FORT LEE, Va. – The Combined Arms Support Command hosted Brig. Gen. Mofid Ganem, Israeli Defense Force Chief of Logistics, and members of the IDF for a tour July 22. CASCOM, a major subordinate command under the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, is responsible for training over 185,000 students annually through 541 courses taught by the Ordnance, Quartermaster and Transportation schools, Soldier Support Institute and Army Logistics University.
The visit provided insight into the curriculum, technology and techniques used to train logistics Soldiers and is part of the Future Battlefield Annual Talks. This is the 22nd annual discussion between TRADOC and the IDF.
During their visit, the group toured the U.S. Army Ordnance School, where they viewed Soldiers training at the Tactical Support Equipment Department. They witnessed Soldiers repairing quartermaster-specific equipment, such as generators, water filtration and laundry service units.