Archive: Jun 2012

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  • Students boost espirt de corps in challenge

    Jun 7, 2012

    Teams of students with the Army Adjutant General Captains Career Course competed against each other during an event called "Warrior Challenge" on the morning of May 30 at Twin Lakes. The challenge not only tested the Soldiers' individual levels of physical fitness, agility, muscular strength and cardiovascular endurance, but also their ability to accomplish a mission together.

  • Post hosts 'Top Cop' competition

    Jun 7, 2012

    Soldiers and civilian law enforcement officers from different regions competed in the Top Cop Competition Sunday through Tuesday, which took place on Fort Jackson for the first time. The 17th Military Police Detachment hosted the third annual competition, which aims to build excellence and camaraderie between military and civilian law enforcement agencies.

  • Korea, Vietnam vet to open toasts at Army Ball

    Jun 7, 2012

    Fort Jackson will host the Army's 237th birthday June 16, welcoming hundreds of Soldiers to a celebration that many have missed the last few years because of duties in Iraq and Afghanistan. Leading them in a toast at this year's event is retired Col. Angelo Perri, a man who knows a thing or two about coming home from combat.

  • Schoolhouse named after Navy chaplain

    Jun 7, 2012

    In a ceremony Friday, the facility housing the Naval Chaplaincy School and Center was named "Stanley J. Beach Hall" in honor of a "living legend" in the Navy Chaplain Corps.

  • MI battalions recognized for spring cleaning effort

    Jun 6, 2012

    CAMP HUMPHREYS -- Soldiers with 719th and 532nd Military Intelligence Battalions were recognized for their spring cleaning accomplishments during a ceremony here, June 5. During the ceremony, the winner's of this year's spring cleaning competition were presented a streamer from Maj. Alfred Muna, director of the Humphreys Directorate of Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security. They also received free passes to the garrison's Splish & Splash water park.

  • Deployed Army mom surprises graduate

    Jun 7, 2012

    Jazmyn Michel was one of more than 440 graduates to receive her diploma from White Knoll High School in Lexington, Saturday at the Carolina Coliseum. She was the only one to receive a surprise from her mother, Master Sgt. Gillian Michel, who flew all the way from Afghanistan to be there for her graduation.

  • AG Corps Hall of Fame inducts eight

    Jun 7, 2012

    Fort Jackson welcomed eight men into the Adjutant General Corps Hall of Fame last week during a special reception at the Soldier Support Institute.

  • Army Birthday a reason to celebrate for all

    Jun 7, 2012

    For a new team member on post, it doesn't take very long to notice the chemistry between Fort Jackson and our neighboring communities and the great relationship we enjoy.

  • 'Best of Best' named at Army logistics awards

    Mar 12, 2013

    Representatives from 54 Army commands, among 21 states, two territories and three countries, were honored in Washington, D.C., June 5, 2012, as recipients of the 8th Annual Combined Logistics Excellence Awards. The awards are given for excellence in maintenance, deployment and supply.

  • Army Medicine Personnel ImPact3 Five Month Journey

    Jun 14, 2012

    A five month self-development journey is what 20 Army Medicine personnel recently experienced by attending the ImPact3 course.

  • Army deputy surgeon general reviews Darnall's Integrated Disability Evaluation System process

    Jun 6, 2012

    FORT HOOD, Texas--While the war and continuous deployments have started to dwindle down, the Army Medical Command is ramping up its efforts to take care of the thousands of wounded, ill or injured Warriors and their families.

  • Fresh paint, new patient-care perspective at Monroe Health Clinic

    Jun 6, 2012

    FORT HOOD, Texas -- After almost a year of providing healthcare in temporary buildings in a parking lot, the staff and providers at Monroe Health Clinic officially reopened their doors last Thursday to showcase a newly updated and patient-friendly facility.

  • House of Heroes repairs Army widow's home

    Jun 6, 2012

    Working with the House of Heroes, TIYA Support Services from Fort Benning and other volunteers came out Saturday to do repair work on the house of 98-year-old Phyllis Rosiak.

