Images: Battlefield Circulation [Image 3 of 3]
Photo by Capt. Olivia Cobiskey
Lt. Gen. Michael S. Tucker and Command Sgt. Maj. Sam Young visited to see how the 4th Cavalry Brigade is preparing to provide training to Joint, Interagency, Combined, and Active Army forces, as well as supporting Reserve Component Forces for Rotational Force Pool-Deploying and Rotational Force Pool-Nondeploying requirements. Lt. Col. Edward Hayes, commander of the 1-409th Cavalry Squadron, 4th Cavalry Brigade, briefs Tucker, commanding general First Army, on how the unit is preparing Observer/Coach Trainers for future Decisive Action training missions using VBS-2 at the Mission Training Complex, Fort
Knox, Ky., on Nov. 5. Tucker and Young will continue their tour of First Army Division East’s eight training support and operations brigades to see how each provides tough, realistic, and repetitive environment soldiers need to perform hands-on, theater-specific Operations.