Col. James Kinkade, 402nd AFSB commander, passes the AFSBn-Kuwait colors to the incoming commander, Lt. Col. Earl Schonberg Jr. 401st AFSB save taxpayer’s money. 3-401st AFSBn readies vehicles for Operation Resolute Support. Army JAG Corps leaders Brig. Gen. Paul Wilson and Diane Nugent, pose for a group photo with Rock Island Arsenal legal personnel July 17. High Five Tour visits RIA. A crane from WES-K, removes a 12-ton cement block from the Kuwait Naval Base’s inner harbor basin. ESSC provides a one-stop shop for CECOM equipment repair. 3-401st AFSBn QA personnel assist DCMA in ensuring quality products delivered to Soldiers. Col. Christopher Roscoe, commander, 405th AFSB, passes the battalion colors to Lt. Col. Joseph Greenlee, incoming battalion commander. Russell D. Campbell, U.S. Army Sustainment Command food program manager is promoted to chief warrant officer five. Tactical Combatives Course pose together following their graduation ceremony. Maj. Gen.  John Wharton, ASC commanding general presents the Meritorious Service Medal to Lt. Col. Michael Slocum Best Warrior” winners display awards
Army Field Support Battalion-Kuwait welcomes new leader

Col. James Kinkade, 402nd Army Field Support Brigade commander, passes the Army Field Support Battalion – Kuwait colors to the incoming commander, Lt. Col. Earl Schonberg Jr., during a change of command ceremony at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, July 2. (Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Annette Simon, 402nd AFSB Public Affairs) Click here for the full article.

401st AFSB demonstrates stewardship, returns $500K to Army Supply System

Capt. Michael Andersen and Capt. Joy Harry transport a heavy duty military tow bar found at the 307 yard, July 20, to the 401st Army Field Support Brigade's facility to process non-rolling stock at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. Andersen and Harry are both Army logistics operations officers with the Acquisition, Logistics & Technology Directorate assigned to the 401st AFSB. (Photo by Sharonda Pearson, 401st AFSB Public Affairs) Click here for the full article.

3-401st AFSBn preps vehicles for loan to Afghan National Security Forces

Damiene D. White, 3-401st Army Field Support Battalion deputy support operations officer, Fred Choate, 3-401st AFSBn equipment specialist, Maj. Christopher S. Calloway, 3-401st AFSBn support operations officer, Spencer Winn, Jr., 410st Army Field Support Brigade deputy theater property book officer and Gloria T. Blake, Theater Property Book program manager, look on as Chief Warrant Officer 3 Kortney D. Johnson, Security Assistance Office Property Book officer, signs for vehicles and associated equipment Jul 14 in order for it to be loaned to Afghan National Security Forces for use in their missions. (photo by Summer Barkley, 3-401st AFSBn) Click here for the full article.

JAG visits Rock Island Arsenal July 16-18

Rock Island Arsenal legal personnel gather outside of Army Sustainment Command Headquarters at Rock Island Arsenal, Ill., for a group photo with Brig. Gen. Paul Wilson, U.S. Army assistant judge advocate general for military law and operations, and Diane Nugent, the Army’s senior civilian attorney, July 17. (Photo by Dawn Marie Barnett, ASC Public Affairs) Click here for the full article.

Wounded Warrior Mustang visits Rock Island Arsenal

Sgt. 1st Class Larry Howard Jr., U.S. Army Sustainment Command, adds his name to the thousands of autographs on the Wounded Warriors Family Support organization's 2014 Ford Mustang GT500 at Rock Island Arsenal, Ill., July 16. The Mustang is being driven to 65 cities in 48 states on a mission to say “thank you” and show appreciation to our country’s military families for their sacrifices. (Photo by Dawn Marie Barnett, ASC Public Affairs) Click here for the full article.

WES-K, AFSBn-Kuwait, remove 12-ton obstacle from Kuwaiti Naval Base

A 115-ton Barge Derrick crane from the Watercraft Equipment Site-Kuwait, Army Field Support Battalion- Kuwait, places a 12-ton oblong cement block that had been obstructing operations in Kuwait Naval Base’s inner harbor basin onto a flatbed truck. (Photo by Chief Warrant Officer 3 Jonathan Keyes, AFSBn-Kuwait) Click here for the full article.

CECOM’s ESSC links technical experts and supported units

April Picart, an electronics technician, works on a Harris radio in the Communications-Electronics Command Regional Support Center Jul. 5. Many vehicles must have functioning radio communications equipment to be considered fully mission capable. Click here for the full article.

Super COR and QA checks and balances ensure quality products

A contractor displays a book containing signed 1687 forms that show who is authorized to turn in vehicles for maintenance at Logistics Task Force North. John H. Holden, 3-401st Army Field Support Bagram quality assurance specialist, is at the contractor maintenance area to conduct a monthly Defense Contract Management Agency to ensure that services provided by contractors are delivered on time, at the projected cost and meet all performance requirements. Click here for the full article.

AFSBn-Italy holds change of command ceremony

Col. Christopher Roscoe, commander, 405th Army Field Support Brigade, passes the battalion colors to Lt. Col. Joseph Greenlee, incoming battalion commander, June 27 in Livorno, Italy. (Photo by Steven Stanfill, 405th AFSB Public Affairs) Click here for the full article.

Russell D. Campbell promoted to chief warrant officer five

Chief Warrant Officer 5 Russell D. Campbell, U.S. Army Sustainment Command food program manager, takes the oath of office during his promotion ceremony in Quarters One at Rock Island Arsenal, Ill., July 1. Chief warrant officer five is the highest U.S. Army warrant officer rank. (Photo by Dawn Marie Barnett, ASC Public Affairs)

ASC, First Army Soldiers complete combatives course

(From left to right) Sgt. 1st Class David Stephenson, Tactical Combatives Course primary master instructor, Army Sustainment Command; Capt. Barry Farmer, unit integrator for the Distribution Management Command, ASC; Sgt. Major Charles Geisewite, operations sergeant major, First Army; Sgt. 1st Class Gail Amend, enlisted personnel management noncommissioned officer, First Army; Sgt. Lucas Blair, assistant combatives instructor and headquarters supply sergeant, ASC. Not pictured: Sgt. 1st Class Haven Crecelius, course honor graduate, operations training support NCO, First Army. (Photo by Dawn Marie Barnett, ASC Public Affairs) Click here for the full article.

Slocum receives Meritorious Service Medal

Maj. Gen. John Wharton, commanding general of Army Sustainment Command and Rock Island Arsenal, Ill., presents the Meritorious Service Medal to Lt. Col. Michael Slocum during his award ceremony at the ASC headquarters building at Rock Island Arsenal, June 24. Slocum served as executive officer to Wharton from June 28, 2012 to June 24, 2014. (Photo by Dawn Marie Barnett, ASC Public Affairs) Click here for the full article.

ASC announces its winners in ‘Best Warrior’ competition

Pfc. Davonta T. Colflesh (left) and Staff Sgt. Kevin A. Hopson display their “Best Warrior” awards from the U.S. Army Sustainment Command at an awards breakfast held at the Rock Island Arsenal Golf Club June 26. Colflesh was selected as ASC’s 2014 Soldier of the Year and Hopson as ASC’s 2014 NCO of the Year. (Photo by Dawn Marie Barnett, ASC Public Affairs) Click here for the full article.

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