US Army Soldiers Deployed to Afghanistan from Fort Benning, Georgia Relax with Assist from OSD

FORT BENNING, GEORGIA & AUSTIN, TEXAS (June 6, 2018) /For immediate release/ — 1st SFAB soldiers deployed from Fort Benning, Georgia to Afghanistan see significant morale boost with thanks to support from OSD. These troops are deployed through late 2018 with a mission to advise and assist the local military.

Spc Armando V. wrote, “We would like supply drops to help with relaxation during down time and promote unit cohesion.”


“We just received the supply drop and the guys are absolutely loving the Starbucks coffee and tea. Also the stickers and patches are really cool.”


These troops are now enjoying games, coffee and other supplies from generous donors including Starbucks, Microsoft, Disgruntled Decks, FanDuel, GAEMS and other key OSD partners.


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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