U.S. Army Europe’s top Soldiers, NCOs prepare to compete in 2012 Best Warrior Competition

July 18, 2012

By U.S. Army Europe Public Affairs

Keeping heroes active
U.S. Army Europe Soldiers are competing for the title of Best Warrior July 29 - Aug. 2.

HEIDELBERG, Germany -- Top Soldiers and NCOs from units across U.S. Army Europe will vie for the honor of being named as USAREUR Best Warrior and Best NCO Warrior for 2012 in Grafenwoehr, Germany, July 29-Aug. 2.

BWC is an intense contest that challenges competitors, all of whom have previously competed to be named the best in their units, to prove their skills in military knowledge, leadership and endurance. USAREUR’s winning pair will go on to compete for honors at the Department of the Army level.

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