Mission Statement

To recruit highly motivated, high-quality men and women to serve in an Army and Army Reserve that stands ready to preserve peace

Vision Statement

Help the Army maintain its superb reputation with its American Citizens by recruiting volunteers inspired by a sense of duty to the Nation, Warrior Ethos, Army Values, and strong desire to become members of the Army Strong Team. Find this "Next Greatest Generation" with a highly trained-team of professionals that is properly resourced, understands how to leverage technology, respects our heritage, wants to achieve balance in their personal and professional lives, and realizes they are valued by this Brigade, the United States Army Recruiting Command, the Army, and the Nation!

Mailing Address:

ATTN: HQ Commandant
United States Army
HQ, 5th Recruiting Brigade
2503 Dunstan Road, Ste 61
Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234-5061

Please forward any questions or comments to
5th Recruiting Brigade Webmaster


If you are interested in joining the Army, call 1-800-USA-ARMY,
 ext. 181 or visit www.goarmy.com.

If you are interested in the Army Reserve, call 1-800-USA-ARMY,
ext. 182 or visit www.goarmyreserve.com

Welcome to the 5th Recruiting Brigade


     Congratulations and welcome to your new assignment with 5th Recruiting Brigade!  You will find this assignment exciting, challenging, and rewarding.

     The 5th Recruiting Brigade, The Alamo Warriors, is one of six brigades under the United States Army Recruiting Command (USAREC), and has seven battalions spread across a geographical area 14 states.  Our brigade’s area of operation ranges as far north as Wyoming to as far south as Rio Grande River in Texas and as far east as the Mississippi River to our western boarder of California.

     Your sponsor will be contacting you in the near future with detailed information on your assignment, the community area and suggestions on where to live.  If there is anything we can do to help you, please contact my HHC Commander and his staff. If you are having any difficulty with in-processing or need a computer/copy machine, please do not hesitate to swing by the HHC Building 2005, off Buck Rd.

     If there is anything we can do to help you, please contact your Sponsor, HHC Commander at (210) 221-1610 / (210) 376-7963, or Mrs. Cassandra Agueda (Human Resources Assistant) at 210- 221-0932.

Again, Welcome to the 5th Recruiting Brigade. Army Strong!

COL Xavier Colon  -  CSM Stephen Henderson




Danielle Wilson, counselor, Santa Rosa Ranch School, Tucson, Ariz., breaks a board in two after kicking it as part of a demonstration with the Taekwondo Army World Class Athlete team, April 27, Fort Carson, Colo. The demonstration was part of the Phoenix Recruiting Battalion’s Educators Tour of the base that provided a comprehensive orientation and overview of Fort Carson for the attendees U.S. Army Photo by Mike Scheck, USAREC Public Affair
Educators Tour provides insight into Fort Carson operations
By Alun Thomas | May 5, 2022
A group of 30 educators and community partners from Arizona and Oklahoma joined leadership from the Phoenix Recruiting Battalion for an Educators Tour here April 27-28.

Army graduation stoles arrive at a local recruiting station in Mansfield, Texas.
12,000 U.S. Army stoles for graduating Future Soldiers delivered to recruiting brigades
By USAREC Public Affairs | April 19, 2022
U.S. Army Recruiting Command is gearing up for high school graduation season with stoles for Future Soldiers who will be shipping to training this summer.

U.S. Army Recruiting Command leaders recognized the top 13 station commanders for the second quarter of fiscal 2022 in a ceremony at Fort Knox April 11.

(U.S. Army photo by Lara Poirrier)
USAREC recognizes top station commanders
By | April 12, 2022
U.S. Army Recruiting Command leaders recognized the top 13 station commanders for the second quarter of fiscal 2022 in a ceremony at Fort Knox April 11.

Staff Sgt. Josue Deaquino (left), recruiter, Casa Grande Recruiting Station, Tucson Recruiting Company, appears on TV show Arriba Tucson!, Feb. 23, alongside hosts Esperanza Madrid (center) and La Barbie (right) to promote the U.S. Army recruiting mission and tell his unique Army story. (Courtesy Photo)
Tucson recruiter finds adventure and opportunity through service
By Alun Thomas | March 3, 2022
From an early age it seemed the influence of the Army was always present around Staff Sgt. Josue Deaquino.

Soldiers in U.S. Army Recruiting Command were awarded the  “Knockout Artists” for fourth quarter fiscal 2021. 

Soldiers will each receive a boxing glove signed by the USAREC command team, Maj. Gen Kevin Vereen and Command Sgt. Maj. John Foley.
USAREC announces 4th Quarter Knockout Artists Awards
By Lara Poirrier | Feb. 2, 2022
Congratulations to all of the U.S. Army Recruiting Command “Knockout Artists” for fourth quarter fiscal 2021.




Contact Us

Department of the Army
ATTN: HHC Company Commander

USA, 5th Recruiting Brigade
2503 Dunstan Road, Ste 61
JBSA, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234-7532

Brigade Headquarters

HHC Company Commander
210-221-1610 // 210-376-7963

Brigade Legal

Brigade Chaplain



Family Advocacy Program


Budget & Accounting



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