This confusion comes from a misunderstanding of gunnery training standards as defined in Field Manual 3-20.21, Heavy Brigade Combat Team
Gunnery, (1) and Training Circular 3-20.31, Training and Qualification, Crew.
Stumpf was assigned to the 230th Brigade Support Battalion, 30th Heavy Brigade Combat Team
, a National Guard unit from Goldsboro, N.C., and served as a member of a cultural support team (CST) attached to a joint special operations task force in Afghanistan.
We have discovered that FM 3-20.21, Heavy Brigade Combat Team
Gunnery, can make getting your Bradley ready for action much simpler.
HQDA asked us to provide cost comparisons on the Heavy Brigade Combat Team
(BCT), Stryker BCT, Infantry BCT, and the Combat Aviation Brigade (CAB).
In 2007, he served a one-year tour in South Korea as the S2 for 4th Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Heavy Brigade Combat Team
, 2nd Infantry Division.
FM 3-20.21, Heavy Brigade Combat Team
Gunnery, outlines two vehicles per GST station.
The crews of vehicles capable of carrying a major weapons system should be qualified on table six (unstabilized platform gunnery) using the heavy brigade combat team
gunnery manual as a guide.
"While PIM is associated with the heavy brigade combat team
, it is a full-spectrum operational platform," Furber said.
(Below) James Birdsong, first sergeant of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Heavy Brigade Combat Team
, 2nd Infantry Division, grapples with an obstacle during the "Shield Ride," or Order of the Hoplite, on Camp Hovey.
Now, let's take a look at a typical heavy brigade combat team
(HBCT) CAB fire support platoon to see how they conduct business:
In addition, Colonel Paul Lepine, Programme Manager, Heavy Brigade Combat Team
, US Army, reviewing the US Army's 31 Heavy Brigade Combat Teams
and assessing heavy brigade foreign military sales programmes to evaluate peace-time vs.
It adds that Stripes reporter Heath Druzin, who covered operations of the division's 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team
in February and March, would not be permitted to rejoin the unit for another reporting tour.