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White House announces three Soldiers to receive Medal of Honor

White House announces three former Soldiers to receive Medal of Honor

The White House announced Tuesday that Retired Command Sgt. Maj. Bennie G. Adkins and former Spc. 4 Donald P. Sloat will receive the Medal of Honor for actions in Vietnam, while 1st Lt. Alonzo H. Cushing will receive the award for actions during the Civil War.

Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 4th Infantry, acting as the opposition force, put the Estonian army Scout Battalion straight into their cross hairs, during exercise Saber Junction 14, at Hohenfels Training Area, Germany, Aug. 27, 2014. Read More about Estonian Soldiers face U.S. opposition forces during Saber Junction 14
Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team to perform, educate Fort Riley community about resiliency

Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team to perform, educate Fort Riley community about resiliency

The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team will visit Fort Riley, Kansas, for a series of free events, with some open to DOD personnel and some for... Read More about Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team to perform, educate Fort Riley community about resiliency

Army improves fuel accountability, visibility on battlefield

Army improves fuel accountability, visibility on battlefield

The U.S. Army is testing systems to improve how fuel is monitored and tracked across the battlefield, officials said. Read More about Army improves fuel accountability, visibility on battlefield

War of 1812 part of Army's proud history

War of 1812 part of Army's proud history

Despite its failure to capture Canada, the retreat from Bladensburg and the burning of the capitol 200 years ago this week, the War of 1812... Read More about War of 1812 part of Army's proud history

'Rakkasans' wrap up Joint Readiness Training Center rotation

'Rakkasans' wrap up Joint Readiness Training Center rotation

Soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team "Rakkasans," 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), conducted a month-long training rotation to the Joint... Read More about 'Rakkasans' wrap up Joint Readiness Training Center rotation

Army uses holistic approach to weight loss

Army uses holistic approach to weight loss

The staff at the Soldier Family Fit Facility at Fort Hood, Texas, utilizes a multi-tiered approach to weight loss. The staff provides guidance for... Read More about Army uses holistic approach to weight loss

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