FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- Specialist Beth Britton, Company F, 1st Battalion, 169th Medical Evacuation engages pop-up targets with her 9mm pistol at Fort Drum’s Range 41A on July 19 during individual weapons qualification in preparation for the 169th’s roll in the CBRNE Consequence Management Response Force (CCMRF) missions.
Company F is training in preparation for CCMRF missions on active duty if needed in the event of natural or man-made disasters beginning October 1, 2010.
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Watertown Daily Times -- Fri, 24 Jul 2015 National Guard soldiers prepare for bigger missions at Fort Drum FORT DRUM - The mission was clear on Range 10B for the National Guard engineers of Alpha Company, 27th Brigade Special Troops Battalion: Make room. Approaching a razor wire line, they had... (more)
WSYR TV -- Thu, 23 Jul 2015 Inside the life of a soldier training at Fort Drum Fort Drum (WSYR-TV)- 4,000 soldiers from the National Guard’s 27th Infantry Brigade are undergoing an intense 3-week annual training at Fort Drum. While soldiers train, it’s... (more)
CBS Evening News -- Sun, 19 Jul 2015 Reporter’s Notebook: 72 hours in Greenland CBS News producer T. Sean Herbert recently traveled to Greenland for an assignment on climate change. He filed this Reporter’s Notebook on his experience. Sunday, June 28 The alarm... (more)