Archive: Apr 2013

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  • Gold Star Mothers Spotlight graphic

    Apr 5, 2013

    Gold Star Mothers Spotlight graphic

  • Sexual assault: Know whom to turn to in Schweinfurt

    Apr 5, 2013

    The Victim Advocate hotline can connect victims with a victim advocate, a health care provider or the military police at any time of day. The victim can decide whom they want to talk to, and those working the hotline will connect them. If you or someone you know is a victim of sexual assault, whether Soldier or civilian, help is available: Simply call DSN 475-4567 or CIV 09641-83-4567.

  • Schweinfurt organizations help those looking for a job

    Apr 5, 2013

    With the inevitable closure of USAG Schweinfurt right around the corner, local Schweinfurt organizations are looking to help individuals looking for job opportunities here in Germany. Bundesagentur fuer Arbeit, the Handwerkskammer Unterfranken and the Industrie und Handelskammer Wuerzburg-Schweinfurt are sponsoring a Schweinfurt Job Forum April 13 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Mercure Hotel downtown.

  • 'I am a Professional' -- A message from the USAG Schweinfurt garrison commander

    Apr 5, 2013

    Soldiers and garrison employees participated in an "I Am a Professional" ceremony March 27 at Ledward Theater to reinforce the Army Values. Officers, noncommissioned officers, and Department of the Army and local national employees each took their respective oaths. Below is a speech delivered by the garrison commander, Lt. Col. Michael Runey:

  • Commander focuses on making Soldiers ready, resilient

    Apr 8, 2013

    As part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, U.S. Army Europe's Lt. Gen. Donald M. Campbell Jr. pushes leaders to establish a command climate of trust and accountability

  • More than a century of high-and-tights

    Apr 5, 2013

    Grafenwoehr barbers devote a lifetime to serving the troops

  • Ancient stories delight young audience

    Apr 5, 2013

    A traditional Irish storyteller puts a fresh spin on ancient tales at Hohenfels Elementary School.

  • Army War College Strategy Conference 2013: The Future of American Landpower, April 9-11

    Apr 5, 2013

    The Army War College Strategy Conference 2013, April 9-11, will focus on the Future of American Landpower. Senior leaders, policy-makers and experts will share insights and engage with conference participants about Landpower with respect to rival power transitions, social and political revolutions, international organized crime, the changing nature of alliances and partnerships, and the role of the military in advancing U.S. foreign policy.

  • Students celebrate Red Cross Month with style

    Apr 5, 2013

    A Red Cross themed locker decorating contest at HMHS highlights the efforts of "everyday heroes."

  • Cook served up Commander's Award

    Apr 5, 2013

    After 40 years as a cook, Jim Schmidlin retires with the Commander's Award for Civilian Service.

  • 21st TSC assists movement of last main battle tanks out of Europe

    Apr 5, 2013

    The last 22 Abrams main battle tanks assigned to U.S. Army Europe armored combat units began the final portion of their journey back to the United States at the 21st Theater Sustainment Command's Theater Logistics Support Center Europe railhead, here, March 18. This ended a 69-year history of U.S. tanks in Germany.

  • USAG Ansbach Families gather at Duggan Gym for Easter celebration

    Apr 5, 2013

    Families of U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach celebrated Easter with an egg hunt at Duggan Gym at Barton Barracks March 30, 2013.

  • Was ist los in Franken? April 4 to 10, 2013

    Apr 5, 2013

    "Was ist los in Franken?" details off-post community events and activities occurring throughout Lower, Upper and Middle Franconia.

  • USAG Ansbach community announcements for April 4 to 10, 2013

    Apr 5, 2013

    Community events and announcements for U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach from April 4 to 10, 2013, and beyond.

  • Kaiserslautern Military Community hosts memorial to Father Emil Kapaun to be awarded Medal of Honor

    Apr 5, 2013

    There is a bust of his likeness, a statue in the middle of an Air Force Administrative Annex in the Kaiserslautern Military Community in faraway Germany, an ocean away from his hometown roots and a continent away from where he is buried in an unmarked grave. The face and shoulder representation is meant as a reminder of the namesake, often overlooked and rarely thought upon from a long ago war referred to as the 'forgotten war'.

  • USAG Bamberg community announcements for April 4 to 10, 2013

    Apr 5, 2013

    Community events and announcements for U.S. Army Garrison Bamberg from April 4 to 10, 2013, and beyond.

