Press Release - U.S. Army, Allies, and partners to conduct Combined Resolve 19 in Germany

Oct. 6, 2023

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HOHENFELS, Germany —

The U.S. Army, along with more than a dozen Allies and partners, will execute the U.S. Army Europe and Africa-directed exercise Combined Resolve 19 from Oct. 10 to Nov. 11 at the Joint Multinational Readiness Center near Hohenfels, Germany. 

Combined Resolve is a recurring exercise designed to prepare a U.S. brigade combat team in support of NATO deterrence initiatives while also developing and enhancing NATO and key partners’ interoperability and readiness across specified warfighting functions. The 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) out of Fort Campbell, Ky. will execute multi-domain operations during combat training exercise Combined Resolve 19 as the primary training audience.

"No matter where the U.S. Army finds itself, whether here in Europe or beyond, we – along with our Allies and partners – need to be ready to respond when our nations call," said Col. Trevor Voelkel, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) commander. "And this exercise, which will hone our warfighting abilities, will ensure we are ready."

Other participating U.S. Army units include the 10th Mountain Division, the 10th Air and Missile Defense Command, the 41st Fires Brigade, the 21st Theater Sustainment Command, the 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade, and U.S. Army Reserve units permanently stationed in Germany conducting their annual training.

More than 4,200 service members from at least 14 nations are scheduled to participate in the exercise including Bosnia and Herzegovina, Finland, Georgia, Greece, Italy, Lithuania, Moldova, North Macedonia, Romania, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

The training areas and logistical support that ensure operational readiness for the exercise are provided by 7th Army Training Command.

Media interested in covering Combined Resolve 19 can contact 7ATC Public Affairs at +49(0)9641-70522-5354 or

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