Fort Benning

U.S. Army Fort Benning and The Maneuver Center of Excellence


5th Ranger Training Battalion Site

5th Ranger Training Battalion

Mission


5th Ranger Training Battalion conducts the Mountain Phase of Ranger School in vicinity of Camp Frank D. Merrill IOT produce Rangers whose primary mission is to close with and destroy the enemy in direct fire battle.

5th RTB CMD

LTC Scott A. Basso
Commander 5th Ranger Training Battalion
Camp Frank D. Merrill, Dahlonega, Georgia

5th RTB CSM

CSM John T. Howerton
CSM 5th Ranger Training Battalion
Camp Frank D. Merrill, Dahlonega, Georgia

5th RTBn Crest