie Conrad

FORT IRWIN, Calif — The Military and Civilians Spouses’ Club hosted their monthly luncheon in January and the theme’s inspiration came from the classic movie, “Breakfast at Tiffany’s.” Each month, along with a new theme, the MCSC hosts a luncheon to support non-profit organizations in the Fort Irwin community. The spread included a fancy brunch…

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