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1Panther Paratroopers Conduct Live Fire Exercise
Story by MAJ Thomas Cieslak on 02/20/2019
Fort Bragg Paratroopers conducted company-level live fire exercises designed to test their tactical prowess and ability to maneuver across a large battlefield.
Paratroopers from Company A, 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment conducted a Company-level Live Fire Exercise on Tuesday, February 19 on Fort Bragg, North Carolina.
The training exercise required the Company Commander to maneuver over 120 paratroopers through numerous scenarios including enemy engagements, medical emergencies and intelligence cache finds.
The live-fire was part of 3rd Brigade’s Combined Arms Live Fire Exercise, a multi-week training exercise on Fort Bragg designed to test the brigade’s ability to conduct complex operations and mission command.