October 6, 2022

U.S. Veterans

U.S.A Veterans News, Support & Information | Veterans Watch

407th Soldiers Ruck the Marsjmerket Challenge

1 min read

407th Soldiers Ruck the Marsjmerket Challenge

U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers from the 407th Civil Affairs Battalion take part in a Norwegian Army physical fitness challenge the Marsjmerket. The Soldiers carry 25 pounds of equipment for 30 kilometers with the objective of finishing the march in under 4 hours and 30 minutes. Those who meet the standards will earn the Marsjmerket badge.

While the challenge is intended to test the mettle of each participant, Chaplain (Capt.) Nicolas Kmoch says the event is meant to be a spiritual journey, giving the Soldiers the chance to reflect on themselves while pushing themselves to their physical limit.

Interview 1:
Britt Ardakani
Minneapolis Norwegian Honorary Consulate General
Interview 2:
Chaplain (Capt.) Nicholas Kmoch
407th Civil Affairs Battalion, Battalion Chaplain

Film Credits: Video by Sgt. David Marquis
353d Civil Affairs Command

Army Reserve
Spiritual Fitness
407th Civil Affairs Battalion

More from: Defense Flash News

Veterans and Activities

3 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v5FOAgFs8Bs Me and another veteran when out to the shooting range to have some fun and try out a couple of items that were sent...

1 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QUn6qg9-mvk More from: Christopher Chaos

2 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7tjYIVufJHM There are some things that soldiers in the US Army are known for. In this video I'm explaining some of them and why they...

2 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NYztFmKB5BE The US Army has many traditions. Some of them are pretty crazy to someone on the outside. Things like how we might promote someone,...

2 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P35Ngkg8CFY Let me show you how to perform a functions check on an M4 but using my AR 15 to demonstrate. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- //STAY CONNECTED WITH...

2 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2flK7OiC_lY Feel free to ask question about the US Army in the live chart!!! 👉 JOIN CHAOS ELETE - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwGquWcnP0u1cftJkCi6s_Q/join ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- //STAY CONNECTED WITH ME:...

Veterans In The News

1 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CdqB1EbzQRU U.S. Marines with Charlie Battery, 1st Battalion, 10th Marine Regiment, 2d Marine Division, fire howitzers during Marine...

Veterans © 2005 Area.Control.Network™ All rights reserved.
This website is part of the Area Control Network (ACN).
You must agree to the following to use this ACN websites
ACN Privacy Policies
ACN © 2022 - to date. All rights reserved.