Lightning Dragon Soldiers train to battle all hazards during large scale combat operations

FORT STEWART, Ga. – U.S. Army Chemical Corps Soldiers trained to keep troops in the fight following a chemical, biological, radiological or nuclear attack during large scale combat operations against a near peer competitor.

The 83rd Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear (CBRN) Battalion “Lightning Dragons” honed their skills for a wide variety of missions during a battalion field training exercise on Fort Stewart, Georgia.

In support of 3rd Infantry Division units, the CBRN battalion enabled lethality through route and rear reconnaissance, sample collections and decontamination missions. The CBRN Soldiers also trained to conduct Weapons of Mass Destruction site exploitation missions.

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Source: U.S. Army