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Video by Cameron Porter
405th AFSB APS-2 MRBC in action during DEFENDER 24
405th Army Field Support Brigade - Europe & Africa
May 17, 2024 | 0:27
The 405th AFSB’s Benelux Battalion issued an entire Army Prepositioned Stocks-2 Multi-Role Bridge Company to a gaining tactical unit participating in DEFENDER 24. Watch this video to see that APS-2 MRBC in action.

(photos by Sgt. Tamie Norris, 205th Theater Public Affairs Support Element)
189th Infantry Brigade
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Mission & Vision

189th IN BDE (CATB) observes, coaches, and trains our ARNG and USAR partners to provide trained and ready units to support combatant commander requirements around the world. O/O, conduct Mobilization and Large Scale Mobilization Operations (LSMO) in support of our ARNG and USAR partners to meet combatant commander OPLAN requirements.
Our purpose is to support First Army’s mission to achieve FORSCOM directed readiness and deliver trained and ready NG and RC forces. We accomplish this through partnership with the National Guard and US Army Reserve as FORSCOM’s proponent for the integration of the Army’s Total Force Policy (ATFP) and execution of Mobilization Training Centers (MTC) operations as part of the Army’s LSMO effort.