16th Special Troops Battalion
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|16th Special Troops Battalion|
|Active||16 July 2007 – Present|
|Allegiance||United States Army|
|Part of||16th Sustainment Brigade|
|Decorations||Presidential Unit Citation|
|Commander||LTC Cody L. Zilhaver|
|Cmd Sergeant Major||CSM Jackie D. Brown|
|Distinctive unit insignia|
The 16th Special Troops Battalion is a subordinate battalion of the 16th Sustainment Brigade, and is based in Bamberg, Germany. On 16 July 2007, the 16th Special Troops Battalion was activated in Warner Barracks, U.S. Army Garrison, Bamberg, Germany.
In July 2008, the Battalion deployed to Iraq, where it provided sustainment, combat support, and force protection operations in support of Multi-National Division-North through expert life support and logistical operations.