Soldiers aboard M1A2 Abram Tanks from 1st Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division move out, as part of an Initial Ready Task Force (IRTF) exercise, at Johanna Range, Poland, May 20, 2019. An IRTF is a no-notice, rapid-deployment exercise designed to test a unit’s ability to alert, marshal, and deploy forces and equipment for contingency operations or an emergency disaster. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Thomas Mort)
Port operations are underway unloading combat vehicles of the 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team in preparation of training in support of Atlantic Resolve. The arrival of 1st ABCT adds to the capabilities of the U.S. Army Europe and USEUCOM Commanders to train with our Allies and Partners and respond to crises should it be required.