Archive: Oct 2009

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  • Hispanic Heritage speaker stresses importance of education, family, values

    Oct 22, 2009

    WIESBADEN, Germany - As the footprint of Hispanic heritage continues to grow in the United States, one second-generation Latina is leaving her mark and encouraging all Americans to do the same.

  • 631st trains for convoy security missions

    Oct 22, 2009

  • DoDDS students learn about German culture, traditions while making apple juice

    Oct 22, 2009

    WIESBADEN, Germany - An apple a day keeps the doctor away, but a glass of apple juice can do wonders toward building lasting friendships and understanding cultures.

  • Operation Clean Sweep to come to Normandy

    Oct 22, 2009

    CONTINGENCY OPERATING LOCATION NORMANDY, Iraq - A reconnaissance team for Operation Clean Sweep visited Contingency Operating Location Normandy Oct. 18 to assess the movement of retrograde materials throughout Iraq.

  • Defense Department to begin compensation of 'Stop Loss' troops

    Oct 22, 2009

    The Defense Department will implement a new program this week to compensate former and current servicemembers for each month they involuntarily served from Sept. 11, 2001 to Sept. 30, 2009.

  • 159th Seaport Operations Co. affixes combat patches

    Oct 22, 2009

    JOINT BASE BALAD, Iraq - Soldiers with the 159th Seaport Operations Company out of Fort Story, Va., took part in a combat patch ceremony Oct. 19 at Joint Base Balad, Iraq.

  • Soldiers, students feed Seoul's homeless

    Oct 21, 2009

    More than 15 members of the U.S. Army Garrison-Yongsan's Better Opportunities for Single and Unaccompanied Servicemembers teamed up with Baekseok University to distribute meals to Seoul's less fortunate Sept. 26 at Seoul Station.

  • Defense Secretary visits Yongsan

    Oct 21, 2009

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea - More than 100 Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, and Marines assigned to U.S. Army Garrison-Yongsan filled the Collier Field House this afternoon for a town hall-style meeting with Secretary of Defense Robert Gates.

  • Meet the APG Garrison commander

    Oct 21, 2009

  • APG DENTAC NCO helps keep Soldiers mission ready

    Oct 21, 2009

  • RDECOM CSM recognized by Hispanic engineers

    Oct 21, 2009

  • Everyday hero, the noncommissioned officer

    Oct 21, 2009

  • Corps of Engineers team builds Reserve Support Command headquarters

    Oct 21, 2009

    Sacramento and San Francisco Districts work side by side to build headquarters, with Louisville serving as national program manager for Army Reserve ....

  • Indian army division leads IED workshop during Exercise Yudh Abhyas 09

    Oct 21, 2009

    CAMP BUNDELA, India (Oct. 15, 2009) - The Indian army's 31st Armor Division led an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) workshop and a demonstration that familiarized its personnel and 2nd squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment, "Strykehorse," 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division's personnel with different types of IEDs and equipment to counter IEDs during Exercise Yudh Abhyas here Oct. 19.

  • 'Theater of War' compares historic and current reintegration challenges

    Oct 21, 2009

    Dramatic readings taken from plays written by Sophocles at least 2,500 years ago were performed Oct. 16 and 17 at Junction City's C.L. Hoover Opera House as part of the Theater of War presentation sponsored by Army Community Service. Tales of Ajax and Philoctetes were read by four New York actors to show Soldiers and Families that a lot of the same issues today occurred back then.

  • Inaugural U.S.-Indo Power & Energy Workshop a Success

    Oct 21, 2009

    Scientists, engineers and professors from the United States and India gathered to solve critical power and energy challenges facing both nations at the first U.S.-Indo Bilateral Power and Energy Workshop in Arlington, Va. Sept. 29 - Oct. 1. The three-day workshop provided a forum to identify collaborative research and development opportunities regarding power sources, power storage, cogeneration, and power management equipment and systems.