  • Paratroopers remember D-Day

    Jun 6, 2012

    British and U.S. Paratroopers from the U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations command and the 824th Quartermaster Company walks the hallowed grounds of Omaha Beach and Pointe du Hoc prior to their jump on La Fiere drop zone commemorating the 68th anniversary of D-Day during WWII. Includes sound bites from Sgt. Jack Wilson, 824th Quartermaster Company, Pvt. Tom Emsley, The 4th Parachute Regiment, Spc. Augustine Koomson, 824th Quartermaster Company, Jack Port, 4th Infantry Division and Spc. RhiannonWood, 412th Civil Affairs Battalion.

  • Secretary of the Army Visits Troops Young and Old

    Jun 6, 2012

    The Secretary of the Army, John McHugh, visits WWII veterans and paratroopers in Normandy, France to commemorate the 68th anniversary of D-Day. Produced by Sgt. 1st Class Andy Yoshimura.

  • Army Reserve officer reflects on positive experience at WHINSEC

    Jun 9, 2012

    Lt. Col. Victor Green (Right): "It's the opportunity to share diversity and the camaraderie that is developed during the course of a year that last a lifetime." Green is pictured here during a class visit to the U.S. Capitol in 2006. At the time he was attending resident the ILE course at the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation at Fort Benning, Ga.

  • 10th Sustainment Soldiers shoot, move, communicate

    Jun 7, 2012

    The 10th Sustainment Bri-gade's Command Security Team took advantage of a training window to conduct full-spectrum range operations May 23 on East River Range in Afghanistan.

  • Army Now - June 5

    Jun 6, 2012

    This edition features a story on Soldiers and civilian engineers conducting assessments at building site for the Peace and Reintegration Center in Khowst, Afghanistan.

  • Residents urged to help prevent mold, humidity makes it a constant fight

    Jun 6, 2012

    Mold and mildew haven't been major issues for residents in housing or barracks at Fort Benning, post officials said. They intend to keep it that way. Both can be found just about anywhere -- especially in the warm, humid climates of Georgia and Alabama -- but there have been no documented cases here of known toxin-producing molds such as Stachybotrys chartarum, said officials from Martin Army Community Hospital and the Residential Communities Initiative.

  • 216th Military Police Company Weapon Qualifying

    Jun 6, 2012

    Soldiers from the 216th Military Police Company, of the Arkansas Army National Guard, fire and qualify with the 240 Bravo machine gun. The Soldiers from the 216th are conducting annual training at Fort Chaffee Maneuver Training Center, near Fort Smith, Ark. Shooting and qualifying on weapon systems are just a few of the tasks performed by Soldiers of the Arkansas National Guard every year to ensure unit and Soldier readiness. The 216th Military Police Company is based out of North Little Rock, Ark. Also available in high definition

  • Three logistics units named best in the Army, 51 others receive top honors at CLEA ceremony

    Jun 6, 2012

    Logistics units from Korea, Kentucky and North Carolina, were named the three best logistics programs in the Army, during last night's 2012 Combined Logistics Excellence Awards (CLEA) ceremony.

  • AMC's first Public-Private Partnership Workshop

    Jun 7, 2012

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- The U.S. Army Materiel Command's Industrial Base Capabilities Division hosted its first Public-Private Partnership workshop here, May 30-31.

  • Spartans unveil statue at Fort Drum's Memorial Park

    Jun 7, 2012

    To honor the 109 Spartan Soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice during the last 10 years of conflict in Afghanistan and Iraq, the 3rd Brigade Combat Team ("Spartans") officially unveiled the Spartan Statue during a ceremony May 30 in Fort Drum's Memorial Park.

  • Paratroopers Jump in Normandy

    May 1, 2014

    Paratroopers from five different nations performed airborne operations commemorating the 68th year anniversary of D-Day.

  • 'A heart for India' Four families adopt six children from India

    Jun 6, 2012

    Of the 31 million orphans* in India, six will soon be coming home to the Chattahoochee Valley. The four Families adopting them -- three active duty and one former military -- have followed different paths to reach this decision and now they're months away from meeting their children for the first time. This is their story.

  • Trials for traumatic brain injury blood test underway

    Feb 25, 2013

    The Army is now running trials on a blood test, similar to one used to test blood sugar, that can be used by medics on the battlefield to determine if a Soldier has sustained damaged brain cells, especially from a mild traumatic brain injury.

