Video: 17th Field Artillery Brigade Newcomers Program
Video by Pfc. Shaylon Wright
Soldiers are welcomed to the 17th Field Artillery Brigade through the recently revamped Brigade Newcomers Program at Joint Base Lewis McChord, Mar. 24-28. The new members of the Thunderbolt brigade are welcomed by the Brigade Command Sgt. Maj., Command Sgt. Maj. Edward Russell. The new Thunderbolt Soldiers undergo a week of rigorous physical training that introduces them to the brigade standard. They also attend briefings that introduce them to the organization by laying out expectations. Produced by PFC Shaylon Wright. Also available in High Definition.