  • DOD announces units for Afghanistan rotations

    Oct 21, 2009

    A brigade of the 101st Airborne Division, the 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment from Germany and a brigade of the Iowa National Guard will deploy over the next year to Afghanistan.

  • Fort Riley hosts Retiree Appreciation Day

    Oct 21, 2009

    Fort Riley hosted their annual Military Retiree Appreciation Day. Post officials welcomed retirees from all over the U.S. States and abroad. Program updates of the growth of Fort Riley, programs designed to support active duty and the retiree population were presented including a tour of Fort Riley.

  • First Edition of Comprehensive Lessons Learned

    Oct 21, 2009

    The first edition of "Comprehensive Lessons Learned" has been published which summarizes key lessons learned from more than seven years of war in Iraq and Afghanistan that underpin capabilities development and integration.

  • Building African logistics capability through partnership

    Oct 21, 2009

    <b>What is it' </b> U.S. Army Africa Soldiers support Africa Deployment Assistance Partnership Team (ADAPT) events on the African continent. ADAPT is a joint tactical deployment training and assistance program coordinated through U.S. Africa Command. The program is designed to enhance African national military deployment capabilities while simultaneously developing greater interoperability with U.S. military forces.

  • H1N1 vaccine to arrive in November

    Oct 21, 2009

    H1N1 vaccinations are expected to be available in November for active-duty servicemembers and their families, according to the North Atlantic Regional Medical Command.

  • Cav Soldiers meet with Tarmiyah council, provide security

    Oct 21, 2009

  • FP perfect room clearing actions

    Oct 21, 2009

    BAGHDAD - Clearing a room is a vital skill to have in urban combat. The chaos that can erupt in a small, enclosed space can be deadly. Being able to effectively apply this tactic to real world situations can mean the difference between life and death.

  • Fort Riley family named '2009 Army Family of the Year'

    Oct 21, 2009

    The National Military Family Association named the Nolan Family of Fort Riley as the Army's representative for the 2009 Military Families of the Year program.

  • Baghdad brothers train Iraqis

    Oct 21, 2009

    BAGHDAD - At first glance, they don't look like brothers. Staff Sgt. Avery Washington is stoic, even-tempered and wears glasses. Sgt. Steven Barner is the youngest and has a smooth southern drawl while Staff Sgt. Joseph Willett is loud, friendly and has a hearty laugh.

  • Refresher training aids Iraqis to take lead

    Oct 21, 2009

    BAGHDAD - After a ten-day re-familiarization academy, 16 Iraqi Army Soldiers assigned to 43rd IA Brigade, 11th IA Division, graduated at Joint Security Station Shield, Oct. 20, here.

  • First class of IA Strike Soldiers graduates

    Oct 21, 2009

    BAGHDAD - Sixty-nine Iraqi Army Soldiers stood at attention on the parade field at al-Muthana Air Base, here, Oct. 19, during a graduation ceremony for the first class of the Karkh Area Command Strike Team.

  • Soldier stresses early detection for breast cancer

    Oct 21, 2009

    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and one Soldier knows firsthand the importance of early detection.

  • First Team's Horse Cavalry Det. competes nationally

    Oct 21, 2009

    FORT ROBINSON, Neb. - The 1st Cavalry Division's Horse Cavalry Detachment troopers perform in well over 150 public venues a year across the country.

  • Initial H1N1 vaccine will soon arrive at Fort Riley

    Oct 21, 2009

    Story about the what Fort Riley is doing in partnership with the local communities to educate and deter the spread of the H1N1 virus.

