Army announces deployment of Fort Drum soldiers to Afghanistan

FORT DRUM, NY — The Department of the Army announced today the fall 2020 rotation to Afghanistan of the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division stationed at Fort Drum, New York.

The 2nd Brigade Combat Team will replace the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division as part of a regular rotation of forces to support the United States’ commitment to Operation Freedom Sentinel.

“Commando Brigade Soldiers stand ready to assume the mission from our fellow 10th Mountain Division Soldiers,” said Col. Damon K. Harris, commander of the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division. “Our Soldiers are highly trained, expertly led, and professionals in their craft. They are honored and proud to serve our great Nation.”