What units are in Fort Drum?

Units / Tenants

  • 10th Mountain Division (LI)
  • 1st Brigade Combat Team.
  • 2nd Brigade Combat Team.
  • 3rd Brigade Combat Team.
  • 10th Combat Aviation Brigade.
  • 10th Mountain Division Artillery.
  • 10th Mountain Sustainment Brigade.
  • 10th Mountain Division Band.

Are there airborne units at Fort Drum?

The 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry) is a light infantry division in the United States Army based at Fort Drum, New York….

10th Mountain Division
Size Division (Next 11th Airborne Division)
Part of XVIII Airborne Corps
Garrison/HQ Fort Drum, New York
Nickname(s) Mountaineer

Is there Special Forces at Fort Drum?

The 10th Mountain Division Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion is an updated version of the special troops battalion of the United States Army headquartered at Fort Drum, New York. It is the organization for the command elements of the 10th Mountain Division.

What troops are stationed at Fort Drum?

Is Fort Drum deploying to Ukraine?

As the world’s eyes are focused on mounting tensions in Ukraine and Russia, the North County has in their thoughts and hearts the 200 Fort Drum soldiers recently deployed to the region.

Is Fort Drum Forscom?

Fort Drum is also home to 15 non-divisional FORSCOM units including a military police battalion, engineer battalion and a combat support battalion.

Who is based at Fort Drum?

Major Units Report

  • 10th Combat Aviation Brigade (CAB) Command: Staff Duty.
  • 10th Mountain Division Band.
  • 10th Mtn Div (LI) NCO Academy.
  • 10th Sustainment Brigade.
  • 1st Brigade Combat Team (BCT)
  • 20th Air Support OPS SQDRN (Air Force)
  • 20th Air Support Operations Squadron, U.S. Air Force.
  • 2nd Brigade Combat Team (BCT)

How many soldiers are in the 32nd Infantry Regiment?

The approximately 600 soldiers in 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment deployed to support the global war on terrorism and to prepare for future contingencies as may be directed. These soldiers were trained and ready for this mission.

What happened to 1st BCT at Fort Drum?

After briefly returning to Fort Drum, the brigade again deployed to Iraq for a 15-month tour in Kirkuk. Beginning in January 2010, elements of 1 st BCT began deploying to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

What was the 1st Battalion at the Battle of Chosin Reservoir?

The 1st Battalion on the east coast of the Battle of Chosin Reservoir was with elements of the 31st Infantry Regiment and the 1st Marines, who were cut off by Chinese forces. Only after long and bloody fighting did these forces work their way south to Koto-ri, and then to the Hungman perimeter.