Fort Polk’s warriors depart for deployment overseas

FORT POLK, La. — Soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, departed for service overseas this week.

About 2,100 troops from the brigade make up this deployment.

The 3rd BCT, 10th Mtn Div is the first brigadeszed unit to deploy under the Associated Units Pilot Program, which groups Army Reserve and National Guard units with active component units for training before mobilization.

The brigade has served with the 36th Infantry Division, Texas Army National Guard since March 2016.


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