4th Brigade Special Troops Battalion
"Strength in Versatility"
4th Brigade Special Troops Battalion was activated at Fort Campell as part of the Army's transformation towards a modular force in January, 2006.
The 4th Brigade STB, included military police, engineer and signal elements. The STB provided combat support for the 4th Brigade Combat Team/506th Regimental Combat Team of the 101st Airborne Division. The functions of the Special Troops Battalion integral to modular brigades and divisions, was previously held by Division Support Commands (DISCOM). Previously elements of the 101st DISCOM, such as the 501st Signal Battalion, 326th Engineer Battalion, and 101st Military Police Company, would have been attached to the Division's component brigades instead of being organic to them.
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