Eighth Army

Big 4

Eighth Army

Fitness / Shoot / Buddy Aid / Move

Be Prepared to Aggressively Dominate the Next Challenge!"
Eighth Army Commander Lt. Gen. Bernard S. Champoux

1. PRT: Master Athlete Warrior Fitness as a Team – Equate the physical and mental demands of Combat

2. Marksmanship: Master Slow-Aim Fire Marksmanship Mastery of ballistics (Grouping)

3. Fire & Movement : Master reactions in Battle Drill 2: React to Contact/Ambush – Attack!

4. Buddy Aid Trauma Care: Mastery the application of all IFAK items – Catastrophic First Responder care

*Combining all four to effectively and successfully close-with and destroy any hostile attack while in combined land warfare or wide area security operations in a forward operating base, Mounted patrol, or on a Dis-Mounted patrol. All Soldiers must be able to engage the critical-center-mass(Shot), apply combat fitness focused “fire & movement” skills(move), control enemy and friendly movement w/ weapons rates of fire (communicate), and apply immediate trauma care with the IFAK(Medicate)

Warrior Fitness Details: click here

Shoot Details: click here

Medicate Details: click here

Move Details: click here



 

 

 


MISSION

Mission Statement:
Eighth Army deters North Korean aggression against the Republic of Korea (ROK). Should deterrence fail, Eighth Army leads Non-Combatant Evacuation Operations (NEO) and generates combat power for USFK/UNC/CFC decisive operations in the Korea Theater of Operations. On order, Eighth Army forms a Combined Joint Task Force (CJTF) and conducts Unified Land Operations.

Commander




Lt. Gen. Bernard S. Champoux

Bio

CSM




Command Sgt. Maj. Ray A. Devens

Bio

Command Sponsorship




Want to bring your family with you to Korea? Click the link below to see if you qualify for Command Sponsorship

Eighth Army G1 Command Sponsorship

Korea Weather




The latest weather conditions in Korea to include radar, satellite imagery, asian dust, typhoon information and more...

Korea Meteorological Administration

Page last updated Wed July 23rd, 2014 at 00:22