Echo Company E/2-7

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Echo Company
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Staff
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COS
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CSM
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NCO
Hierarchy
Superior Unit 2nd Battalion HQ
Reporting Units
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Unit Motto "We Do it All"


Introduction

Echo Company, 2nd Battalion is a military unit of the 7th Cavalry focused on Squad. It is administratively known as E/2-7; this abbreviation is used in MILPACs and Forums. It is formed of two platoons, 1st Platoon consists solely of infantry squads. 2nd Platoon has one infantry squad, rotary section and an armor section.

Echo Company Discord

Company Policies and Standard Operating Procedures

Document Number Policy Letters
7CAV-E2-001 Makeup Section Practice
7CAV-E2-002 Official Of The Month
7CAV-E2-003 Platoon / Company FTX's
7CAV-E2-004 Section / Platoon Reports
7CAV-E2-005 Roll Call Posting
7CAV-E2-006 Operation Slot Priorities
7CAV-E2 Echo Practice Times
7CAV-E2 Squad Rules of Engagement
Document Number Document
7CAV-E2-007 Squad Admin Info & Commands

Mission

Echo Company, 2nd Battalion is a modern company that deploys into AO's all around the world including, but not limited to: Afghanistan, Estonia, Georgia, Iraq, Norway, Pakistan, Russia and Ukraine. Echo Company at is core is an infantry company with several specialized MOS's such as Armor Crewman (19K) and Pilots (153A).

Echo Company MOS

Military Occupational Specialties Description
Infantry Officer (11A) The infantry officer is responsible for leading Platoons within Echo Co. Ensuring the readiness of troopers, crewmen and pilots.
Infantryman (11B) The core of Echo company, the 11B's are the infantry. They are the backbone of the company, leading attacks, mounting defenses, and supporting the other MOS's in the field of battle.
Indirect Fire Infantryman (11C) The indirect fire infantryman is a member of a mortar squad, section or platoon. The mortar has the most power and range of any weapon in an infantry unit. Responsibilities of the Mortarman are as follows: Set up, load and fire three types of mortars: 60mm, 81mm or 120mm. Employ crew and weapons in offensive, defensive and retrograde ground combat
Armor Crewman (19K) The Crewman, provides Reconnaissance and Security in combat operations. As a Crewman, members of this MOS are system experts on a variety of Main Battle Tanks as well as other vehicles, and dedicated to providing long range eyes and heavy firepower to missions and combined arms assaults. Whether rolling through town with closely-coordinated infantry squads, raining down fire from a tactically advantageous high ground, or thundering across the open plain to destroy enemy armor, the Crewman MOS is recognized by its fierce destructive effects on the battlefield and respected for its role as the guardian of other friendly forces on the ground.
Pilot (153A) The Pilots, provide much needed infantry transportation and logistics delivery to the front lines. Their role keeps the front lines supplied of ammunition and building supplies.
Crewchief (15T) The crewchief (15T) is primarily responsible for the maintenance, logistics delivery and Close Air Support (CAS). With hundreds of Army missions depending on these helicopters, they must ensure that all of them are safe and ready to fly.

Traditions and History

Leadership

The following is a list of Company Commanders, beginning with the most recent.

Rank Name Dates of Service
Major Jon Czar 29 Sep 2019–Present
Major Bryden Parsons 17 Jun 2019 - 29 Sep 2019
Captain Wayne Roark 08 May 2017 - 16 Nov 2017
1st Lieutenant Matias Kibs 04 Feb 2017 - 08 May 2017
Major Len Smith 18 Feb 2015 - 04 Feb 2017 (B/2-7 to E/1-7)

Order of Battle

The Company consists of 2 Platoons, and a Headquarters Section.

Element Size Role
Company Headquarters Section Company Command Team of Echo Company, including the Company Commander, Executive Officer and Company First Sergeant
1st Platoon Platoon Infantry Platoon
2nd Platoon Platoon Heavy Weapons Platoon, Armor Platoon, Rotary Wing Section

Composition

1st Platoon (Infantry) - "Berserkers"

  • Alpha (Infantry) - "Aces"
  • Bravo (Infantry) - "Body Stackers"
  • Charlie (Infantry) - "Raiders"
  • Delta (Infantry) - TBD

2nd Platoon (Infantry) - "Untouchables"

  • Alpha (Infantry) - "Roughnecks"
  • Bravo (Armor) - "Iron Buffalo"
  • Charlie (Rotary) - "War Horse"
  • Delta (Air Assault) - "Knights"

Combined Arms School (CAS)