  • Spouses take CSF-PREP course

    Jun 19, 2012

    Whether leading a company attack or planning a company social, there's a mission to complete, and an individual's ability to perform comes into play. That's the theory behind the Comprehensive Soldier Fitness-Performance and Resilience Enhancement Program.

  • TRADOC Band Music Under the Stars prepared for the change of scenery

    Jun 6, 2012

    Food, fun, family time, and great music is the combination for entertainment as the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command Band prepares for their first Music Under the Stars concert event June 7, at Fort Eustis' Magnolia Park overlooking the James River.

  • Fort Drum Soldiers show passion for performance

    Jun 6, 2012

    Soldiers are often recognized for displaying their talents through field training exercises, physical training tests, and missions. Three Fort Drum Soldiers are distinguishing themselves by demonstrating skills of a different magnitude -- dancing, singing and rapping -- during this year's Soldier Show.

  • Volunteers renovate Fisher House

    Jun 19, 2012

    Volunteers from the Home Depot in Killeen, Texas, created a serenity garden in front of the Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center's Fisher House here, June 1, 2012, as the final phase of an almost $15,000 home improvement project donated by Home Depot.

  • Asian Pacific Islander Heritage martial arts demonstration

    Apr 30, 2014

    Sgt. 1st Class Joel Quebec demonstrates two martial arts weapons forms during Asian Pacific Islander Heritage month activties at the 81st Regional Support Command on May 16, 2012.

  • The United States Army Medical Command's Guidance on Service Animals

    Jun 8, 2012

    The Army is fully committed to the use of service animals as adjuncts in managing physical and psychological disabilities, to include post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). While the evidence for the effectiveness of service dogs in assisting those suffering with PTSD is not yet definitive, Army Medicine is committed to the employment of safe and effective therapies, to include service animals, to treat our wounded warriors and families.

  • MACH uses RelayHealth for communication

    Jun 6, 2012

    No waiting. No phone tag. Martin Army Community Hospital has made it easier for patients to communicate with their doctors when it launched RelayHealth's secure messaging.

  • Army Corps Promotes Recreation Water Safety

    Jun 6, 2012

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers park rangers and volunteers will be working this summer season to increase visitor's awareness of the importance of practicing safe and sensible recreation activities in and around Army Corps waters.

  • Joint Munitions Command Welcomes New Leader

    Jun 6, 2012

    On a cool, sunny June 5th morning, the Joint Munitions Command at Rock Island Arsenal celebrated a change of command. Lt. Gen. Dennis L. Via, deputy commanding general of Army Materiel Command, JMC's higher headquarters, officiated as Brig. Gen. Kevin G. O'Connell replaced JMC's outgoing commander, Brig. Gen. Gustave F. Perna.

  • Fort Meade plans events to celebrate Army's 237th birthday

    Jun 8, 2012

    Several events are planned by Fort Meade to celebrate the Army's 237th birthday.

  • Medics Cap off NIE

    Jun 6, 2012

    Quickly evaluating simulated casualties and professionally administrating quality care, medics of the 47TH Brigade Support Battalion finished off the last two scenarios of the Network Integration Evaluation 12.2. NIE, a series of evaluations designed to further integrate, mature and modernize the Army

  • USASAC workers helps world through "math problems"

    Jun 6, 2012

    Working with overseas partners during foreign militaries sales case closures has taught one U.S. Army Security Assistance Command employee the value of relationships. Tammara Buckey, an accountant for USASAC's Resource Management division, also applies the same ethics to her involvement with the local community through her volunteer work.

  • Harmony Church barracks named for Silver Star recipient

    Jun 6, 2012

    Harmony Church troop barracks named for Sgt. Patrick Tainsh, who was killed in action in Baghdad in February 2004 while on patrol. For his actions, Tainsh was posthumously awarded the Silver Star for conspicuous gallantry. He wrote to his parents: "Hi, I'm writing you this letter because something went wrong … I just want you to know I tried to do the right thing. I came here to help some people who couldn't help the situation they were subject to. Maybe some day they will be able to enjoy freedom as we do. As for me, it was an honor to experience that freedom. It was an honor to fight and die with the American flag on my shoulder. Honor, that's a big word and some people don't know what it means. It's not something that happens right away. It's something that builds up inside your soul."