  • U.S. Army Africa Inspector General Soldiers travel to Liberia

    Apr 5, 2013

    Recently, a two-man traveling contact team (TCT) from U.S. Army Africa Inspector General's Office shared professional knowledge with 18 officers and NCOs of Armed Forces of Liberia during a week-long engagement. At the request of the AFL, Capt. James Watson and Sgt. 1st Class Bobby Conn journeyed to Camp Sandee Ware, near Monrovia, Liberia, to assist in development of an Inspector General cell.

  • USACE Europe District claims 2012 division safety award

    Apr 5, 2013

    WIESBADEN, Germany -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Europe District boasted the top safety record, practices and procedures in all of North Atlantic Division last year. The district was recognized for its "creative, effective and tireless efforts" to save lives and families within a broad and varied area of responsibility, according to a citation received in the fiscal year 2012 USACE Chief of Engineers Awards for Safe Performance.

  • U.S. Army Africa team holds Intelligence course in Democratic Republic of Congo

    Apr 5, 2013

    Recently, a two-man traveling contact team from U.S. Army Africa journeyed to The Democratic Republic of the Congo to run a three-week Basic Intelligence Course for 29 members of the Forces Armées de la République Démocratique du Congo known as FARDC

  • Yongsan officials visit museum neighbor

    Apr 10, 2013

    The National Museum of Korea was established in 1945, and relocated in 2005 to Yongsan district, right next door to the Yongsan garrison. The museum has attracted an attendance of 20 million visitors and has been committed to various studies and research activities in the fields of archaeology, history, and art.

  • Day pays tribute to spouses, families of fallen

    Sep 18, 2013

    April 5, 2013, has been designated Gold Star Wives Day to allow America to pay respect to the spouses and families of fallen members of the U.S. armed forces.

  • Army Reserves' first-ever KATUSA joins the ranks of the 9th MSC

    Apr 4, 2013

    Being selected to serve as a Korean Augmentation to the U.S. Army (KATUSA) is an honor in itself. But, being selected as the U.S. Army Reserves' first-ever KATUSA takes the distinction to a whole new level.

  • The Army's best firefighter is an Airman

    Apr 4, 2013

    Thanks to joint basing, an Airman wins annual firefighter competition at DA and represents the Army at DOD.

  • Quick thinking guard helps deliver baby at JBLM gate

    Apr 4, 2013

    2nd Bde., 2nd Inf. Div. Soldier uses training as EMT to help with early arrival.

  • Faithful priest, dedicated Soldier: Korean War chaplain to receive MOH

    Apr 8, 2013

    Chaplain (Capt.) Emil Kapaun served as an Army chaplain during World War II and the Korean War. He earned the Bronze Star and the Distinguished Service Cross, which will be officially upgraded to a Medal of Honor April 11, 2013, for his heroic actions in Korea.

  • Lt. Col. Cannon participates in memorial dedication

    Apr 5, 2013

    Lt. Col. Lawrence Cannon, commander at Lake City Army Ammunition Plant, spoke on his military experience at the dedication of the Veterans Way Memorial in Blue Springs, Mo., April 2.

  • Commitment to helping sexual assault victims earns honors

    Apr 4, 2013

    The Defense Department is honoring six sexual assault response coordinators this month for their outstanding efforts in assisting victims of sexual assault and for their commitment to preventing this crime.

  • I Corps requires viewing of sexual assault documentary, continues to work toward sexual harassment a

    Apr 4, 2013

    One after another their faces fill the screen. They are familiar. They are men and women we served with, from our neighborhoods, from our lives. Their stories are each unique and yet somehow the same. One by one, from each of the services, enlisted and officer, they talk about being sexually assaulted while serving in the military. These interviews are the focus of a 2012 documentary, "The Invisible War," which highlights the ongoing issue of sexual assault within the military. In February, the I Corps issued an operational order that all corps personnel in the rank of sergeant and above view the film.

  • Quartermaster welcomes new Regimental Command Sgt. Maj.

    Apr 4, 2013

    The U.S. Army Quartermaster School welcomed Command Sgt. Maj. Spencer L. Gray as the 11th regimental command sergeant major during an assumption of responsibility ceremony April 4.

