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U.S. Army North
AUSA emphasizes importance of national resilience
October 20, 2021
— The definition of the word resilience is “the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties.” As a nation, it is imperative that we are resilient, especially in the face of pandemics, natural disasters, and other crises that can strike suddenly and leave a large impact. National resilience is also vital to a strong national defense and our ability to protect the homeland...
ARNORTH military hospital support to FEMA begins in Tennessee, continues in five states
September 23, 2021
— At the request of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, approximately 20 military medical personnel deployed to Tennessee to support civilian healthcare workers treating COVID-19 patients in local hospitals...
Army North welcomes new commander, says farewell to Lt. Gen. Laura Richardson
September 10, 2021
— U.S. Army North (Fifth Army) conducted a change of command ceremony at their headquarters in the historic Quadrangle on Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston on Sept. 9, 2021...
ARNORTH military hospital support to FEMA begins in Idaho, Arkansas, expands in Alabama
September 7, 2021
— At the request of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, approximately 60 military medical personnel deployed in three, 20-person teams, each to one of three states – Idaho, Arkansas and Alabama – to support civilian healthcare workers treating COVID-19 patients in local hospitals...
ARNORTH supports FEMA in Mississippi, expands in Louisiana
August 23, 2021
— At the request of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, approximately 20 military medical personnel have deployed to Jackson, Mississippi, while another 20 will deploy to Tupelo, Mississippi. ...
ARNORTH Best Warrior leads Soldiers in becoming winners
August 12, 2021
— Army Staff Sgt. Walton, the reigning Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston NCO of the year, is a member of “Fort Sam’s Own” 323d Army Band, and strives to motivate, mentor, and adapt to all of his Soldiers’ needs...
ARNORTH to participate in Vigilant Guard, test response capabilities during exercises
August 6, 2021
— U.S. Army North, U.S. Northern Command’s Joint Force Land Component Command, will participate in a series of full-scale, all-hazard disaster response exercises known as Vigilant Guard. This exercise is sponsored by U.S. Northern Command and the National Guard Bureau and will take place across the Southeast region of the United States Aug. 5-Sept. 3, 2021...
ARNORTH completes 5G CoLT training: expanding communication capabilities beyond imagination
July 2, 2021
— What was once science fiction, is slowly becoming reality as the Department of Defense pushes the boundaries to create smart bases across America that accelerates operational capabilities for the warfighter by providing fast and secure communication...
U.S. Army Golden Knights make first ever jump into JBSA-Fort Sam Houston Quadrangle
June 28, 2021
— As part of this year's Fort Sam Houston Fiesta Reception hosted by U.S. Army North, a member of the U.S. Army Parachute Team, the Golden Knights Demonstration Team, descends into the historic Quadrangle at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston June 20. The Golden Knights were the first to ever jump into the Quadrangle...
ARNORTH ends COVID-19 vaccination mission, leaders look back on effort
June 24, 2021
— With more than 5 million vaccinations administered, the Army has concluded its COVID-19 support mission, which found Soldiers helping others and building trust within some of the nation’s hardest-hit communities, Army leaders recently said...
JBSA-Fort Sam Houston virtual town hall scheduled for June 23
June 21, 2021
— Leaders from U.S. Army North (Fifth Army) and the 502nd Air Base Wing host a JBSA-Fort Sam Houston virtual Town Hall meeting via WebEx Link at 5 p.m. June 23...
U.S. Army North Caisson Platoon receives new horse trailer
June 9, 2021
— The U.S. Army North Caisson Platoon, which honors fallen members of the military with funeral honors at the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery and the surrounding area, recently purchased a custom horse trailer improving mission capability, efficiency and safety...
ARNORTH’s G6, DCE teams prepare for Hurricane season
June 9, 2021
— As June 1 marked the official start of hurricane season, the communication team at U.S. Army North took the opportunity to train Soldiers in the Defense Coordinating Elements and the 76th Operational Response Command on communication methods in disaster responses at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston from May 17- 21...
U.S. Army North staff members complete security workforce certification
May 6, 2021
— The triad of the U.S. Army North mission encompasses Homeland Defense, Theater Security Cooperation and Defense Support of Civil Authorities. Recently members of ARNORTH’s G3 completed the Security Cooperation Workforce certificate program to enhance the TSC mission...
ARNORTH hosts virtual annual disaster response exercise
April 30, 2021
— U.S. Army North, U.S. Northern Command’s Joint Force Land Component Command, will host approximately 750 military and civilian personnel from across the country to take part in its annual disaster response training exercise Vibrant Response from April 26 to May 8 through virtual collaborative software...
ARNORTH oversees military vaccination support to FEMA at four new locations
April 13, 2021
— At the request of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, approximately 560 Department of Defense military medical and support personnel have and will deploy to Colorado, Louisiana, Minnesota and Oklahoma to support federal vaccination efforts in partnership with the states...
ARNORTH to oversee military vaccination support to FEMA at five new locations
March 31, 2021
— At the request of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, approximately 860 Department of Defense military medical and support personnel deployed to Massachusetts, New Jersey, and Virginia, and will deploy to Indiana and Missouri, to support state-run, federally supported Community Vaccination Centers. U.S. Army North, the Joint Force Land Component Command of U.S. Northern Command, will oversee the multi-service military COVID-19 response operation in support of the states and the federal vaccination pilot...
ARNORTH to oversee military vaccination support to FEMA in Florida, Pennsylvania
February 24, 2021
— At the request of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, approximately 780 Department of Defense military medical and support personnel are deploying to Florida and Pennsylvania to support five state-run, federally-supported Community Vaccination Centers, or CVCs...
ARNORTH oversees military COVID-19 vaccination support to FEMA in four states, one territory
February 18, 2021
— U.S. Army North, U.S. Northern Command's Joint Force Land Component Command, has overseen the Department of Defense's COVID-19 response operation in support of the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Department of Health and Human Services since March 2020...
ARNORTH to oversee military COVID-19 vaccination support to FEMA in California
February 11, 2021
— At the request of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, 222 Soldiers from Fort Carson, Colorado, will deploy to Los Angeles, California, to support a state-run, federally supported COVID-19 vaccination center there. U.S. Army North, the Joint Force Land Component Command of U.S Northern Command, will oversee the military COVID-19 response operation in support of state and federal vaccination efforts...