U-S Army Combat Brigades

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7:43 pm
Tue June 25, 2013

Two Army Posts In Kentucky To Lose Combat Brigades

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. -- Fort Campbell and Fort Knox, both in Kentucky, are each going to lose an active duty combat brigade under a restructuring plan announced by the U.S. Army.

The brigades that will be eliminated by 2017 are the 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division based at Fort Campbell, and the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, which is Fort Knox's only combat brigade. Both units have soldiers currently deployed to Afghanistan.

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