  • Spotlight on...Michelle Kelley

    Jun 11, 2012

    Michelle Kelley is assigned to the Mission and Installation Contracting Command - Fort Bliss, Texas.

  • Former NBA referee visits Fort Benning

    Jun 6, 2012

    A former undercover New Jersey state trooper who went on to spend 25 years as an NBA referee returned to Fort Benning last week to share his message of resilience, leadership and struggles with post-traumatic stress. Bob Delaney, author of the book Surviving the Shadows: A Journey of Hope into Post-Traumatic Stress, gave a presentation Thursday to Maneuver Captains Career Course students and cadre in Derby Auditorium at McGinnis-Wickam Hall.

  • Contracting command's NCO of the Year competition underway

    Jun 6, 2012

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala.-- The challenge has begun for six noncommissioned officers who will give it their all in this year's Army Contracting Command NCO of the Year competition here June 6-8.

  • Army Emergency Relief awards $6.6 million in scholarships to family members

    Jun 7, 2012

    The Army Emergency Relief program announced the award of 2,614 scholarships under the Maj. Gen. James Ursano Scholarship Program. This year, scholarships awarded to the children of active duty and retired Soldiers totaled $6.6 million.

  • Chandler visits 'Resolute' warriors, learns about watercraft

    Jun 7, 2012

    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III visited Soldiers of the 7th Sustainment Brigade at 3rd Port, Fort Eustis, Va., June 5, 2012.

  • USAMRMC teams up with the Medical College of Wisconsin mTBI trial

    Feb 25, 2013

    The U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command's Military Operational Medical Research Program has teamed up with the Medical College of Wisconsin in conducting a head-to-head trial study of neurocognitive test batteries for assessment of mTBI.

  • Surgeon General's Happy Birthday Army PSA!

    Jun 6, 2012

  • Post's senior enlisted Soldier to bid farewell

    Jun 6, 2012

    After more than 10 deployments -- including combat rotations to Somalia, Afghanistan and Iraq -- and 26 years in the Army, Command Sgt. Maj. Chris Hardy, Fort Benning's top NCO, is calling it a career. He's set to relinquish his position to Command Sgt. Maj. James Carabello during a change-of-responsibility ceremony at 11 a.m. Friday in Marshall Auditorium at McGinnis-Wickam Hall.

  • Fort Carson kicks off Iron Horse Week

    Jun 12, 2012

    More than 10,000 Fort Carson Soldiers took to the streets, June 4, 2012, in a show of solidarity and Army tradition, officially beginning Iron Horse Week.

  • Hammer Brigade ready for joint training

    Jun 6, 2012

    Soldiers of the 2nd Battalion, 69th Armor Regiment, 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, loaded track vehicles and equipment aboard C-17 Globemaster III aircraft Sunday at Lawson Army Airfield as they prepared to participate in a joint training exercise at Fort Bragg, N.C.

  • Army celebrates 237 years of service, sacrifice

    Jun 6, 2012

    In the summer of 1775, the Continental Congress organized the Continental Army to supplement local militia forces during the Revolutionary War.

  • 233rd Trans. Co. Soldiers help to reduce waste at Retro-Sort Yard

    Jun 6, 2012

  • Soldiers return from Fort Bliss assessment

    Jun 7, 2012

    Soldiers who took part in the Maneuver Battle Lab's Ground Combat Vehicle assessment last month at Fort Bliss, Texas, praised the various capabilities and features on the five vehicles used in the week-long evaluation.

  • Fox Sports stars kick it in Hohenfels

    Jun 7, 2012

    Soccer players and fans got a triple treat when three international soccer stars visited Hohenfels to kick some goals, offer some tips, and sign autographs, last month.

  • Eighth Army signs historic agreement with ROK Army

    Jun 6, 2012

    The Eighth Army commander signed a historic agreement with the commander of the Republic of Korea Army formation that serves along the Korean Demilitarized Zone.

  • Warriors of yesterday, today commemorate D-Day together

    Jun 6, 2012

    When Eugene Cook jumped into Normandy during the predawn hours of June 6, 1944, he landed several miles from his intended drop zone.

