From the Fort to the Port--The 1179th DSB Makes It Happen

January 2001
Army Logistician;Jan/Feb2001, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p25
Reports the deployment of containers and wheeled vehicles to Bosnia. Dispatchment of a nine-member team to help the 3rd Infantry Division at Fort Stewart, Georgia; Attachment of the identification labels and radio frequency identification before shipment; Documentation of the vehicle measurements.


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