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Band Soldier uses bilingual skills, music to strengthen bonds with Japanese community

Band Soldier uses bilingual skills, music to strengthen bonds with Japanese community

"Thank you for saving me that day." Sgt. Cameron Blackhurst, assigned to the U.S. Army Japan Band, at Camp Zama, Japan, was told those words by a tearful Japanese woman after he, along...more

Army South marks official start to Beyond the Horizon-Dominican Republic

Army South marks official start to Beyond the Horizon-Dominican Republic

U.S. Army South marked the official start of Beyond the Horizon-Dominican Republic 2014, during a ceremony in Barahona, Dominican Republic, May 6, 2014, where U.S. military engineers and medical...more

Angkor Sentinel 2014 kicks off with opening ceremony

Angkor Sentinel 2014 kicks off with opening ceremony

U.S. and Cambodian forces attended the opening ceremony at Kampong Speu Province, Cambodia, April 20, 2014, for Angkor Sentinel 2014, an annual bilateral military exercise hosted by the Royal...more

Guard helping after fierce tornado hits Arkansas

Guard helping after fierce tornado hits Arkansas

The response role for the Arkansas National Guard continued to expand April 28, 2014, after a deadly tornado swept through the central Arkansas communities of Mayflower and Vilonia, April 27.more

Boston Marathon hero awarded Soldier's Medal

Boston Marathon hero awarded Soldier's Medal

Many Americans have seen the shaky photos and videos taken when the bombs exploded at the finish line of the Boston Marathon, April 15, 2013. Among the many people who went to the aid of the...more

Natick employees help to reclaim Boston Marathon

Natick employees help to reclaim Boston Marathon

Natick Soldier Systems Center employees returned to Boston April 21, 2014, in response to last year's attack. They, like many others, came back to honor the victims and to make the statement that...more