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1st Theater Sustainment Command




Staff Duty
(502) 626-8515
DSN: 536-8515


Building 1467
Third Avenue
Fort Knox, KY 40121


Newcomer Information

Congratulations on your assignment to the 1st Theater Sustainment Command. We are happy to welcome you to First Team! You are joining the premiere Theater Sustainment Command in the Army. We have a real-world mission, and we take pride in supporting the warfighter in the USCENTCOM area of operations.
We are headquartered at Fort Knox, the sixth largest urban community in the Commonwealth of Kentucky with a long and rich history. Fort Knox is adjacent to the city of Radcliff, 15 miles north of Elizabethtown, and approximately 35 miles south of Louisville.
Fort Knox is a multi-functional U.S. Army installation, and a certified Kentucky city, encompassing over 109,000 acres in three Kentucky counties. Fort Knox has a daytime population of over 40,000 Soldiers, family members, and civilian employees.


Requesting a sponsor is an important pre-move step during your transition. If you have not done so already, please go to the Army Career Tracker (ACT) site and fill out the Sponsorship Program Counseling and Information Sheet (DA Form 5434).


Once you have completed the ACT process you will be assigned a sponsor to assist you in the transition process. We highly encourage you to visit the websites located in the "Links" section on this page to assist you in planning your move.

During duty hours (Monday - Thursday 0730-1600 and 0830-1600 on Friday), Soldiers will report to White Hall - Building 1384, 25 West Chaffee Ave, Room B2. The In/Out-processing telephone numbers are (502) 624-7228 or (502) 624-7229. Soldiers signing in from leave during duty hours should have their DA Form 31 (Request and Authority for Leave), and reassignment orders to include all amendments. Processing includes confirmation of assignment, publication of amendments (if applicable), updating personnel files and scheduling in-processing appointments.

After duty hours Soldiers are required to sign in at the DES building 298 on Gold Vault Road. Contact number is (502) 624-6847.

    The DES will coordinate billeting with Garrison for single Soldiers Private thru Staff Sergeant. All officers, Senior NCOs and all married Soldiers, upon signing in with the DES, will report to New Garden Inn, 406 North Knox Street, Building 1327. New Garden Inn can be reached at (502) 943-1000.



     Visit our Family Readiness Group page for more information and helpful resources.



    The "WeCare" app is location/post specific and serves as a 24/7 ready resource for those feeling alone and considering suicide, or for those concerned about someone and are trying to intervene.


    Soldiers, civilian employees, family members, or friends are encouraged to download the app designed with local resources. The app is free and available to anyone. Instead of wondering "what should I have done," the app lets you know "here's what I should do."


    First Team members can download the 1st TSC WeCare app and "How to guide" at:



    How to Guide: /Portals/35/documents/newcomers/We care.pdf?ver=2020-09-01-092828-750