U.S. Army Europe and Africa Best Squad Competition

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Teams from across U.S. Army Europe and Africa will meet at Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany, to compete for the title of Best Squad, July 28 - Aug 4, 2023.

The event tests the squad’s effectiveness, communication, and overall cohesion, as well as the individual Soldiers’ technical and tactical proficiency, endurance, and fortitude.

This competitive training event exercises a full range of Squad-Level Skills; highlighting professional excellence and knowledge to determine the command’s top teams.

Winners of this competition will advance to represent U.S. Army Europe and Africa at the Army Best Squad Competition.

One noncommissioned officer and one junior Soldier will be selected out of the final winning squad to be named the Army’s Best NCO and Best Soldier of the Year, respectively.

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The Competitors 2023
Video by Spc. Cameron Hershberger
USAREUR-AF Best Squad Competition 2023 | 18th Military Police Brigade Squad Intro
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July 27, 2023 | 0:22
U.S. Army Soldiers from the 18th Military Police Brigade introduce themselves as a squad before the European and African Command Best Squad Competition on Grafenwohr, Germany July 27, 2023. The competition features soldiers from 173rd Airborne Brigade, 18th Military Police Brigade, 7th Army Training Command, 4th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, 2nd Cavalry Regiment and 2nd Multi-Domain Task Force. (U.S. Army Reserve video by Spc. Cameron Hershberger)

U.S. Army Europe and Africa Best Squad Competition Winners 2023


V Corps Squad