  • An engineer's journey to Afghanistan

    Apr 4, 2013

    Much like Soldiers who find ways to make things happen under battlefield conditions, a team of engineers and technicians deployed with Soldiers apply their skills and knowledge to find a rapid solution to problems that Soldiers bring to them.

  • 'No matter how bad it seems, you never know what tomorrow holds'

    Apr 4, 2013

    After receiving a phone call in the middle of the night Aug. 7, 2011, from her friend and fellow paratrooper, Sgt. Christy Sawyer sprung into action and her suicide prevention training kicked in. Sawyer, a Company F, 2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division medic, knew what she needed to do to help her fellow Soldier. She went straight to Spc. Joshua Brown's (name has been changed to protect his privacy) location and found him in his car, distraught and unreasonable. She took the keys out of the ignition and began to ask him questions.

  • Virtual window provides vital view for Soldiers

    Apr 4, 2013

    Army researchers are looking for ways to give Soldiers a look outside their Bradley fighting vehicles through the use of cameras and monitors.

  • CSA welcomes French Army Chief of Staff

    Apr 4, 2013

    U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno welcomes French Army Chief of Staff Gen. Bertrand Ract-Madoux to Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Va. during a counterpart visit, April 4, 2013.

  • Fit for life: instructor strives to provide practical solutions to shaping up

    Apr 4, 2013

    FORT LEE, VA. (April 4, 2013) -- There was a time when Diana Martinez struggled with her weight and saw food as a companion. To illustrate her point, she recalled a chance meeting with a seemingly harmless box of donuts she eventually devoured like an enemy.

  • New Army Sports Program to pit battalion against battalion

    Apr 4, 2013

    If Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Raymond T. Odierno has his way, super-athletic battalions someday will be crowned sports champions of the U.S. Army.

  • Co-workers remember sports fan, prankster

    Apr 4, 2013

    FORT SILL, Okla.-- Randy Ward had a larger than life personality. That's why it's such a shock to the Fort Sill community that he is no longer alive. Ward died March 20 in Lawton at the age of 58. He was battling cancer and died from a heart attack after undergoing surgery to remove the cancer.

  • Survivor Outreach Services assists families

    Sep 18, 2013

    In one photograph, Brian Hornsby looks out from the cockpit of his Blackhawk helicopter - calm, competent and confident, the quintessential American soldier.

  • FITBIR Database Moves TBI Research Forward

    Apr 4, 2013

    The Federal Interagency Traumatic Brain Injury Research database is a collaborative effort by participating National Institutes of Health institutes and centers, and the U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command to develop a biomedical information system and data repository for TBI research.

  • Soldiers prepare for gunnery training

    Apr 4, 2013

    FORT SILL, Okla.-- Striving for excellence is something for which the noncommissioned officers of 31st Air Defense Artillery Brigade are known.

  • April means alcohol, sexual assault awareness

    Apr 4, 2013

    FORT SILL, Okla.-- "Help for Today. Hope for Tomorrow" and "It's Time to Talk About It," are two slogans for a better a stronger Army and a better tomorrow as the Army strives to be better and create a healthier culture.

  • Pros 4 Vets helps those who served

    Apr 4, 2013

    FORT SILL, Okla.-- Three celebrities were at Fort Sill to thank Soldiers for their service and to promote a free legal service to active-duty service members, National Guardsmen, reservists and veterans.

  • Sexual Assault Awareness Month

    Apr 4, 2013

    Nationally, April is recognized as Sexual Assault Awareness Month, or SAAM. Originally, women-only protests emerged in direct response to the violence women encountered, but before long the activities became more coordinated and quickly developed into a movement that included issues of sexual violence against men and men's participation in ending sexual violence.

  • VIDEO: 368th Engineer Battalion conducts snowy Best Warrior

    Apr 4, 2013

    On a snowy winter day at Fort Deven's South Post in Massachusetts, 10 Soldiers from the 368th Engineer Battalion competed for the Best Warrior competition title March 8-10, 2013.

  • LMP Featured in Army AL&T Magazine

    May 23, 2013

    The LMP Product Director, Gabe Saliba, authored an article featured in the Jan - Mar 2013 edition of Army AL&T Magazine.

