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XVIII Airborne Corps Releases Names Of Units Deployed For Enduring Freedom

Posted December 17, 2001

— The XVIII Airborne Corps has deployed more than 1,000 soldiers over the last three months from logistics, military police, personnel, and chemical units to the U.S. Central Command theater of operations in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

Some Corps major subordinate commands have deployed whole units, but most have sent only elements of the MSC. They are:

  • 82d Airborne Division:

    49th Public Affairs Detachment

  • Dragon Brigade:

    101st Chemical Co., and elements of 1st Battlefield Coordination Detachment

  • 1st Corps Support Command:

    Elements of 507th Combat Support Group

  • 44th Medical Command:

    274th Forward Surgical Detachment and other elements of 44th MEDCOM

  • 16th Military Police Brigade:

    65th MP Company and other elements of 16th MP Bde

  • 525 Military Intelligence Brigade:

    elements only

  • 18th Soldier Support Group:

    elements only

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