4th Infantry Division

1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team

The 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team is comprised of seven subordinate units including: 2nd Squadron, 1st Cavalry Regiment; the 1st Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment; the 2nd Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment; 4th Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment; 2nd Battalion, 12th Field Artillery Regiment; the 299th Engineer Battalion; and 4th Brigade Support Battalion.

The "Raider" Brigade, 4th Infantry Division was constituted Nov. 19, 1917, in the Regular Army as Headquarters Troop, 4th Division.

The unit participated in World War I and was involved in numerous campaigns including Aisne-Marne, St. Mihiel, Meuse-Argonne, Champagne, and Lorraine.

It reorganized July 6, 1942, as Headquarters Company, 4th Division in preparation for the initial assault into Normandy.

Following the end of the Second World War, the unit was inactivated March 12, 1946, at Camp Butner, N.C.

The Raider Brigade served in Vietnam operating in numerous operations and counteroffensives. On Oct. 15, 1995, the brigade inactivated at Fort Carson, Colo., but was reactivated at Fort Hood, Texas Jan. 16, 1996.

The Raider Brigade was reorganized and re-designated as the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division in 2004. Since 2003 the Raider Brigade has deployed three times in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, and twice in support of Operation Enduring Freedom in both Afghanistan and Kuwait.

The brigade has received numerous campaign participation credits, including  Meuse-Argonne During World War I; Tet Counteroffensive in Vietnam; Pleiku Province in Korea, and Iraqi Governance as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom to name a few. A few of its more prestigious decorations include two Presidential Unit Citations, the Valorous Unit Award, the Army superior unit award, the Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm, and the Belgian Fourragere.

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Contact Information

Office Phone
HQ, 1st SBCT Staff Duty 719-524-4720
1-38 Infantry Regiment 719-503-2608
2-23 Infantry Regiment 719-524-4223
4-9 Infantry Regiment 719-503-1138
2-1 Cavalry Regiment 719-503-1880
2-12 Field Artillery Regiment 719-503-1455
299 Brigade Engineer Battalion 719-503-1847
4 Brigade Support Battalion 719-503-1705
Fort Carson Reception 719-503-6961