  • Hispanic Hertiage runs wild at Jacobs Theater

    Oct 21, 2009

    Hispanic Hertiage runs wild at Jacobs Theater

  • Disability Awareness Month is about expectation, opportunity

    Oct 21, 2009

    Disability Awareness Month is about expectation, opportunity

  • AIT Soldiers demonstrate selflessness, teamwork with volunteer service

    Oct 21, 2009

    AIT Soldiers demonstrate selflessness, teamwork with volunteer service

  • Fort Eustis Archaeology Program holds open house at Matthew Jones House

    Oct 21, 2009

    Fort Eustis Archaeology Program holds open house at Matthew Jones House

  • 690th Rapid Port Opening Element activates during ceremony

    Oct 21, 2009

    690th Rapid Port Opening Element activates during ceremony

  • Yorktown Day celebrates America's Revolutionary victory, British defeat with parade, ceremonies

    Oct 21, 2009

    Yorktown Day celebrates America's Revolutionary victory, British defeat with parade, ceremonies

  • McHugh puts Soldiers, families at center of agenda

    Oct 21, 2009

  • USASMDC/ARSTRAT employees support Special Olympics

    Oct 21, 2009

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Twenty-five employees and Family members from the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command volunteered to assist with the 42nd Special Olympics at Milton Frank Stadium here Oct. 20.

  • Historic signing of veteran's document by Spirit Lake Nation

    Oct 21, 2009

  • Pentagon ceremony awards unit for heroism in Vietnam

    Oct 21, 2009

    Vietnam veterans of the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment Tuesday received the Presidential Unit Citation in a Pentagon ceremony hosted by Under Secretary of the Army Dr. Joseph Westphal.

  • Medics vie for top honors in Expert Field Medical Competition

    Oct 21, 2009

    Some of the Army's best medical personnel are enduring a grueling series of tests this week during the Expert Field Medical Competiton at Camp Bullis, the medic training base near Fort Sam Houston, Texas. The event will culminate in one team being proclaimed the "Top Medics in the Army" on Friday, Oct. 23.

  • Year of the NCO: Guidance on promotion through NCO Corps

    Oct 21, 2009

    Command Sgt. Maj. C.C. Jenkins, Combined Arms Support Command, Sustainment Center of Excellence and Fort Lee command sergeant major, is never too busy to counsel Soldiers.

  • Army Drill Team makes its mark in Bermuda part 1

    Oct 21, 2009

    BERMUDA -- The United States Army Drill Team traveled to Bermuda Sunday in support of the Bermuda Tattoo 2009. The Tattoo is part of a celebration commemorating its 400th anniversary. The Drill Team landed on Sunday and was welcomed by the Bermuda Regiment. Members of the Drill Team are staying at Warwick Camp and are able to rehearse throughout the day. Monday brought to the Drill Team a rehearsal at the Bermuda Maritime Museum, the sight of the Tattoo. Despite the heavy rain, the Soldiers were able to perform a full run through of their routine. Later that night, the Soldiers rehearsed with the full cast at Warwick Camp. The Drill Team is one of the only performances not based around music and quickly adapted to marching in step during the march on. On Tuesday, the Soldiers of the Drill Team performed at the Berkeley Institute in front of roughly 200 students. The students were extremely excited and posed for photographs following the performance. Cpt. Ryan Boeka, commander of the Drill Team presented the school with an autographed poster and Drill Team cap. Following the performance Tuesday, the Drill team saw two of its members reenlist in the Army. Sgt. Dustin Koch and Cpl. Miroslab Majermik reenlisted and both with stay on with the Drill Team until next August.

  • Promoting Domestic Violence Awareness

    Oct 21, 2009

    Team Lee members gathered Oct. 14 for a domestic violence workshop hosted by the Family Advocacy Program as part of Domestic Violence Awareness month. The workshop featured Monique Rider, BodyLife Dynamics president. A victim of childhood abuse and domestic violence, Rider shared her personal experiences and the skills and techniques she credits with her survival.

  • 'Fighting Fuelers' Close Chapter in Quartermaster History

    Oct 21, 2009

    After more than 68 years of service to the country, the 58th Quartermaster Company, 240th QM Battalion, 49th QM Group, deactivated Oct. 15 in a ceremony at the Post Field House.

  • Army's largest dining facility opens at Fort Lee

    Oct 21, 2009

    The largest Army-owned dining facility is officially open for business. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Oct. 14 to celebrate the completion and opening of the 75,000-square-foot facility located on the new Ordnance Campus. It was the first ribbon-cutting ceremony held on the $700 million campus comprised of more than 30 new buildings, many still under construction.

