Command Sgt. Maj. David Davenport, the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command’s senior noncommissioned officer, visited the 1st Infantry Division at Fort Riley March 23 to discuss the future of noncommissioned officer professional development.
Archive for March, 2016
WEST POINT, N.Y. – In 1852, the U.S. Military Academy implemented the first Army fitness test, a program that included gymnastics, calisthenics, swimming and fencing. Fast forward to 1980 when the Army Physical Fitness Test, including push-ups, sit-ups and a two-mile run, became the standard.
FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (March 31, 2016) Fort Leonard Wood is home to a combat engineer unit that is not only unique to the Army, but to the entire U.S. Military.
Civil and mechanical engineering cadets from the U.S. Military Academy took a field trip to Fort Benning March 28 to partner with Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 29th Infantry Regiment to incorporate real-life experience into their capstone design projects.
March 23, 2016 — GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas – With an eye toward the future and the goal of developing the best instructor/facilitators in the Army, the 80th Training Command launched its new historic Staff and Faculty Development Academy at Grand Prairie, Texas, March 7, 2016.