Brandon Anderson

CPT Brandon Anderson is the AS3 for 1-307th TSBn in FT Dix, NJ. He has served in command and staff positions in Afghanistan, Iraq, Korea, and the United States, including commander HHC/4-23 IN, Zabul and Helmand Provinces, Afghanistan(2009-2010);  Police Mentoring Team Leader and ARSIC J3A, Helmand and Kandahar Provinces, Afghanistan (2007-2008); and Platoon Leader, D co. 1-506th IN, Al-Anbar, Iraq (2004-2005). He is a graduate of the Infantry Captain’s Career Course, Ranger School, and Airborne School. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Art, Philosophy, and Literature from the United States Military Academy at West Point.

Nearly ten years into the war, the Afghan Army still struggles to learn basic soldiering skills.