  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers briefs Rep. Veasey on Dallas Floodway projects

    Apr 5, 2013

    Col. Charles H. Klinge, commander, Fort Worth District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, briefed Dallas City Councilwoman Vonciel Jones Hill and 33rd District U.S. Rep. Marc Veasey Tuesday on the benefits that the new Pavaho Pump Station delivers to reduce flood risk to this West Dallas neighborhood.

  • 5th AR Soldiers mentor elementary students

    Apr 4, 2013

    EL PASO, Texas -- Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 360th Infantry Regiment, "Task Force Warhawg," 5th Armored Brigade, Division West, recently mentored and coached Collins Elementary School students who were selected to spend time with positive adult role models.

  • Senior Leadership Cohort 5 Kicks off at Aberdeen Proving Ground

    Apr 4, 2013

    "Gary Martin, U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command deputy to the commanding general, welcomes attendees at the kickoff session of the Senior Leadership Cohort 5 April 3 at Aberdeen Proving Ground.

  • Clinic urges patients to avoid antibiotics when not needed

    Apr 4, 2013

    antibiotics are not always the answer for a speedy recovery

  • Fort Rucker shows support for survivors, fallen heroes

    Apr 4, 2013

    The Fort Rucker community will show its support for the Families of fallen heroes during the installation's second Survivors and Fallen Heroes 5k run April 20.

  • Facility offers on-post escape for Fort Rucker Soldiers, Families

    Apr 4, 2013

    When it comes to recreation, Fort Rucker has no shortage of activities, but Lake Tholocco offers an escape that people would be hard pressed to find anywhere else in the area.

  • Lyster patient sheds half his body fat

    Apr 4, 2013

    When Randy Welch retired from the Army, he took a break from exercising and soon found his trim figure expanding.

  • Hammack focuses on the Organic Industrial Base, installation resiliency

    Apr 8, 2013

    Gen. Dennis L. Via, commanding general of Army Materiel Command, welcomed Katherine Hammack, assistant secretary of the Army for Installations Energy and Environment, to Redstone Arsenal, Ala., April 3, 2013.

  • Fair to educate Families on health, nutrition, fitness

    Apr 4, 2013

    As part of Month of the Military Child, Fort Rucker Child, Youth and School Service's youth sports program will hold the fourth annual Health, Nutrition and Fitness Fair April 10 from 2-4:30 p.m. at the teen center in Bldg. 2800.

  • Events place military children at center of attention

    Apr 4, 2013

    April is the Month of the Military Child and to help celebrate, the Directorate of Family, Morale, Welfare and has events planned throughout the month.

  • Army chief of staff presents Soldiers Medal to Fort Rucker CW3

    Apr 4, 2013

    CW3 Ronald Sandler did not expect he would be standing on stage next to the chief of staff of the Army April 1, but this was no April fool's joke.

  • SDDC honors high performing shippers

    Apr 4, 2013

    The Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command honors 15 government shippers for outstanding performance with the Defense Transportation System throughout 2012.

  • SMA visits Fort Rucker, talks professionalism

    Apr 4, 2013

    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III visited Fort Rucker April 1-2 with Gen. Raymond T. Odierno, chief of staff of the Army, to conduct open discussions with Soldiers about budget constraints, affects of sequestration and what it means to be an Army professional.

  • Fort Rucker Jail-A-Thon raises money for AER

    Apr 4, 2013

    Donating money to help Soldiers and Families in need is cause enough to answer the call of selfless service, but getting the chance to arrest your boss in the process -- priceless.

  • Job search: Success depends on little things

    Apr 4, 2013

    The success of a resume is measured by getting an interview. The success of an interview is measured by receiving a job offer.

  • Fort Sill ceremonies honor Vietnam vets, families

    Apr 4, 2013

  • USAACE reinstates solo flight incentives after 15 years

    Apr 4, 2013

    A few Aviators at Fort Rucker had the opportunity to experience for the first time something that hasn't taken place in almost 15 years.

  • Fort Rucker honors Women of Year during ceremony

    Apr 4, 2013

    Fort Rucker honored its professional women during its annual Women of the Year Awards March 28 at the U.S. Army Aviation Museum.

  • KUSAHC hosts brain injury awareness event

    Jan 27, 2014

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - Esteemed experts in the field of adult, child and sports-related brain injuries spoke at a brain injury awareness event held at the post theater March 28. The interactive discussion was led by professionals from Kirk U.S. Army Health Clinic, the Brain Injury Association of Maryland and the Kennedy Krieger Institute.

