Set the theater for U.S. Army Europe and U.S. European Command operations and plans.
Integrate with the NATO Allies and Partners in the planning and execution of NATO logistics operations
Plan, prepare, coordinate, and execute theater sustainment in the European Theater.
Integrate with the NATO Allies and Partners in the planning and execution of NATO logistics operations
Plan Joint Security Area operations.
Integrate with the NATO Allies and Partners in the planning and execution of NATO logistics operations.
Team 21 achieves something bigger than the sum of our pieces. We are capable of integrating with the Joint Logistics Enterprise, our NATO Allies and Partners.
Integrate with the NATO Allies and Partners in the planning and execution of NATO logistics operations

 

MISSION: 21st Theater Sustainment Command executes mission command of operational sustainment across European theater; conducts Reception, Staging, Onward movement and Integration; sets the Atlantic Resolve joint operation area; executes theater opening, theater distribution, and theater sustainment in support of U.S. European Command and NATO operations; and, as directed executes joint security and support to U.S. Africa Command operations.

VISION: Team 21 achieves something bigger than the sum of our pieces. We are capable of integrating with the Joint Logistics Enterprise, our NATO Allies and Partners. Team 21 is a NATO ready, theater responsive, Soldier-focused, cohesive team providing scalable mission command and sustainment capabilities to combatant commanders and Regionally Aligned Forces in an increasingly complex environment.

 

Latest News
KAiSERSLAUTERN, Germany - Team 21's Commanding General, Maj. Gen. Steven A. Shapiro engages with #sustainment senior leaders during the 2019 Senior Leader Forum at the Armstrong Club, May 2. The...
21st Theater Sustainment Command's Host Nation Support Team welcomed Luitenant-kolonel Christopher Schumacher from The Royal Netherlands Army and Commandant Eddie Mertens from The Belgian Armed...
Sustainers from across Europe gathered together for the 2019 European Sustainment Ball at Ramstein Air Base Officer's Club, April 13, 2019. Team 21's leadership hosted the event, joined by U.S. Army...
BAUMHOLDER, Germany – Private 1st Class Shannel Chong, petroleum supply specialist of 493rd Petroleum Support Company, 18th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, stands by to be judged during a...
Danish army Sgt. Martinas Stentoft applies the Oregon Spine Splint to a simulated casualty during the U.S. Army Europe Expert Field Medical Badge Competition Combat Testing Lane 3 standardization at...
Danish army Sgt. Martinas Stentoft applies an Oregon Spine Splint to a simulated casualty during the U.S. Army Europe Expert Field Medical Badge competition’s Combat Testing Lane 3 standardization at...
U.S. Army Soldiers with 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, arrive at Berlin, Germany as part of an emergency deployment readiness exercise, March 19. (U.S. Army photo by Staff...
U.S. Army Soldiers with 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, arrive at Berlin, Germany as part of an emergency deployment readiness exercise, March 19. (U.S. Army photo by Staff...
Soldiers with 1st Battalion, 35th Armor Regiment, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division from Fort Bliss, Texas, check in for roll call after arriving at Drawsko Pomorskie Training...
RHINE ORDNANCE BARRACKS, Germany – Maj. Gen Steven Shapiro, 21st Theater Sustainment Command commanding general, speaks to logisticians during the U.S. Army Europe Sustainment Rehearsal of Concept...

Knights’ Compete in Brigade Best Warrior Competition
March 27, 2019

Armored unit deploys to Europe, draws prepositioned stocks as part of Dynamic Force Employment
March 19, 2019

Knights' Brigade Trains Supply Soldiers
March 1, 2019

Focus on
Maj. Gen. Steven A. Shapiro, commanding general, 21st Theater Sustainment Command, visits Soldiers of 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, to discuss operational and logistical functions in Zagan, Poland, Sept. 26, 2018. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Lisa Vines, 382nd Public Affairs Detachment)
  • By Maj. Gen. Steven A. Shapiro and Maj. Oliver Davis

    January 2, 2019, Army Sustainment Magazine

    The Army Vision released on June 6, 2018, states that near-peer threats "will increasingly challenge the United States and our allies in Europe, the Middle East, and the Indo-Pacific region." Conceivably, future conflict may consist of large-scale operations across multiple continents similar to what the world experienced during the two world wars. 