  • Chief of Staff of the Army

    Oct 21, 2009

    We're building an Army that is a versatile mix of tailorable and networked organizations operating on a rotational cycle ... to provide a sustained flow of trained and ready forces for full spectrum operations ... and to hedge against unexpected contingencies ... at a tempo that is predictable and sustainable for our all-volunteer force. That's what we're doing. That's the direction we're headed. I believe it will give us exactly the kind of Army we'll need for the challenges of the 21st Century.

  • Camp Buehring is like Las Vegas'

    Oct 21, 2009

    CAMP BUEHRING, Kuwait Aca,!" If you know someone whoAca,!a,,cs in the Army, and has deployed to Iraq, then thereAca,!a,,cs a chance youAca,!a,,cve heard of a place called Camp Buehring. Most Army units pass through the camp on their way north, steadfast and loyal to their cause, Operation Iraqi Freedom.

  • Annual Combined Federal Campaign ends Dec. 15 - act now!

    Oct 21, 2009

    With the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC), the world's largest and most successful annual workplace charity campaign, underway until Dec. 15, it's a good opportunity to consider why 89 percent of American households give an average of $1,620 per year, according to Giving & Volunteering in the United States, an independent sector survey organization of American philanthropy. In the spirit of CFC, it's also the one time this year to take the opportunity to help contact 100 percent of the federal workforce so they know that they can voluntarily participate in CFC, and closer to home, consider why do you, if you're among the 89 percent of Americans who do, give'

  • Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant - Construction Photos, October 2009

    Oct 21, 2009

    The Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant (PCAPP) will safely destroy 2,611 tons of mustard agent in mortar rounds and artillery projectiles stored at the U.S. Army Pueblo Chemical Depot. Neutralization followed by biotreatment is the technology selected by the Department of Defense to destroy the Pueblo chemical weapons stockpile. The Program Manager, Assembled Chemical Weapons Alternatives (ACWA), headquartered at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland is responsible for managing all aspects of the safe and environmentally sound destruction of the chemical weapons stockpiles in both Colorado and Kentucky. The Bechtel Pueblo Team, a partnership of Bechtel National, Inc.; Washington Demilitarization Company/URS; Parsons; and Battelle Memorial Institute, is the systems contractor selected to design, build, systemize, pilot test, operate and close PCAPP.

  • Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant - Construction Photos October 2009

    Oct 21, 2009

    The Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant (BGCAPP) will safely destroy 523 tons of chemical agent in rockets and artillery projectiles stored at the Blue Grass Army Depot in Richmond, Kentucky. The technology selected by the Department of Defense to destroy the Blue Grass chemical stockpile is neutralization followed by Super Critical Water Oxidation (SCWO). The Program Manager, Assembled Chemical Weapons Alternatives (ACWA), headquartered at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland is responsible for managing all aspects of the safe and environmentally sound destruction of the chemical weapons stockpiles in both Kentucky and Colorado. The Bechtel Parsons Blue Grass Team, a joint venture of Bechtel National, Inc. and Parsons Infrastructure and Technology Group, along with teaming partners Washington Demilitarization Company, Battelle Memorial Institute, General Atomics and General Physics, is the systems contractor selected to design, build, systemize, pilot test, operate and close BGCAPP.

  • U.S. Army uncovers successful results for AIDS vaccine

    Oct 21, 2009

    The fight against one of the deadliest virus known may have met its match against the United States Army as researchers have uncovered successful results for an AIDS vaccination.

  • Casey: Infantry-Armor merger boosts Army's 'full-spectrum' operations

    Oct 21, 2009

    Gen. George W. Casey Jr. got an aerial peek at the massive expansion effort under way for the Maneuver Center of Excellence on Fort Benning, Ga., and observed urban combat training on Sand Hill. Along the way, he toured the National Infantry Museum for the first time and re-enlisted five Soldiers - including two Purple Heart recipients - at the Follow Me Statue in front of the museum.

