1st Battalion, 114th Infantry (1-114 IN)
The 1st Battalion, 114th Infantry has its headquarters in Woodbury, Gloucester County, New Jersey. It has four mechanized infantry companies, one anti tank company, and a headquarters company. It is equipped primarily with the M-113A2 Armored Personnel Carrier. Its anti-tank unit uses the M-901 Improved TOW vehicle to defeat enemy armor. The battalion also has a mortar platoon, scout platoon, medical section, maintenance platoons,and support personnel. Infantry companies are located in Freehold, Atlantic City, Mount Holly, Burlington, and Woodbury. The battalion telephone number is 609-384-3765.
The 50th Brigade mission is to deploy, fight, and defeat enemy forces in any type of terrain, weather, or combat situation. In peacetime the 50th Brigade trains its units to meet combat readiness standards, while supporting all Division operations and exercises. The 50th Brigade also provides a ready force of soldiers and equipment to assist in NJ communities when disaster or emergencies strike. Units are located in many New Jersey communities and have often been called upon to provide relief and services in emergencies.