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Welcome to the 554th Engineer Battalion

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554th Mission Statement:

The 554th Engineer Battalion conducts training to produce technically and tactically competent, values based engineers for the Armed Services; conducts leader development training to produce engineer leaders for the Regiment; supports the Regiment and the Maneuver Support Center of Excellence. We teach a variety of schools including Horizontal skills, Maintenance, Engineer Officer Basic Course, Engineer Captains Career Course, and Warrant Officer Engineer Course

About Us:

 

554th DragonConstituted on 5 May 1942 as the 354th Engineers and was re-designated 1 August 1942 as the 354th Engineer General Service Regiment. The 354th Engineer General Service Regiment (colored) was activated 20 September 1942 at Camp Maxey, Texas and was later inactivated on 6 November 1945 at Fort Belvoir, Virginia. It was re-designated as the 554th Engineer Battalion on 25 February 1954 and activated as such on 15 November 1954 at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri. The battalion was inactivated on 26 March 1963 at Fort Leonard Wood and activated on 1 February 1966 at Fort Knox, Kentucky. Following the Vietnam War the battalion was inactivated 1 March 1972 at Fort Lewis, Washington. The 554th Engineer Battalion was transferred on 7 November 1986 to the Training and Doctrine Command and organized at Fort Belvoir, Virginia to train engineer officers. In 1988 the battalion moved to Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri with the United States Engineer School. On 20 June 2008 the 554th Engineer Battalion amalgamated with the 577th Engineer Battalion and expanded its mission to include training officers and advanced individual trainees. Today, the battalion continues its proud heritage of training engineer Soldiers and leaders.


554th Engineer Battalion
Commander

 

LTC Demetrius Alexender

 

LTC DEMETRIUS ALEXANDER

554th Engineer Battalion Sergeant Major

 

CSM Jason Stewart

 

CSM JASON STEWART

Contact Information:

Address:
177 Michigan Avenue
Building 1704
Fort Leonard Wood, MO 65473

Phone:
(573) 596-0989 or 0855

Fax:
(573) 596-0988

Email:
leon.usaes.rfi@us.army.mil

 

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If there is a death, illness or extreme hardship in the immediate family (mother, father, brother, sister, spouse, child, or legal guardian).  Please contact the American Red Cross

Telephone:
573-596-0300

 

 

 

 

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