    Our resource- and sustainment-dependent forces will rely on rapid resupply to the forward line of troops to execute all phases of the operation. With a large number of sustainment organizations in theater and a responsibility to sustain forces from the ports in the rear to troops on the forward line, how does a theater sustainment command (TSC) conduct mission command of sustainment operations?  Read more...

Around the Command
U.S. Army Command Sgt. Maj. Rocky Carr, 21st Theater Sustainment Command senior enlisted advisor (right), speaks during a Non-Commissioned Officer Professional Development session at Panzer Kaserne,...
U.S. Army Sgt. Maj. Edward Bell (left), Department of the Army G-4, conducts a Non-Commissioned Officer Professional Development session with senior NCO's in the 21st Theater Sustainment Command...
Sustainers from across Europe gathered together for the 2019 European Sustainment Ball at Ramstein Air Base Officer's Club, April 13, 2019. Team 21's leadership hosted the event, joined by U.S. Army...
Sustainers from across Europe gathered together for the 2019 European Sustainment Ball at Ramstein Air Base Officer's Club, April 13, 2019. Team 21's leadership hosted the event, joined by U.S. Army...
The 709th Military Police Battalion concluded their week-long Best Warrior competition that physically and mentally challenged the unit's elite Soldiers, March 29, Grafenwoehr, Germany. The...
Baumholder, Germany – Soldiers of the 16th Sustainment Brigade don their gas masks during a chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear simulation drill on March 26. The event took place as part...
The 18th Military Police Brigade welcomes Sgt. Christina Bennett back to Germany, who returned from operations in the Horn of Africa last month. Bennett conducted on-call searches with her military...
Soldiers of 240th Composite Supply Company, Spartans, braved a hail storm to fire and qualify seven crews on the M2 browning machine gun aka “50cal” or “MA deuce”. No weather conditions will stop...
Soldiers of the 240th Composite Supply Company, Spartans, braved a hail storm to fire and qualify seven crews on the M2 browning machine gun aka “50cal” or “MA deuce”.
Knights' Brigade Soldiers gathered to go head-to-head for the 2019 Best Warrior Competition at Baumholder. U.S. Army Europe's Senior Enlisted Advisor, Command Sgt. Maj. Robert Abernethy, stopped by...

Crisis Support
Crisis Resources
  • First in Support starts first and foremost with Team 21's Soldiers, civilians and their Families. Click here to find resources to help you and your family during times of need. For after-hours emergencies, call +49 (0)162-296-9054 in Kaiserslautern, and +49 (0)162-270-8348 in Baumholder. For unit chain of command, behavioral health and/or Military Family Life Consultants, call:  Baumholder: 0152-3652-2147; Kleber Kaserne: 0175-792-3332; Landstuhl: 0152-2479-2650 and Rhine Ordinance Barracks: 0175-601-1985. 

  • Team 21 SHARP Program

    #FirstInSupport starts with a #StaySafe21 environment therefore, 21st TSC's SHARP Program's mission is to reduce with an aim toward eliminating sexual offenses within the Army through cultural change, prevention, intervention, investigation, accountability, advocacy/response, assessment, and training to sustain the All-Volunteer Force.

    SHARP Hotlines: 

    Europe SHARP Hotline: 0611-143-537-4277 

    SAFE Helpline (toll free from Germany): 0611-143-537-7233/ DSN: 484-7280 

    Bavaria SHARP Hotline: 09641-83-8567 

    Wiesbaden SHARP Hotline: 0162-296-6741

    Brussels SHARP Hotline: 09641-83-4567

    Air Force SHARP Hotline: 06371-47-7272

Newcomers
  • Welcome to First in Support

    Headquartered in Kaiserslautern, Germany, Team 21 is comprised of more than 10 subordinate units positioned throughout Strong Europe's  area of responsibility. To begin your transition over to Team 21, click here to get the most up-to-date and must-know Newcomers InformationFirst in Support starts here!  

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