  • Community health care set to open new facility

    Oct 21, 2009

  • Vietnam veteran receives Bronze Star for Valor for actions in 1967

    Oct 21, 2009

    A Vietnam veteran was honored for his valor in combat with the presentation of a Bronze Star medal at Heidelberg's Retiree Appreciation Day on Oct. 17.

  • Blind German student teacher inspires students in Heidelberg classroom

    Oct 21, 2009

    A blind student teacher from the University of Heidelberg spent three weeks with second and third graders from Patrick Henry Elementary School in Heidelberg as part of a DoDDS practicum program.

  • 20 years of BOSS: Heidelberg troops celebrate with community service

    Oct 21, 2009

    The Heidelberg Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers group honored 20 years of the Army's BOSS program with a weeklong celebration.

  • Pentagon officials announce 2010 Afghanistan deployments

    Oct 21, 2009

    Pentagon officials Tuesday announced additional replacement units scheduled to deploy next year to Afghanistan as part of the requirement to maintain the current level of security efforts there.

  • McHugh puts Soldiers, families at center of agenda

    Oct 21, 2009

    Getting the Army's personnel aspects right is the most important job for its leaders, Army Secretary John M. McHugh said Tuesday.

  • Troops re-position to better protect Afghan people

    Oct 21, 2009

    Even as leaders in Washington struggle with the next steps in Afghanistan, troops there are moving to better protect the Afghan people as part of the campaign instituted by Gen. Stanley A. McChrystal, the NATO and U.S. commander in Afghanistan, to protect the Afghan people and separate them from Taliban influence and intimidation.

  • Weeklong trip to Iraq ends for eight combat vets

    Oct 21, 2009

    Highlights Operation Proper Exit participants' week-long visit to Iraq. The programs allows wounded Warriors to return to places they served, and were injured, in an attempt to find cloure on their road to recovery.

  • Year of the NCO: Wounded warrior embodies meaning of leadership

    Oct 21, 2009

    BAUMHOLDER, Germany - The Noncommissioned Officer Corps is often considered the backbone of the Army but defining what it means to be a part of that brotherhood is not as easy as it sounds. One of several definitions of what an NCO is could be summarized by saying he or she is a dedicated leader of Soldiers. Sgt. 1st Class Chris Edwards, assigned to the U.S. Army Garrison Baumholder, explains that attaining NCO status does not automatically make you a leader.

  • Battlemind: Training helps spouses, couples cope with deployment challenges

    Oct 21, 2009

    In a room of 20 military spouses, about 15 raised their hands as Chaplain (Capt.) Josh Metz asked, "Who's gone through a deployment before'" The number wasn't surprising.

  • 'Welcome home Viper Medics'

    Oct 21, 2009

    WIESBADEN, Germany - Sherry Schwab's T-shirt screamed the message her voice forgot as her husband and 78 other Soldiers marched into the Wiesbaden Fitness Center Oct. 12. "Welcome home, Viper Medics."

  • CSA visits Ft. Benning

    Oct 21, 2009

  • Civilian Spotlight: Getting to know Peter M. Stauffer

    Aug 29, 2012

    Civilian Spotlight: Getting to know Peter M. Stauffer

  • Combat medic uses skills to save NCO's life

    Oct 20, 2009

    Spc. Timothy Lee used his combat medic skills to help save the life of a fellow Soldier at Fort Campbell, Ky., Oct. 7.

  • President cites heroism of 11th ACR troopers in Vietnam

    Oct 20, 2009

    During a White House ceremony Tuesday President Barack Obama praised Vietnam veterans of the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment for their heroism in rescuing Soldiers from another unit trapped near the Cambodian border.

  • 'Old Crows' award Stryker unit's lifesaving EW

    Oct 20, 2009

    A 56th Stryker Brigade Combat Team battalion accepted the "Association of Old Crows Outstanding U.S. Army Electronic Warfare Unit for 2009" honor during the opening ceremony Monday of the organization's 46th Annual International EW Symposium and Convention.

