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  U.S. 130th Engineer Brigade - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The 130th Engineer Brigade is an American military unit located in Germany, under the command and control of EUCOM.
The unit, based in Pioneer Kaserne, Germany (pioneer being an anglicization of the German word for engineer, pioniere), has most recently deployed to the Balkans (the operations in the area of Serbia, Kosovo, Albania, etc.) to help in that area.
Before that, some of its subordinate units deployed in the Persian Gulf War; these two actions were the main combat actions of this unit.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/US_130th_Engineer_Brigade   (132 words)

  
 54th Engineer Battalion (Combat) (Mechanized)
One of the crucial tasks which faced the 1340th Engineer Battalion during the initial phase of the counteroffensive (in addition to extensive mine and obstacle emplacement, coupled with bridge installation) was the maintenance of the major supply routes used to resupply all three divisions in the area.
From the battalion's arrival in 1961 until the opening of the East-West border in November 1989, the battalion had the mission as the V Corps Covering Force Engineers in support of the 14th and then the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiments.
On 16 February 1997 the 54th Engineer Battalion was reactivated.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/agency/army/54eng-b.htm   (3270 words)

  
 History for 6th Battalion, 33rd Field Artillery (1960s to Present)
The 6th Battalion 33rd Artillery was reactivated on 1 September 1967 at Ft. Carson, Colorado as Colonel Robert C. Hixon presented the unit colors to Battalion Commander LTC Frank R. Olcott.
The battalion?s first round in Vietnam was fired by C Battery on 28 February 1968 from Marine Camp Brooks in support of the 1st Marine Division.
Battalion is assigned 55% of its officers and warrants as well as 88% of its authorized enlisted strength.
military.com /HomePage/UnitPageHistory/1,13506,102149|777914,00.html   (17070 words)

  
 25th Infantry Division Association: The Units (Continued)
The battalion was redesignated as the 89th Medium Tank Battalion assigned to the Eighth Army and activated in Korea 7 August 1950.
The 25th Aviation Battalion received the award for the period 31 March 68-31 March 69 primarily in recognition of a 70 percent increase in flying hours with a 28 percent reduction in accidents in support of the combat operations of the 25th Division.
The battalion remained inactive until assigned to the 25th Infantry Division and activated as a combat engineer battalion at Schofield Barracks, Territory of Hawaii on 1 October 1941 using the personnel and equipment of the 1st Battalion, 3rd Engineer Regiment of the Hawaiian Division.
www.25thida.com /units3.html   (16055 words)

  
 Assignment Opportunities
On June 16, 1969, HHC 130th Engineer Aviation Brigade was redesignated as HHC, 130th Engineer Brigade, and activated in Hanau, Germany.
The current brigade organization consists of the 54th Engineer Battalion (Combat Mechanized) in Bamberg, the 94th Engineer Battalion (Combat Heavy) headquartered in Vilseck, the 565th Engineer Battalion and Headquarters and Headquarters Company of the 130th Engineer Brigade in Hanau, Germany.
The Battalion Headquarters and one company were deployed to Iraq in March 2003 in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom I. After redeployment in February 2004, one company was deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom II in April 2004.
www.hanau.army.mil /HanauWeb/28_newcomers/assign.htm   (2290 words)

  
 1st Battalion 37th Armor Alumni Network
Artillery, Apache attack helicopters and mechanized infantry fired their weapons at the Iraqi defenders in order to prevent them from returning accurate fire as one of his tank battalions (Task Force 1-37 Armor) began moving in the dark towards the Iraqi defenses.
Battalion movement from Rumalya, Iraq to the KKMC area — End of April, 1991 Wadi Al Batin - dry river bed along the western boarder of Kuwait Al-Busayah, Iraq — 1-37’s first objective/engagement (Python?) Rumalya, Iraq — oil fields we occupied while treaties were being signed, built baseball field.
The 37th Tank Battalion was now, along with the US 35th Tank Battalion and US 8th Tank Battalion, the nucleus of the "light" armored division.
www.1-37armor.net   (6327 words)

