4th Battalion, 82d Field Artillery
“Can and Will”
(Hutier Kaserne, Hanau, Germany)
The 4th Battalion, 82d Field Artillery, organic to the 3d Armored Division, deployed from Hanau, Germany as the Direct Support artillery battalion for 2d Brigade. The battalion was equipped with M109A2/3 howitzers and M981 Fire Support Team Vehicles (FISTV). The main body of the battalion arrived in Saudi Arabia on or about 1 January 1991, and remained in theater until 18 May 1991. Upon returning to Germany, the battalion started to inactivate, but was later transferred to Fort Polk, LA where it served as part of the 42d FA Brigade until inactivated in June 1995. Please take a look at this roster and see if you can make any additions or corrections. If you have input, please send an e-mail.
Battalion Headquarters and Staff
From Left to Right Top Row: PFC Maul, SPC Stites, SGT Middleton, SPC Jones. From Left to Right Bottom Row: SGT Pellengreenie (SP?), SGT Blanchet, PFC Ron Roybal