March 15, 2014

Raider Brigade inactivated as Army ramps down, shrinks JBLM by 4,500 soldiers

Staff Sgt. Michael Glass remembers the blunt question he got from a grizzled platoon sergeant when he showed up at what was then called Fort Lewis for his first assignment in the Army. Eight years and three deployments later, Glass is saying goodbye to the only unit he’s known in his Army career: Joint Base Lewis-McChord’s 4th Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division.

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