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Fort Stewart soldiers deploy for three-month rotation in Europe

FORT STEWART (WTOC) -

Approximately 3,500 soldiers from Fort Stewart’s 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, are preparing to deploy for a three-month rotation in Europe.

Soldiers will conduct training exercises focused on improving their ability to work with another NATO allies.

About 1,500 will deploy to multiple countries in support of Operation Atlantic Resolve, a show of force in response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

Another 400 will deploy to Spain to take part in a separate operation, and an additional 1,500 will head to Germany for an exercise tied to the U.S. European Command. 

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