Archive: May 2009

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  • 'Borden's Dream' leads to Walter Reed innovation century ago

    May 1, 2009

    Walter Reed Army Medical Center opened May 1, 1909 and hospital historian Sherman Fleek outlines the operational environment and singular vision which led to establishing the innovative "teaching hospital."

  • AC prepares to hand over responsibility

    May 1, 2009

    When asked who has inspired him during the nearly two years he has served as Fort Benning's assistant commandant, BG Lloyd "Milo" Miles doesn't point to examples of history book legends or decorated generals - he finds inspiration within the barracks of Sand Hill.

  • 60th Engineers deploy

    May 1, 2009

    The 60th Engineer Company (Vertical), 11th Engineer Battalion, deployed Sunday from Freedom Hall. Before beginning the 15-hour flight to Afghanistan, the unit stopped at Fort Knox, Ky., to pick up the 76th Engineer Company.

  • Amazing response to story

    May 1, 2009

  • Fort Knox's NCO of the past still serves

    May 1, 2009

    First in the series of three

  • Photo contest submissions

    May 1, 2009

  • Year of the NCO ad

    May 1, 2009

  • Year of NCO ad should reflect high standards

    May 1, 2009

  • Binding the Nation: National Service in America

    May 1, 2009

    The United States has been at war for more than seven years, and the end to its struggle against religious extremism is nowhere in sight. Thus far the majority of the campaign has been waged by the military. With the prolonged counterinsurgencies in Afghanistan and Iraq has come a growing realization that more alienated youth could appear on the world's battlefields unless the United States begins to win more decisively the war of ideas.

  • Boots on the Ground: LOGCAP Officer visits Afghan governor

    May 1, 2009

    I had the privilege of accompanying Brig. Gen. Nicholson to a meeting with Zabul Province Gov. Arman, Dep. Gov. Gulab Shah and Afghanistan National Army Maj. Gen. Jamal Uddin.

  • Fort Knox's NCO of future gives her job 100 percent

    May 1, 2009

    Third story in Fort Knox's series: NCOs of past, present and future

  • Expeditionary Forensics: The Warrior's Science Revealing the Hidden Enemy

    May 1, 2009

    Forensic science involves the application of a broad spectrum of sciences to establish factual information and answer questions of interest based on forensic material. Expeditionary forensics refers to the use of forensics to establish facts that the combatant commander can use to determine sources of insurgent arms, ammunition, and explosives; drive intelligence analysis and subsequent targeting for combat operations; change force protection measures; identify human remains; and prosecute detainees in a court of law.

  • Dr. Lynn Heirakuji takes time out to visit The Old Guard.

    May 1, 2009

  • May 2009 Vol. 64, Issue 5

    May 1, 2009

  • Fort Knox drill sergeant represents NCOs of the present

    May 1, 2009

    Only 27 years old, Gomez has two combat tours under his belt and is concerned about the 'NCO' knowledge that many of his younger peers aren't getting.

  • Remembered with love

    May 1, 2009

    I always wondered about the connection between veterans and their fallen comrades they come back to cemeteries honor and remember. Take a Memorial Day ceremony a few years ago at Margraten American Cemetery in Holland. At its conclusion, I decided in the time I had left to walk through as many of the rows of heroes as possible-say their names, see where they were from. And just offer up a thank you, and let them know they are not, and will never be, forgotten.

  • Reserve, corporate America team up through Employer Partnership Initiative

    May 1, 2009

    Last year the Army Reserve celebrated its 100th anniversary. Reserve Chief Lt. Gen. Jack C. Stultz and INOVA Health Systems Chief Executive Officer Knox Singleton signed a first-ever agreement that allowed the Army Reserve to recruit and train medical specialists not only for the Reserves, but for guaranteed employment with the largest health care-provider in the Washington area.

  • Hundreds line Rock Island Arsenal avenue to honor fallen warrior

    May 1, 2009

    Army Sustainment Command Soldiers and employees were among hundreds lining Rock Island Arsenal's main avenue to pay tribute to Cpl. Jason Pautsch, who was buried at the island's National Cemetery April 21.

  • Cartwright joins Senior Executive Service

    May 1, 2009

    Carl Cartwright appointed to Senior Executive Service, heads Army Sustainment Command's Field Support Directorate

  • New Infantry Center top NCO selected

    May 1, 2009

    "CSM Earl Rice is one of the most highly regarded NCO leaders in our Army," said Barbero, who served with Rice during two previous assignments, including a deployment in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Rice also served as Barbero's command sergeant major at the Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk, La. "I look forward to the opportunity to serve with him again," Barbero said.

  • AMC decals keep things rolling in Southwest Asia

    May 1, 2009

    As flow of equipment out of Iraq accelerates, Army Chief Warrant Officer Cheryl Bartly and a crew of Air Force logisiticians came up with a simple method to ensure speedy processing.

  • Sustaining balance in the Future Force, the goal of Unified Quest 09

    May 1, 2009

    Unified Quest is the not just a future game that concludes with a week-long exercise at the Army War College. It is a year-long campaign of learning with the theme in 2009 of Sustaining Balance in the Future Force.

  • Military Spouse Day - May 15, 2009

    May 1, 2009

    We salute Military Spouses!

  • Year of the Noncommissioned Officer - Spotlight NCO

    May 1, 2009

  • New Provincial leadership tours Joint Coordination Center

    May 1, 2009

    The incoming governor of Salah ad Din province brought the provincial leadership to an orientation tour of the Provincial Joint Coordination Center in Tikrit April 23.

  • Ansbach delivers new Lean Six Sigma training room

    May 1, 2009

    ANSBACH Germany Aca,!" Displaying its dedication to improving services, saving money and cutting out waste, USAG Ansbach revealed its newly-created Lean Six Sigma training room that offers more than just four pretty walls.

  • New medical center opens its doors in Huwaish

    May 1, 2009

    Scores of Iraqi citizens joined city, provincial and coalition leaders March 18 in commemorating the official opening of the Al Huwaish Medical Center with a ribbon cutting ceremony in Samarra, Iraq.

  • ISF open Joint Coordination Center in Bayji

    May 1, 2009

    After months of coordination, construction and training, the new $500,000 Iraqi-funded Bayji Joint Coordination Center officially opened its doors for business April 12.

  • Orange County's Hollowell rocks Q-West

    May 1, 2009

    CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE Q-WEST, Iraq - The rock band, Hollowell, jammed for Soldiers at the Favors Outdoor Theater here April 10, in the first outdoor show of the year at this remote Army logistics base in northern Iraq.

  • Warrior Transition Unit Soldier receives technical skills opportunities

    May 1, 2009

    BAMBERG, Germany -- When doctors recommended Sgt. Jonathan Moreno to be assigned to Warrior Transition Unit, he wasn't sure what direction he wanted to pursue.

  • Renovations scheduled for Bamberg's bachelor quarters

    May 1, 2009

    BAMBERG, Germany - As the needs of today's Soldiers grow and change to fit the ongoing mission, so must the environment around them.

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