was authorized to commence humanitarian assistance operations by prepositioning forces in advance of the storm.
The table of organization and equipment was finalized on 1 July 1964, and the unit reached full strength under the provisions of USARSO
General Order Number 68 later that month.
It was USARSO
's second command-post exercise in four months and was part of a continuing effort to prepare the command for its July 2008 transformation as part of Sixth Army.
To combat this, and to react to any other events such as natural disasters, USARSO
must be ready to deploy at a moment's notice, whether in small teams or as the complete headquarters.
Designs for the project buildings were supplied to the task force by USARSO
, and the vendor used the designs to project a bill of materials (BOM) for each site and supply the correct components.
Later, the USARSO
Defense Reutilization and Marketing Office provided surplus US combat boots and uniforms.
One of the key aspects of the conference is to promote military relationships among the Latin American countries, and contribute to the development of regional ties, said LTC Raymond Rembish, USARSO
deputy director for communications.
MG Marc Cisneros, Commanding General, USARSO
, then handpicked Bonilla to lead the effort to force the peaceful capitulation of the Panamanian Defense Forces.
Based at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, USARSO
plans and executes PKO North and other exercises in Latin America and the Caribbean as the Army component of the Florida-based U.S.
Holland Award Competition; winning the 1998 Chief of Staff, Army Supply Excellence Award; a 4th place finish in the 1998 MP Warfighter Challenge; and the selection of SGT Jose Diaz and SPC Frank Milan as the 1998 USARSO
NCO and Soldier of the Year.
command sergeants major provided their own experiences and lessons learned during several visits by Colombian military personnel to the Command Sergeants Major Academy at Fort Bliss, Texas, and USARSO
headquarters at Fort Sam Houston, Texas.
96B 96B 98C 2d SBCT * * 1st SBCT * ** 3d SBCT * ** 66th MI GP * ** * 532d MI * ** * * 513th MI ** ** * 205th MI * ** ** 742d MI * USARSO
** ** ** Legend: * = Filled ** = Projected Gain Key: INSCOM--U.S.