214th Fires Brigade (United States)

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214th Fires Brigade
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Shoulder Sleeve Insignia
Active 1944
Country  United States
Branch Field Artillery Branch (United States)
Garrison/HQ Fort Sill
Insignia
Distinctive Unit Insignia 214 Fires Bde DUI.jpg

The 214th Fires Brigade is an artillery brigade in the United States Army. It is currently based in Fort Sill Oklahoma and supports the 4th Infantry Division located at Fort Carson, Colorado. The 214th Fires Brigade is currently composed of:

A tactical unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) battery will be added to the Brigade in the future.

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Constituted 3 February 1944 in the Army of the United States as Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 214th Field Artillery Group

  • Activated 17 April 1944 at Camp Van Dorn, Mississippi
  • Inactivated 13 November 1945 at Camp Shelby, Mississippi
  • Redesignated 15 September 1958 as Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 214th Artillery Group, and allotted to the Regular Army
  • Activated 15 October 1958 at Fort Sill, Oklahoma
  • Redesignated 15 March 1972 as Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 214th Field Artillery Group
  • Redesignated 16 September 1979 as Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 214th Field Artillery Brigade
  • Reorganized and redesignated 18 September 2006 as Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 214th Fires Brigade

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