  • Saying no to drugs on Fort Irwin

    Oct 20, 2009

    Stand alone photo of Fort Irwin and National Training Center Commanding General Brig. Gen. Robert "Abe" Abrams signing a proclamation Oct. 14 that declares Oct. 26-30 as Red Ribbon Week on Fort Irwin.

  • Army to delink distributed Learning from resident phase in Civilian Education System courses

    Oct 20, 2009

    Employees enrolling in a Civilian Education System course in the 3rd and 4th quarters of FY10 will notice a major change in the application process.

  • 'Strykehorse' Soldiers get young visitors during YA09

    Oct 20, 2009

    CAMP BUNDELA, India (Oct. 17, 2009) - Soldiers from 2nd Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment, "Strykehorse," 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, familiarizes family members of Soldiers assigned to the Indian Army's 31st Armored Division, with the Stryker vehicle during their visit to Camp Bundela during Exercise Yudh Abhyas in Babina India, Oct. 17. YA09 is a bilateral exercise involving the Armies of India and the United States. The primary goal of the exercise is to develop and expand upon the relationship between the Indian and U.S. Army.

  • Exercise Yudh Abhyas 2009 in Babina, India

    Oct 20, 2009

    <b>What is it' </b> The exercise Yudh Abhyas is a regularly-scheduled Indian Army/U.S. Army Pacific co-sponsored bilateral exercise hosted by the Indian Army. The exercise is designed to promote cooperation among the two militaries while sharing training, cultural exchanges and improving partnership readiness. This year the exercise will include a multi-echelon, full-spectrum combined operation focusing on a United Nations Peace Keeping Operation scenario, while executing a maneuver live-fire exercise. Seventeen Stryker fighting vehicles from the 2nd Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division stationed at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii are scheduled to participate in the only U.S. bi-lateral exercise with the Indian Army, in Babina, India, Oct. 12-29

  • Port Operations Keep 3rd HBCT Moving

    Oct 20, 2009

    Camp Buehring, Kuwait - Offloading nearly 650 vehicles and pieces of military equipment from a cargo ship is easier said than done for the 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division.

  • 49th Quartermaster Group

    Oct 20, 2009

  • 100th MDB Takes Part in Colorado Army National Guard Change of Command Ceremony

    Oct 20, 2009

    Glendale, Colo. -- The 100th Missile Defense Brigade (Ground-based Midcourse Defense) played their part in a change of command between Col. (P) Dana Capozzella and Brig. Gen. Thomas Mills for the Colorado Army National Guard Oct. 18 here. The ceremony included a pass and review before the stateAca,!a,,cs Governor Bill Ritter and the Colorado Adjutant General , Air Force Maj. Gen. H. Michael Edwards.

  • Arctic Warriors share Alaska experiences at AUSA

    Oct 20, 2009

    U.S. Army Alaska NCOs talk about working and training in the Last Frontier at the U.S. Army Pacific booth at the annual Association of the United States Army Meeting and Exposition in Washington, D.C.

  • Quartermasters keep it clean

    Oct 20, 2009

  • Fitness videos find niche with Soldiers

    Oct 20, 2009

    BAGHDAD - There's quite a variety of ways to engage in fitness activities on Camp Liberty. Besides Army physical training, running, weightlifting and aerobic training, Soldiers can choose from a wide variety of activities to supplement their workouts.

  • Cav medics rush to aid local man

    Oct 20, 2009

    BAGHDAD - In between the long, daily tasks associated with patrolling the dangerous areas north of Baghdad, U.S. troops of have added another way to accomplish their mission of protecting the people of Iraq by saving lives along the Baghdad-Mosul highway.

  • Patrol deters indirect fire

    Oct 20, 2009

    BAGHDAD - The streets were quiet in central Baghdad, just east of the Tigris River. No rockets or mortars were fired into the International Zone or any other forward operating bases around the area, Oct. 18.

