The Modern Era - 1985 to Present

 

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In the fall of 1970, following five years of combat in Vietnam, the Battalion was deactivated, it's colors furled, and the battalion was inactive until December 19, 1985 when the 2nd Battalion, 14th Infantry regiment was reactivated at Fort Benning, Georgia, to become part of the 2nd Brigade, 10th Mountain Division.

    

1985 Chronology of Key Events at Fort Benning, Georgia, December 19, 1985 to November 4, 1988
  
  1985 to Present: The history of the 2nd Brigade, 10th Mountain Division
 
1990 2/14th sent to the Multi-National Force and Observers mission in the Sinai
   
1991 December:  Deploy to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in support of Haitian Refugee operations
   
1992 August:  2/14th deploys to South Florida as a part of the Hurricane Andrew relief effort.
  December:  Strategic deployment to Somalia in support of Operation Restore Hope (1992-1993)
   
1997 2 rifle companies from 2-14th Infantry to Bosnia for 8 months
     
1998 2/14th deployed to Panama, and returned at the end of March 1998
     
2002 2/14th conducts peacekeeping operations in Kosovo
     
2004 By mid-July 2/14 has deployed to Iraq as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom
 

  

If you have copies of 2/14th documents or photographs you would like to share on these pages, please send a description of the contents to Kirk Ramsey..  If you have any copies of orders you received such as Army Commendation medals, Bronze Star medals, etc. (they usually have lists of other men in the battalion who also received awards) please let me know.

       

2/14th Infantry - The Modern Era - 1985 to Present
Copyright 2013 Kirk S. Ramsey
Last modified: September 22, 2013