'Currahee' brigade concludes a busy year

Posted by  kelliloar  Jan 31, 2014

'Currahee' brigade concludes a busy year

January 31, 2014 at 9:40 AM

The 4th Brigade Combat Team 'Currahee', 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), started 2013 running fast and hard, as the brigade deployed to the Joint Readiness Training Center at Fort Polk, La., in preparation for their upcoming deployment to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

The unit then deployed for a nine-months tour of Afghanistan, advising and assisting Afghan army and police units and transitioning facilities to Afghan control, ahead of schedule as it turned out, and 4th BCT was able to return most soldiers home several months early.

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