The 404th Army Field Support Brigade conducted a change of command and relinquishment of responsibility ceremony July 19 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord Col. Doyle Lassitter, commander, Distribution Management Center, U.S. Army Sustainment Command, relinquished his command and conducted a retirement recognition ceremony June 9 in Constitution Square near Building 390 here Women's Equality Day Observance ASC competitors begin 2-mile run event A competitor prepares to take down an attacker The 403rd Army Field Support Brigade conducted their change of command and change of responsibility ceremony June 28 at Camp Walker here Col. Carmelia Scott-Skillern took command of the 401st Army Field Support Brigade during a change of command ceremony, here, June 30 Veterans and active duty service members from the Rock Island Arsenal exchanged stories and laughs during an Honor Tour across the Quad Cities area Thursday After more than nine months of leadership education, 27 Department of the Army civilian employees in the Journey to Leadership program graduated during a ceremony June 8 in the Baylor Conference Room here Maj. Gen. Daly addresses logisticians at a training session The 402nd AFSB flag is lowered during a ceremony RIA Museum BWC competitors conduct a running event
'Sustain to Win' Brigade changes command team

Maj. Gen. Edward Daly, passes the unit colors to the incoming commander of 404th Army Field Support Brigade, Col. Peter Crandall, to symbolize the responsibility and authority he was assigned during a Change of Command and Relinquishment of Responsibility Ceremony July 19 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Tacoma, Washington. (Photo Credit: Lonnie Collier, ASC Public Affairs) Click here for the full article.

DMC commander relinquishes post, retires

Col. Doyle Lassitter, commander, Distribution Management Center, U.S. Army Sustainment Command, passes the DMC unit colors to Maj. Gen. Edward Daly, senior commander of Rock Island Arsenal and commanding general of ASC, thereby relinquishing his command of the DMC on June 9 in Constitution Square at Rock Island Arsenal, Illinois. (Photo Credit: Kevin Fleming, ASC Public Affairs) Click here for the full article.

Women's Equality Day Observance to Feature Assistant Chief of Staff for Installation Management

Army Sustainment Command Equal Opportunity Office invites the Arsenal workforce, and the public, to the Rock Island Arsenal Women's Equality Day Observance on Thursday, Aug. 10, 1-2 p.m., in Heritage Hall, Bldg. 60. The featured keynote speaker will be Lt. Gen. Gwen Bingham, Army assistant chief of staff for Installation Management. Bingham has served in the Army for 35 years and is the Army's second African-American woman to make lieutenant general. Click here for her biography.

Looking back to upcoming Best Warrior Competition

The U.S. Army Sustainment Command will have its NCO of the Year, Staff Sgt. Qujuan Baptiste (right) and Soldier of the Year, then-Spc. Luther Witherspoon Jr. (second from left) competing in the U.S. Army Materiel Command's Best Warrior Competition July 16-18 at Camp Atterbury, Indiana. Here's a photo essay by Jon Micheal Connor, ASC Public Affairs, on what ASC's competitors went through during its BWC in May at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin. Click here for the full article.

ASC Soldiers show their mettle in Best Warrior Competition

So what does it take to compete in the U.S. Army Materiel Command's Best Warrior Competition? Well, a look at the Army Sustainment Command's BWC is a good indicator of what it takes to succeed. Jon Micheal Connor, ASC Public Affairs, shows what competitors went through at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, in the 2017 BWC. Click here for the video.

403rd Army Field Support Brigade changes command team

Col. Mike Siegl (left), outgoing commander, 403rd Army Field Support Brigade, Maj. Gen. Edward M. Daly, Rock Island Arsenal senior commander and commanding general U.S. Army Sustainment Command, and Col. Renee Mann, incoming commander, 403rd AFSB, salute the American flag during the 403rd's change of command and responsibility ceremony June 28 at Camp Walker in Daegu, Republic of Korea. (Photo Credit: Capt. Lonnie Collier, ASC Public Affairs) Click here for the full article.

Scott-Skillern takes command of 401st Army Field Support Brigade

Maj. Gen. Edward Daly (right), commanding general, U.S. Army Sustainment Command, passes the unit colors to Col. Carmelia Scott-Skillern, commander, 401st Army Field Support Brigade during a change of command ceremony for the 401st AFSB at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, June 30. (Photo Credit: Justin Graff, 401st AFSB Public Affairs) Click here for the full article.

RIA service members learn from veterans during Honor Tour

John Christen, a military veteran from Kewanee, Illinois, sits with his military escort, known as a "guardian," under a pavilion during an Honor Tour at the Rock Island National Cemetery, Rock Island Arsenal, Illinois, June 29. (Photo Credit: Kevin Fleming, ASC Public Affairs) Click here for the full article.

Ceremony honors 27 Journey to Leadership graduates

Students in the Tier II Journey to Leadership program gather with their instructors and program coordinators during their graduation ceremony June 8 on Rock Island Arsenal, Illinois. (Photo by Kevin Fleming, ASC Public Affairs) Click here for the full article.

ASC CG speaks at Leader Professional Development in Hawaii

Maj. Gen. Ed Daly, senior commander of Rock Island Arsenal and commanding general of the U.S. Army Sustainment Command, addresses about 100 logisticians of the 25th Infantry Division at a Leader Professional Development session at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, June 7. (Photo by Capt. Lonnie Collier, ASC Public Affairs) Click here for the full article.

402nd AFSB conducts change of command, responsibility ceremony

The flag of the 402nd Army Field Support Brigade at Fort Shafter, Hawaii, is lowered in observance of the national anthem during a change of command and responsibility ceremony of the 402nd Army Field Support Brigade June 7. (Photo by Capt. Lonnie Collier, ASC Public Affairs) Click here for the full article.

Some RIA museum artifacts to be stored in state of the art facility between exhibitions

Rock Island Arsenal’s famed museum - the second oldest in Army inventory - will soon begin a five year long, 2-million dollar renovation project which was awarded by the U.S. Army Center of Military History. Click here for the full article.

ASC announces winners in Best Warrior Competition

The winners of the 2017 U.S. Army Sustainment Command’s Best Warrior Competition are announced: Staff Sgt. Qujuan Baptiste (left) is the Non-commissioned Officer of the Year and Spc. Luther Witherspoon Jr. (second from left) is the Soldier of the Year. Other competitors are Sgt. Monique Smalls and Staff Sgt. Andrew Weihe. (Photo by Jon Micheal Connor, ASC Public Affairs) Click here for the full article.

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