Command Sgt. Maj. Brendan P. McIntyre assumed responsibility for Fort Stewart's 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team Thursday
By Sgt. Mary Katzenberger 4th IBCT PAO At the sound of the metallic click of the non-commissioned officer sword being returned to its sheath Thursday, Command Sgt. Maj. Brendan P. McIntyre assumed responsibility of 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, on Fort Stewart. At the ceremony, attended by soldiers and leaders from each “Vanguard” battalion, Command Sgt. Maj. Mark Barnes bade farewell to both 4th IBCT, where he served in three battalions and as the senior noncommissioned officer, and the Marne Division, in which he has served since the beginning of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Col. Kimo C. Gallahue, commander of 4th IBCT, said the ceremony was a fitting tribute to a man who has risen in the division from the ranks of…
Seven volunteers from 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team were recognized for more than 700 hours of combined service.
- VOLUNTEERS IN THE NEWS
Friday, March 30, 2012
By Sgt. Mary Katzenberger 4th IBCT PAO Seven volunteers from the “Vanguard” brigade were formally recognized for their more than 700 hours of combined service to soldiers and family members Wednesday at the Fort Stewart Museum. Traci Wheeler, the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division Family Readiness Support Assistant, said one volunteer from each battalion—including a volunteer from Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 4th IBCT—was chosen above his or her peers to be honored at the first of what is slated to become a quarterly, brigade volunteer recognition ceremony. The event was presided over by Col. Kimo Gallahue, commander of 4th IBCT. “I’m happy and proud to be here to recognize these great volunteers,” said …