1-149th conducts Patching Ceremony with Virginia Army National Guard unit

Staff Report ARTEMUS, Ky. — Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 149th Infantry based out of London, Ky., conducted a patching ceremony to mark their new affiliation with the 116th Infantry Brigade Combat Team from the Virginia Army National Guard at the CSM Harold L. Disney Training Center in Artemus, Kentucky Oct. 15th. “On behalf of Col. Scott Smith, I welcome the 1-149th Infantry Battalion to our Brigade,” said Lt. Col. Joseph DiNonno, the 116th IBCT Executive Officer. “We look forward to training alongside the Mountain Warriors in the future.” The 1-149 will become the third Infantry maneuver Battalion for the Brigade. The … Continue reading 1-149th conducts Patching Ceremony with Virginia Army National Guard unit