6th Squadron, 8th Cavalry Regiment, Alpha Troop "Bandit"
"Never Seen Never Heard"
Alpha Troop has opened up recruitment again for any soldiers interested in becoming part of the reconnaissance section.
-Completed BCT & AIT
- E-2 or Above
- Rifle Qualification score of 33 or Above
-Willingness to learn how to operate equipment utilized by the 19D Cavalry Scout
-Ability to understand the Scout's role in Reconnaissance and Security
-High Attendance and Moral
*Note* E-5 and above must show eagerness to learn how to lead as a Cavalry NCO and all specific tasks/ duties that go hand in hand.
Each New Scout is required to attend an introductory course that familiarizes them with how a scout operates and the tools he or she may use.
This course includes
-Javelin, M240B, M2 .50 CAL, and Mk19 Familiarization
-Call For Fire Familiarization
-Vehicle Identification Familiarization
-Saber Pinning Ceremony
Advanced Cavalry Maneuver Warfare School
Junior enlisted scouts looking to progress the career as well as any NCO joining the Section is required to attend a modified Reconnaissance School where they will prove they have studied and understood information provided during the school and from the Scout handbook provided to them. Candidates can expect to:
-Call For Fire
-Identify Multiple Vehicles of Different Nations
-Plan and Lead Other Candidates In Recon Missions
-Submit SALUTE Reports to COC
If you are interested Contact SSG M.Murakami via Website PM or on Teamspeak