  • Civilian Spotlight: Getting to know Marshall R. McBride

    Jun 5, 2012

    Civilian Spotlight: Getting to know Marshall R. McBride

  • 94th AAMDC Completes Warrior Challenge

    Jun 7, 2012

    Warriors from 94th Army Air and Missile Defense Command kicked off their warrior challenge May 6, at Schofield Barracks and culminated with the awards ceremony May 11th at Aliamanu Military Reservation Community Center.

  • After School Class In-Focus

    Jun 5, 2012

    Some children and teachers can't wait until the last bell however, for Mrs. Moore's after school photography class; they are excited for a different reason. The Fort Shafter Elementary afterschool photography course ended May 16th with a Gallery Night held at 1Lt Brostrom Community Center here. During this event all students, ranging from 3rd through 6th grade, were afforded the opportunity to show off images captured from the class to family, friends and classmates.

  • Camp Zama duathlon features shared men's, rookie women's champs

    Jun 5, 2012

    CAMP ZAMA, Japan (June 6, 2012) -- Cementing the notion that the duathlon is unique in the world of sports, Camp Zama's second annual running of the event featured shared men's champions and a woman who won in her division without training.

  • 4th Stryker Brigade Combat Team preps for "the box" at NTC

    Jun 10, 2012

    FORT IRWIN, Calif. - 4th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division Soldiers from Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., began to flood in to the National Training Center on Fort Irwin, Calif., June 1 and are currently prepping themselves for two straight weeks of back-to-back missions, and that means ensuring every piece of equipment is in tiptop shape.

  • 68th Anniversary of D-Day - Commemorations in Normandy, France

    May 1, 2014

    Secretary of the Army John McHugh attends D-Day ceremonies in Normandy, France, to commemorate the 68th Anniversary of the Allied landing on the beaches of Normandy and the Airborne operation that began the liberation of France during WWII.

  • Army Birthday Greeting Italy pt 1

    Jun 5, 2012

  • Sgt. Chandler and Mrs. Jeanee Chandler, Sesame Street send Army Birthday greeting

    Jun 5, 2012

    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler and Mrs. Jeanee Chandler with the help of Rosita of Sesame Street send a happy birthday greeting to the U.S. Army.

  • It's all for the Kids

    Jun 5, 2012

    Students at Linapuni Elementary School were excited for school to begin because they got the opportunity to spend the day with Soldiers from the 94th Army Air and Missile Defense Command on May 18, 2012.

  • 5TH BCD SOLDIER AWARDED THE PURPLE HEART MEDAL

    Jun 5, 2012

    A 5th Battlefield Coordination Detachment Soldier was awarded the Purple Heart Medal on May 11, 2012 at the Aliamanu Military Reservation community center.

  • U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit rifle shooter to join fellow Soldiers at Olympics

    Jun 5, 2012

    A Soldier from the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit is joining some of his battle buddies in London this summer after winning the U.S. Olympic Team Trial match for Men's Rifle Prone today at Pool Range Complex here.

  • Vietnamese DLA employee proud of heritage, U.S.

    Jun 6, 2012

    In 1975, while under enemy fire on an ammunition barge fortified on two sides with layers of sandbags piled 10 feet high, 9-year-old Manh Nguyen fled Vietnam.

  • No "Average Joe's" at Joint Base Lewis-McChord's Dodge-ball tournament

    Jun 6, 2012

    JOINT BASE LEWIS-McCHORD, Wash. -- Instead of kicking up their boots in their barracks, JBLM Soldiers put on their game faces and stylish team attire. They formed 13 teams who displayed their team unity as they raced to capture balls from the line while dodging incoming balls at Soldier's Field House May 31.

  • Workers, Veterans Honored During Iowa Army Ammunition Plant Memorial Day Ceremony

    Jun 6, 2012

    Memorial Day Ceremony at Iowa Army Ammunition Plant

  • U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit rifle shooter to join fellow Soldiers at Olympics

    Jul 26, 2012

    Staff Sgt. Michael McPhail is joining some of his battle buddies in London this summer after winning the U.S. Olympic Team Trial match for Men's Rifle Prone, June 5, 2012, at Pool Range Complex at Fort Benning, Ga.

