OSD ‘Supply Drop’ Recharges Army Combat Engineers Deployed to the Middle East

GASTONIA, NORTH CAROLINA & AUSTIN, TEXAS (April 15, 2018) /For immediate release/ — OSD sends Supply Drop to unit leading the battalion with Engineering projects across the Middle East. These North Carolina based Combat Engineers are trying to help improve military standards of living as well as better the relations with the host nation before returning home in the late Fall.

Dozen of troops are enjoying games, coffee and other supplies from generous donors including Starbucks, Microsoft, Disgruntled Decks, USAA, GAEMS and other key OSD partners.


SPC Cruz wrote, “Thank you for supporting the 505th ECB. Your generous gifts of PS4 games and coffee is greatly appreciated. As you may know, the coffee was thoroughly enjoyed and was gone within like two days, but we all enjoy a good cup of coffee in the morning.”

“It is gratifying to see members of OSD step forward to support deployed troops. The combined efforts of you and your partners will continue to provide much needed services and assistance to Soldiers. Thank you again for including the 505th ECB in your charitable giving.”


OSD’s “Supply Drop” program has impacted hundreds of thousands of active military personnel in scores of locations around the globe. This unit will return as members of OSD’s Southeast Region, leading and participating in social, professional and service events.


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