  • Futures 11 prepares juniors for life after high school

    Apr 4, 2013

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - More than 500 11th graders from Harford County Public Schools' magnet programs attended the fourth annual Futures 11 conference at Harford Community College March 27.

  • Fit classes aid woman's weight loss

    Apr 4, 2013

  • 5th AR trains Guard units on route clearance techniques

    Apr 4, 2013

    McGREGOR RANGE, N.M. -- Division West's 5th Armored Brigade recently conducted route clearance training for four Army National Guard companies from Arizona, Georgia, Iowa and Ohio. The units are training for their upcoming deployments to Afghanistan.

  • Fort Carson civil affairs supports Jordanian special forces

    Apr 4, 2013

    From March 24-29, six representatives from the Jordanian special forces capitalized on the expertise of U.S. Army civil affairs Soldiers from Fort Carson, Colo.

  • CAPE educates APG workforce on Army Profession

    Apr 4, 2013

    Members of the U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command attended an Army Profession seminar conducted by the Center for the Army Profession and Ethic, or CAPE, here at the Recreation Center March 26.

  • APG kicks off month of sexual assault awareness events

    Apr 4, 2013

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - The APG community kicked off Sexual Assault Awareness Month with a ceremony at the Post Theater April 2. This year's SAAM theme is, "We own it ... we'll solve it ... together."

  • April is Month of the Military Child

    Apr 4, 2013

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - April is the Month of the Military Child! This special celebration - a legacy of former Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger -- was established to underscore the important role children play in the Armed Forces community. During April, Army Garrisons, Child, Youth and School Services programs and Child Development Centers plan numerous events ranging from picnics and parades to recreational fairs and fun festivals -- all to recognize and applaud Families and their children for the daily sacrifices they make in supporting America's Army.

  • Water fixture replacement project yields savings

    Apr 4, 2013

    To reduce costs and achieve its objective of Net Zero water, Fort Carson has partnered with Johnson Controls under a federal Energy Savings Performance Contract to replace water fixtures in 124 facilities, which includes installing pint flush urinals, low-flow toilets, aerators for faucets and low-flow shower heads. The project began in mid January and completion is anticipated by August.

  • Handler adopts military working dog

    Apr 4, 2013

    A Fort Carson military working dog handler adopted Canto, his first working dog, when the dog was deemed unable to continue his duties.

  • Old Guard host EIB

    Apr 4, 2013

    Three hundred and 10 Soldiers assigned to the 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) completed five days of rigorous testing in order to earn the Expert Infantryman Badge (EIB), Mar. 18-22, at Fort A.P. Hill, Va.

  • Women's observance focuses on STEM accomplishments/careers

    Apr 4, 2013

    FORT LEE, Va. (April 4, 2013) -- The shortage of women in the career fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics -- or STEM for short -- was the focus of a special gathering here Friday in front of the U.S. Army Women's Museum.

  • Weymouth High School students visit Natick

    Apr 4, 2013

    Robotics and Culinary Arts students from Weymouth High School visited the Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center on March 25. The group of 20 toured and learned about different aspects of Soldier life and the science that makes up their equipment.

  • Virtual window provides vital view for Soldiers

    Apr 4, 2013

    DETROIT ARSENAL, Mich. -- Army researchers are looking for ways to give Soldiers a look outside using cameras and monitors.

  • Corps built court opens up niche space at cemetery

    Apr 4, 2013

    Work is wrapping up on the new 12.9-million-dollar, 62,820-square-foot Columbarium Court 9, which is slated to be the final columbarium court in this section of the cemetery. The new facility increases the cemetery's inurnment capacity by 20,296 niche spaces.

  • Faces of the Force: Top-Notch staff fuels success for Apache program

    Apr 4, 2013

    This edition of Faces of the Force recognizes Col. Jeffrey Hager, project manager for the Apache Attack Helicopter Project Management Office, who describes what his position entails and what it takes behind the scenes to all happen. Faces of the Force is a biweekly online feature providing an opportunity to highlight members of the Army Acquisition Workforce currently serving in a variety of AL&T disciplines.

  • USACE deputy commanding general for military and international operations visits new KAF RPAT

    Apr 4, 2013

    The deputy commanding general for military and international operations visits new KAF RPAT, a joint a joint effort between the 4-401st AFSB and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Afghanistan Engineer District-South (TAS).