  • Identical twins, identical uniform

    Jun 5, 2012

    The U.S. Army drew a deuce when brothers Zachary and Matthew Murphy, both 17, seniors at Winters Mill High School, took the oath of enlistment at the Fort Meade Military Entrance Processing Station

  • TRADOC welcomes new deputy commanding general

    Jun 5, 2012

    U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command welcomed its 21st deputy commanding general -- and the second to its new headquarters on Fort Eustis, Va. -- in a change of responsibility ceremony June 4.

  • I Corps Honor-Guard takes part in Le May "America's" Car Museum grand opening

    Jun 5, 2012

    I Corps Honor Guard takes part in Le May "America's" Car Museum grand opening Story by SGT Jacqueline Fennell TACOMA, Wash. --"Behind every car there's a history and a story", said Eric Johnson, a news anchor at KOMO 4 News, Seattle, Wash., who gave the opening speech and introduced Lt. Governor Brad Owen and Nancy LeMay, the widow of Harold LeMay. During the opening ceremony to "America's Car Museum" June 2 several people were acknowledged. Following his service in the Navy, LeMay and his wife collected 3,500 vehicles along with a number of other treasures in the automobile industry and donated them for exhibition so future generations can enjoy. Stretched in front of the museum, antique models came from near and far and were put on display by their owners who wanted to share them to be a part of the LeMay legacy. Lt. Governor Owen expressed his support for the philosophy behind the opening of the museum. "This is America and we like our automobiles like no other nation," said Owen. "Our automobiles are our history, a part of our economic history, social history, design, and even rock and roll history." Some members of the JBLM I Corps Honor Guard said they were honored to be a part of the Le May "America's" Car Museum grand opening ceremony and found enjoyment inside the museum.

  • FORSCOM logisticians attend 2012 Combined Logistics Excellence Awards

    Jun 7, 2012

    Brig. Gen. John R. O'Connor, U. S. Army Forces Command (FORSCOM), deputy chief of staff, G-4, joined Soldiers representing units that earned the distinction as the Army's best in maintenance, supply and deployment systems at the U.S. Army's 2012 Combined Logistics Excellence Awards Program, June 5, in Washington, D.C.

  • SMDC and MDA to host Safety Day and Health Expo

    Jun 5, 2012

    Safety Day and Health Expo to be held

  • Kirby assumes responsibility

    Jun 5, 2012

  • BG Layer retirement

    Jun 5, 2012

  • Natick becoming more green

    Jun 7, 2012

    This close to Boston, green is a popular color -- especially with the Celtics making an unexpectedly strong run in the NBA playoffs. When people talk "green" at the Natick Soldier Systems Center these days, however, they could just as easily be discussing the environment as basketball.

  • Army engineers spur development of tactical microgrids

    Jun 7, 2012

    U.S. Army engineers are leading research on tactical microgrids to deliver more efficient power to Soldiers across combat zones, at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md.

  • Network Integration Evaluation attracts, educates industry

    Jun 5, 2012

    Representatives from numerous companies in the network and intelligence industries descended on the Network Integration Evaluation's Industry Day, June 1, 2012, for an up-close look at how the Army tests and evaluates new equipment and systems.

  • Fort Irwin Celebrates Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month

    Jun 5, 2012

    The National Training Center and Fort Irwin celebrated Asian-Pacific American Heritage month with activities at Jack Rabbit Park on May 30th.

  • Thai delegation visits National Training Center

    Jun 5, 2012

    The 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment conducted a replicated complex ambush at the fictional city of Razish, Atropia on Fort Irwin, Calif., May 21. The ambush was executed in order to provide visiting the Thailand Army Training Command Officials a chance to see the current battlefield training being conducted at the National Training Center.

  • Fort Irwin Breaks Ground on New Hospital

    Jun 5, 2012

    The National Training Center and Fort Irwin broke ground for a new hospital to replace the aging Weed Army Community Hospital on May 30th.

  • Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III wishes happy 237th birthday to the Army

    Jun 5, 2012

    Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, Vice Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army wishes happy 237th birthday to the Army.

  • Black Lions reunited after 40-year separation

    Jun 5, 2012

    At Forward Operating Base Orgun-E, the 2nd Battalion, 28th Infantry Regiment, 172nd Infantry Brigade, formally transferred authority of eastern Paktika Province to the 1st Battalion, 28th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, June 5.