  • Cav Soldiers prepare equipment for shipment home

    Oct 20, 2009

    CAMP TAJI, Iraq - The sound of heavy steel treads clanking and the rumble of powerful diesel engines fill the air at the Four Corners staging area at Camp Taji.

  • Cav mechanics keep missions rolling

    Oct 20, 2009

    BAGHDAD - Missions run by Soldiers with 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division wouldn't happen without the support of the mechanics behind the scenes.

  • U.S. Army South holds Hispanic Heritage Extravaganza

    Oct 20, 2009

    FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas (Oct. 20, 2009) - Soldiers, dancers, children and the local community joined forces here Oct. 15 to celebrate Hispanic Heritage month.

  • TRADOC commander on H1N1 prevention

    Oct 20, 2009

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  • Senior NCOs change responsibility in 3d ESC

    Oct 20, 2009

    FORT KNOX, Ky. - 1st Sgt. Jeffery Burnsworth, relinquished responsibility as first sergeant of the Headquarters and Headquarters Company 3d Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), to 1st Sgt. Jonathan Napier during a change of responsibility ceremony here Oct. 13. Command Sgt. Maj. Willie C. Tennant Sr., the senior noncommissioned officer of the 3d ESC, officiated the ceremony.

  • Army's Top Horses Help Heal America's Wounded Vets

    Oct 20, 2009

    For more than 60 years, members of the Army's Caisson Platoon and their horses have escorted America's fallen to their final resting places in Arlington National Cemetery...with honor and pride.

  • ARRA: USACE begins work on Port of Long Beach improvements

    Oct 20, 2009

    Small-business stimulus includes $2.5 million in Recovery Act funds - will employ more than 100 ....

  • ARRA: Corps of Engineers begins Recovery Act-funded Veterans Curation Project

    Oct 20, 2009

    Augusta, Ga., site is the first of three Veterans Curation Project laboratories that the Corps will open with $3.5 million in Recovery Act funding.

  • Corps completes Ft. Irwin truck bypass

    Oct 20, 2009

    Fort Irwin opened a new truck bypass road to divert slow-moving trucks off the main road to the remote post in the Mojave Desert. Use of the new road will prevent unsafe driving acts by motorists trying to pass the slow-moving vehicles on the main road.

  • DOD ANNOUNCES UNITS FOR AFGHANISTAN ROTATIONS AND DEPLOYMENT

    Oct 20, 2009

    The Department of Defense announced today major units scheduled to deploy as part of upcoming rotations of forces operating in Afghanistan. The announcement involves one active duty brigade combat team and one Stryker cavalry regiment, totaling approximately 7,700 personnel, and one National Guard brigade with approximately 3,500 personnel. The scheduled rotation for these forces will begin in the spring of 2010.

  • Soldiers bring water to Iraq's Muthanna desert

    Oct 20, 2009

    Task Force Pathfinder has sponsored more than 30 projects in Iraq's southern Muthanna province over the past several months, many providing water and power to impoverished villages.

  • Restricted Access Links

    Oct 20, 2009

  • Hispanic engineers recognize RDECOM CSM as role model

    Oct 20, 2009

    A national Hispanic engineering and science group recognized U.S. Army RDECOM Cmd. Sgt. Maj. Hector Marin as its Role Model for 2009. He received the award at the Hispanic Engineer National Achievement Awards conference (HENAAC) in Long Beach, Calif., this month.

  • Attention to detail

    Oct 20, 2009

    Sidewinder Missile Branch employees disassemble, examine, evaluate and determine the extent of repair, replacement or reconditioning required on Sidewinder Tactical Missile Guidance and Control Systems.

  • On the job at Tobyhanna- Safety Division

    Oct 20, 2009

    The Safety Division's 11 employees operate an effective and comprehensive Occupational Safety and Health Program. The division is part of the Industrial Risk Management Directorate.

  • FOIA

    Oct 20, 2009

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    Oct 20, 2009

  • NSSC Public Affairs

    Oct 20, 2009

  • NSSC Tenant Organizations

    Oct 20, 2009

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