30 September 2010
Kits help military families prepare
Soldiers of the signal intelligence platoon from Bravo Company, 1st Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division Support the Fight
10th Mountain division soldier, 1st Lt. Samuel "Sam" Kiesill be honored today during a homecoming weekend ceremony at his alma mater, Brunswick School.
Afghan National Army: Taking the lead as trainers, educators after receiving training from the soldiers of Triple Deuce, 10th Mountain Division.
29 September 2010
The Michigan State University ROTC fitness centerhas been named in honor of 10th Mountain soldier 1st LT Adam Malson. He was assigned to 4/31 Inf and was killed in action in February 2005 while saving a woman from a burning car.
Fort Polk's 1st Maneuver Enhancement Brigade hosts a change of responsibility ceremony Oct. 7 at 11 a.m. on 1st MEB Field. The
brigade's top NCO, Command Sgt. Maj. Arthur R. Vanwyngarden, relinquishes responsibility to Command Sgt. Maj. Edward E. Russell.
28 September 2010
2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment conducted a live fire as well at the event.
Alpha Company, 1-87 among those visited by ISAF CSM at FOB Kunduz
After graduating from training led by 2-22 Infantry Afghan National Army: Taking the lead as trainers, educators
Colonel Willard Burleson of 1-71 Cav does phone interview with WWNYTV
27 September 2010
CNN News salute from 10th Mountain soldierMaj Cornelius Pope.
Resulst from the 14th annual Adirondack Marathon in Schroon Lake where several Ft Drum soldiers participated.
Triple Deuce (The 10th Mountain's 2/22 Inf) gives us Lessons in COIN from an Army Specialist
Mother of Fallen 10th Mountain soldier, Corporal J. Adan "Adam" Garcia Attend Reception at Bush Home
Members od 3/6 Field Artillary help Protect FOB Kunduz In Afghanistan.
Raynham park dedicated to fallen Army Sgt. 1st Class Jared Monti.
25 September 2010
24 September 2010
Brigade's kits to benefit Afghan children's education
1st BCT collecting items that soldiers can give to Afghan schools.
Ft Drum community completes 3rd Annual Suicide Awareness Walk at Memorial Park Thursday.
Flags to be flown at half-staff in NY for soldier killed in Afghanistan in honor of Corporal Joshua Harton.
Congress extended a temporary policy that allows service members to roll over additional unused leave.
Soldiers and Boy Scouts Weekend at Black River Drive-In Theatre allows 10th Mountain soldiers to receive a 20 percent discount on concession items for soldiers Friday night.
22 September 2010
As Afghan War Lengthens, Fresh Troops Deploy
4th BCT's 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment is the focus of this article
21 September 2010
Killed is Corporal Joshua A. Harton, age 23, of Bethlehem, PA.
Harton joined the Army in June 2007 and after completing training arrived at Fort Drum in December 2007. He was a cannon crewmember with the, 3rd Battalion, 6th Field Artillery. He deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom with the 1st Brigade Combat Team in April 2010. It was his first deployment.
Harton’s awards and decorations include the Army Commendation Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, NATO Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, Combat Action Badge and the Driver Mechanic Badge. He had completed the Field Artillery Cannon Systems Qualification Course and the Combat Lifesavers Course this year prior to deployment.
Harton is survived by his mother, father, and sister.
HHC, 10th Mountain Division prepares for deployment to Afghanistan.
NYS and NJ Troopers treat 10th Mountain soldiers to fishing trip in Brielle.
Fort Drum welcomes two new generals.
Work to upgrade Drum gates will impede traffic.
Fort Polk chaplain leads LNG marriage retreat.
Soldier Show comes to Ft Drum Wednesday
16 September 2010
Salmon Run Mall designates Sunday, September 19 from 11a.m. to 6 p.m. as ‘Fort Drum Appreciation Day’.
We send them out with warm wishes and heartfelt prayers for their quick return.Afghanistan-bound 10th Mountain Soldiers Prepare to Deploy.
When the war comes homeLife for several 10th Mountain soldiers after their deployment captured in photographs.
Two Local Soldiers Honored with a Memorial Highway as community names bridge for fallen soldiers Sgt. Justin A. Scott and Staff Sgt. Nicholas R. Carnes.
Scott was a member of the 10th Mountain Division based at Fort Drum, N.Y.
Carnes was a member of the 2nd Battalion , 138th Field Artillery Regiment, Kentucky National Guard in Carrollton, Ky.
Ft Polk Special Reaction Team students set sights on shooting success.
10th Mountain Division soldier Sgt. Brandon McGuire is part of the History Channel’s program “Sniper: The Deadliest Mission.”
13 September 2010
Garrison Chaplain Col. Lee Dudleyis has 'fundamental' mission
An interview with the post Chaplain.
12 September 2010
Bagram servicemembers, civilians run in honor of 9/11 and story quotesSgt. Jason Carter, an infantryman with the 187th Infantry, 10th Mountain Division out of Fort Drum, NY.
Rappelling To The Rescueas seventeen U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents trained at Fort Drum.
11 September 2010
10th Mountain soldiers among those getting New Uniforms for Soldiers Deploying to Afghanistan
Welcome Col. Noel Nicolle as Drum gets new garrison commander
Col Nicolle tells us 'THERE IS NO GREATER HONOR' during interview
Veteran recalls attack at Pentagon during Fort Polk ceremony
09 September 2010
06 September 2010
Congratulations to 10th Mountain Division soldier
10th Mountain division soldiers Kim McCray and Ray LaFlame met with Shirley Hosler of Saranac Lake, who collected items to send to them overseas.
01 September 2010
The United States Army Band at Fort Drum will perform a concert in the Plowe Park Gazebo, Main Street, Dolgeville, on Sunday, Sept. 12, beginning at 2 p.m.
FORT DRUM, NY – U.S. Army Garrison, Fort Drum will conduct a change of command ceremony at 10 a.m. Thursday, September 9, at Sexton Field.
Colonel Noel Nicolle will assume command from Colonel Kenneth Riddle.
Col. Riddle has led the Fort Drum Garrison since April 2008. His next duty assignment will be as the leader of plans and operations (J3) for Combined Joint Task Force (CJTF)-10, 10th Mountain Division, in Regional Command-South Afghanistan, Operation Enduring Freedom. He will deploy with the Headquarters this fall.
Col. Nicolle’s last duty assignment was Fort Sill, Oklahoma, were he served as Director of Training and Doctrine Development of the U.S. Army Fires Center of Excellence.
Media interested in covering the Change of Command ceremony should be at the Media Operations Center on RT 26 no later than 9:30 a.m, Thursday, September 9.
Media with inquiries regarding this advisory should contact Kae Young, Fort Drum Media Relations Officer, 772-5463, email@example.com.