406th Army Field Support Brigade (AFSB)
The real history of the 406th AFSB is the daily accomplishments of the command’s thousands of Soldiers, Department of Army civilians and contractors. Actively engaged in the Force Generating mission, the integration and execution of installation logistics through LRCs, and Pre-Deployment Training Equipment partnership with Forces Command, the406th AFSB workforce family is united in providing integrated and synchronized AMC support. Aligned with U.S. Northern Command and in Direct Support of the Army’s Contingency Corps (XVIII Airborne Corps), all 22 Brigade Logistics Support teams (BLSTs) deployed multiple times in support of the Global War On Terror.
The AFSB has demonstrated its flexibility to conduct contingency operations supporting Operation Unified Response humanitarian assistance to Haiti in 2010, hurricane damage support to Fort Liberty, North Carolina in 2011, assistance in support of Hurricane Sandy in 2012, Ebola pandemic mission support to Africa on Operation Unified Assistance in 2015, and relief to flood-stricken Fort Jackson, South Carolina in 2015. Additionally, the 406th AFSB initiated the expansion of the European Activity Set (EAS) in U.S. Army Europe and is participating in a new APS-build.
Throughout its history and into the future, the 406th AFSB provides proactive Sustainment Logistics, continuous Installation Logistics Operations, and contingency Rapid Deployment Support- “Steadfast Support” to ASC, AMC, theArmy and our nation.