The Pentagon ordered the 101st Airborne Division to be ready for deployment at Fort Campbell.


Image of the 159th Combat Aviation Brigade taking off.

Image of the 159th Combat Aviation Brigade taking off.

Fort Campbell’s 101st Airborne Division was ordered to prepare for possible deployments, according to Thursday’s Pentagon announcement.

According to the liberation from military installations at Fort, other US military units in Japan and Europe are also preparing to deploy to support the safety of NATO and overseas US citizens. Campbell.

“As in the last 77 years, the 101st Airborne Division is ready to be deployed anywhere to support and defend the country and its allies,” said the commander of the 101st Airborne Division. Maj. Gen. JP Maggie said.

The 101st Airborne Division’s paratroopers, a military emergency response unit, have units ready to be deployed around the world to carry out a wide range of military operations, from humanitarian aid to combat capabilities, the release said. Said.

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