Topic: Hanger 3
Clarksville, TN – The annual Welcome Home Veterans Celebration brought a busy schedule of events over a five day period, all designed to honor and celebrate our Veterans.
Activities began on Wednesday with the arrival of the American Veterans Traveling Tribute Wall, the Korean War Memorial and the 9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit at Beachaven Winery. A procession actually began at Appleton Harley Davidson and traveled through town, delivering the impressive displays to their temporary location.
Clarksville, TN – You can be a part of the homecoming our Vietnam Veterans never received on Thursday, September 19th, 2019.
Beginning at 2:00pm in Hangar 3 on Fort Campbell Army Post, the doors will swing open and our Vietnam Veterans will march in to the sounds of the Army band and cheers they have deserved for more than 40 years.
Written by Sgt. Neysa Canfield
Fort Campbell, KY – Signs, balloons, Families and friends filled Hanger 3, here, to welcome approximately 250 Soldiers from 2nd Battalion, 44th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) Sustainment Brigade, 101st Airborne Division, home November 5th.
The air defense artillery Soldier returned from a nine-month deployment in support of Operation Inherent Resolve in Iraq and Operation Freedom’s Sentinel in Afghanistan.
3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division Public Affairs
Fort Campbell, KY – On Monday, June 8th, 2015, more than 100 Soldiers from Company A, 1st Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team “Rakkasans,” 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), were welcomed home at Hangar 3.
Fort Campbell, KY – For the approximately 103 Soldiers from the 2nd Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), this latest “Rendezvous with Destiny” ends with a reunion with their families.
The Soldiers received a hero’s welcome during a Welcome Home Ceremony at Hangar 3 at Fort Campbell after successfully completing six months of a nine-month tour in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
Written by Spc. Shawn Denham
Fort Campbell, KY – More than a year in Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom 2010-2011, Soldiers of 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division finally returned home.
Dog Handlers and Tactical Explosive Detection Dogs (TEDDs) with Strike Brigade returned home to Fort Campbell, August 24th and September 15th as part of the brigade’s final redeployment.
“I’m extremely proud of each of them,” said Maj. Christine Lancia, the Provost Marshall during 2nd BCT’s recent deployment, and native of Akron, Ohio. “The TEDDs team performed superbly. We asked a lot from them and they performed their mission day in and day out successfully.”
Fort Campbell, KY – Saturday 216 more soldiers from the 4th Brigade Combat Team arrived home to Fort Campbell after several flight delays. Family members were equally excited to see the plane as it approached Campbell Army Airfield and decended on the runway.
With lots of cheers, tears, waving signs and banners, the year long deployment to Afghanistan as come to an end for these soldiers.
As solders deplaned, the were greeted at the foot of the stairs by Col. Jenkins and Col. Hickman along with the Honor Guard.
Fort Campbell, KY – On Saturday, July 9th, 81 members of the 4th Brigade Combat Team returned to Campbell Army Airfield.
Family and friends gathered to welcome home their soldiers. As the announcement was made that the plane was on 15 minutes away, many made their way out to the tarmac to watch the plane as it arrived.
Fort Campbell, KY – On Monday evening, Deputy Commander Brigadier General Stephen Townsend returned to Campbell Army Airfield along with soldiers from the 101st Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion and 541st Transportation Company.
In all there were 98 soldiers on the arriving flight.
The arrival of Brigadier General Stephen Townsend sets the stage for the return of Major General John F. Campbell and Command Sergeant Major Scott C. Schroeder on Friday, May 20th at 8:00am in the morning.
Fort Campbell, KY – It’s was an early morning arrival this morning at 328 soldiers with the 1st Brigade Combat Team arrived Wednesday morning at Campbell Army Airfield. Friends and family didn’t mind the cool morning temperatures or that the flight was a few minutes late arriving.
Maybe the pilot was trying to give a little more time for SGT Charles Sweeney to prepare for his big moment.«Read the rest of this article»
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