  
 Fatalities List Since May 1st
He was assigned to 2nd Tank Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C. Sgt. George M. Ulloa Jr., 23, of Austin, Texas, died Aug. 3 from wounds suffered while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq.
He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C. Sgt. Dustin D. Laird, 23, of Martin, Tenn., died on Aug. 2 during combat operations in Rawah, Iraq.
He was assigned to 3rd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C. Cpl. Timothy D. Roos, 21, of Cincinnati, Ohio, died July 27 from wounds received while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq.
antiwar.com /casualties/list.php   (10982 words)

  
 1st Combat Engineer Battalion - Engineer BR   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
… 1st Combat Engineer Battalion; 1st Tank Battalion; and 1st … maneuver element and was reinforced by 1st Combat Engineer Battalion (less a contingent …
Mechanical Engineering is not as mysterious as it sounds
Manning, assistant county engineer in the Public Works Department, will serve as county engineer from May 10 until a permanent replacement is hired.
engineer.br.com /1st-combat-engineer-battalion.html   (562 words)

  
 Close Combat Org Forums - Budapest 1944-1945 mod started
Combat Mission: Barbarossa to Barbarossa has lots of voices and weapon sounds for Hungarian, Russian, Romanian, Finnish, Italian, and German troops.
You know, its a problem, because there is a limit of the maps in Close Combat, so we decided to make a mod about the fights in the city only.
- Partition of 2 armoured groups, with th elements of battalions: reconaissance, motorcycle, engineers and the rest infrantry soldiers (66th and 93rd riflemen regiments and 13th riflemen brigade).
www.closecombat.org /forums/printthread.php?t=4849&pp=40   (1505 words)

  
 44th Engineer Construction Battalion - US Army - Korean War Project
The 2d Battalion of the Regiment was redesignated as the 1397th Engineer Construction Battalion and inactivated in 1946.
On 26 April 1947, the 1397th Engineer Construction Battalion was redesignated the 44th Engineer Construction Battalion and activated on 31 December 1948 at Fort Bragg, NC.
In 1976, the unit was redesignated the 44th Engineer Battalion (Combat) (Heavy), and was awarded the Army Superior Unit award in 1987.
www.koreanwar.org /html/units/44eng.htm?set=100   (3159 words)

  
 Ben Bigelow's Home Page at the University of Texas
Upon return from the desert, I lived in Wildflecken (which is on the old border between East and West Germany) and trained with the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment.
While at Fort Bragg, I was in charge of a topographic engineer company assisting in the development of GIS and imagery related products as well as managing hard-copy map production and survey assets.
I received a degree in Environmental Engineering here at UT and upon graduation will be assigned to the US Army Corps of Engineers' St.
www.ce.utexas.edu /prof/maidment/grad/bigelow/home.html   (291 words)

  
 United States Army 130th Engineer Brigade - Home
Engineer Brigade deploys and conducts engineering operations in support of
U.S. Army, V Corps and regional combatant commanders in a joint/combined environment.
U.S. mailing address: U.S. Army, 130th Engineer Brigade • Unit 20193 Box 0044 • APO AE 09165-0044
www.130thengineers.army.mil   (57 words)

  
 Carriers in the Gulf War   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The 411th Engr Bde had responsibility for all Theater Army engineering, that is all the engineer missions not directly supporting either of the two Corps.
While the media focused on the arrival of the XVIII Airborne Corps, this unit was the first, self-contained combat unit operational in the Persian Gulf region in early September.BLT 1/4 stayed in theater throughout the course of the engagement, with the exception of a month refit in Subic Bay.
I was with the 54th Engineer Battalion (Combat)(Mechanized), 1st Armored Division.
www.leyden.com /gulfwar/correct1.html   (3934 words)

  
 Engineer Battalions And Links Page
Again, let me know of your engineer unit's website, and I will be happy to list it here.
Fort Hood, TX 307th Engineer Battalion (A) (a)
Fort Leonard Wood, MO 588th Engineer Battalion (A) (a)
www.mendonet.com /588th/active.htm   (202 words)

  
 PB 5
Concept and Organization of the IBCT Engineer Company
554th Engineer Battalion--Looking for Outstanding Officer Platoon Trainers
Transforming the 130th Engineer Brigade...One Step at a Time
www.wood.army.mil /ENGRMAG/May2001a.htm   (35 words)

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