  • Celebrate the 237th Army Birthday in New York City

    Jun 6, 2012

    June 14, 2012 marks the U.S. Army's 237th birthday. This year the Army celebrates the Soldiers, Family members, Civilians and Community members who make our Army the Strength of the Nation with special events in New York City on June 14 and June 15.

  • Senior Army North, Mexican leaders visit U.S. capital to exchange insights, ideas

    Jun 6, 2012

    Seven senior Mexican army general officers were hosted by U.S. Army North in Washington, D.C., as part of continuing efforts to build cooperation and foster closer relationships between the two militaries, May 21-25, 2012.

  • Certifying Afghan ground maintainers

    Jun 5, 2012

    Wheeled vehicle mechanics with Headquarters Support Company, 209th Aviation Support Battalion, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, began certifying soldiers of the Logistics Kandak, Kandahar Air Wing, in ground maintenance at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, June 4.

  • Vietnam opens sites to Joint POW/MIA investigators

    Jun 5, 2012

    The Vietnamese government will open three areas to help resolve the fate of Americans missing in action from the Vietnam War, DOD officials said in Hanoi, Vietnam.

  • May 17, 2012 -- CSA Remarks Senate Army Caucus Breakfast

    Jun 5, 2012

  • Transporters inspect vehicles for munitions

    Jun 5, 2012

    BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan (June 5, 2012) -- Since their change of mission, Soldiers of the 233rd Transportation Company have been busily involved in the retrograde process.

  • Bazaar school works to brighten future

    Jun 5, 2012

    KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan. -- At 11 o' clock on a hot Saturday afternoon, Afghan kids ran out of a school and hurried to form a line. Their faces painted with dirt and crayon marks, the kids pushed and shoved one another causing a mini riot.

  • High school student receives "Army Greening Tour" at ARL-HRED's field element at Fort Hood, Texas

    Jun 5, 2012

    The U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Human Research and Engineering Directorate (HRED) field office located in Fort Hood, Texas, sponsored an almost three-day visit for a high school student to meet the requirements of her "Senior Project 2012."

  • 'Black Lions' reunited after 40-year separation

    Jun 5, 2012

    From the steaming jungles of the Iron Triangle in Vietnam to the remote mountain outposts of eastern Afghanistan, the 1st and 2nd Battalions of the 28th Infantry Regiment have not served side-by-side in more than four decades.

  • SDDC publishes comprehensive 2012 Almanac

    Jun 26, 2012

    After months of planning, coordinating, editing, writing and designing, the Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command Public Affairs office recently published the 2012 SDDC Almanac.

  • Kaiserslautern youth workers celebrated for hard work

    Jun 5, 2012

    KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany -- Recognized for their dedication, long hours and hard work, youth workers and teachers were recently celebrated during a nation-wide salute. May 7-11 was National Teacher Appreciation Week, which is dedicated to men and women who educate children, said Janice Broccoli, U.S. Army Garrison Kaiserslautern Morale, Welfare and Recreation partner specialist in Landstuhl.

  • U.S. Army Europe NCOs inducted into Sgt. Morales Club

    Jun 5, 2012

    GRAFENWOEHR, Germany -- A military club that only admits accomplished non-commissioned officers serving in U.S. Army Europe inducted eight new members, June 1, at the theater at Rose Barracks, Germany.

  • Johnson: Alliance crucial to U.S. shift to Asia Pacific

    Jun 5, 2012

    Eighth Army Commanding General Lt. Gen. John D. Johnson talked about the growing importance of the Asia Pacific region during an address to the students and faculty of Sungshin Women's University in the South Korean capital.

  • Memorial dive in Okinawa honors fallen Sailors aboard USS Emmons

    Jun 5, 2012

    TORII STATION, Okinawa (June 5, 2012) -- Six members of the 10th Regional Support Group here conducted a dive to the sunken USS Emmons May 25 in memory of those who served aboard the vessel 67 years ago.

  • Watervliet Arsenal: What just happened?

    Jun 7, 2012

    The Watervliet Arsenal's young warriors have a lifespan of about 30 seconds, but what a wonderful life they will have. If their forefathers could speak, they would tell the world about all the places they have served, from the islands of the South Pacific to the deserts of North Africa to the mountains of Afghanistan.

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