55th Sustainment Brigade (United States)

55th Sustainment Brigade (United States)

The 55th Sustainment Brigade is a sustainment brigade of the United States Army Reserve.

It is located at Fort Belvoir, Virginia. Activated in March 2006, the unit has served at least one tour in Iraq.

The 55th Sustainment Brigade was established in September 2006 from the 55th Theater Material Management Center. The mission of the brigade is to provide command and control for all subordinate units, and provide sustainment in an area of operations as defined by the ESC/TSC. The sustainment brigade plans and executes sustainment, distribution, theater opening and reception, staging, and onward movement of Army forces in full spectrum operations as directed by the ESC/TSC.

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