  • Ultimate Warrior: CASCOM's finest challenges themselves, others in annual Soldier skills competition

    Aug 26, 2013

    FORT LEE, Va. (April 4, 2013) -- Sgt. 1st Class Naira Frazier was in a much lighter mood when the day was over.

  • Clinic urges patients to avoid antibiotics when not needed

    Apr 4, 2013

    According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there are several options instead of taking antibiotics for a virus. For upper respiratory infections, such as sore throats, ear infections, sinus infections, colds, and bronchitis, CDC recommends getting plenty of rest, drinking lots of fluids and consider using a humidifier or cool mist vaporizer.

  • Army senior leaders discuss fiscal challenges ahead

    Apr 4, 2013

    Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. John F. Campbell, Gen. Frank J. Grass, chief of the National Guard Bureau, and Lt. Gen. William E. Ingram Jr., director of the Army National Guard, met to discuss key issues regarding the fiscal environment, at the Army National Guard Readiness Center in Arlington, Va., April 3, 2013.

  • Tulsa Corps deputy commander promoted to new rank, awarded prestigious medal

    Nov 30, -0001

    It was a family affair at the promotion ceremony for the Tulsa District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Deputy Commander as his wife and children placed his new lieutenant colonel insignia on his uniform April 1 at the district office.

  • World War II spy trainer speaks at Female event

    Apr 4, 2013

    Noreen Riols was selected to work for Winston Churchill's secret Army in 1943 and traveled March 28 to speak to a group of females as a part of Women's History Month.

  • Bastogne Soldier receives Combat Action Badge from his father

    Apr 4, 2013

    Five months ago, U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Raymond J. Benning was handpicked to deploy to eastern Afghanistan as a Security Force Assistance Team adviser with 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault). That decision, and the events that followed, scripted a story that ended with his father, U.S. Army Sgt. Maj. Thomas M. Pollack, presenting him the Combat Action Badge during a ceremony here March 29.

  • Indigo master Linda LaBalle visits Vicenza schools

    Apr 4, 2013

    Linda LaBalle, an indigo and dyeing expert traveled to the Vicenza Middle School to teach the students about dyeing techniques March 25.

  • 'Franconian News' embraces new browser-friendly format

    Apr 4, 2013

    "The Franconian News" (or "On the Scene" as it was known before October 2011) has straddled the line between digital and print for years but now has a new face at www.army.mil.

  • Decorated World War II Army officer returns to Okinawa

    Apr 4, 2013

    Last week, the U.S. Army welcomed back to Okinawa a highly decorated Army officer who fought in the Battle of Okinawa during World War II.

  • Army researches small device to reduce female UTIs

    Apr 4, 2013

    Research is underway to determine how one small device is specifically benefiting the health of military women serving in Afghanistan, and for future deployed environments.

  • Easter egg hunt hatches fun

    Apr 4, 2013

    Hundreds of children and parents gathered at the Youth field located in U.S. Army garrison Yongsan on Mar. 30. For the annual Easter egg hunt hosted by Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation.

  • Warrior Zone grand opening held at Torii Station

    Apr 4, 2013

    TORII STATION, Okinawa (April 4, 2013) -- Single Soldiers who live or work on U.S. Army Garrison Torii Station now have a new place to hang out without ever having to leave the installation. The Morale, Welfare and Recreation Directorate held a grand-opening ceremony March 14 for the "Warrior Zone."

  • PTP Seoul Chapter recognized for inspiring support

    Apr 4, 2013

    Yongsan thanked People to People Seoul chapter members for the sincere help they have been giving for United States Force Korea, during a luncheon, Mar. 28.

  • Army Announces 2013 Warrior Games Team

    Apr 9, 2013

    The Warrior Transition Command announced the Army team for the 2013 Warrior Games, April 3, 2013, in Alexandria, Va.

  • Army Marksmanship Unit Soldiers finally get their own patch

    Apr 5, 2013

    Soldiers from the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit held one of the shortest yet most significant ceremonies in the unit's 57-year history, donning new Shoulder Sleeve Insignias, April 2, 2013, at the unit's Ceremony Hill on Fort Benning, Ga.

  • Ironhorse scrambles for golf

    Apr 16, 2013

  • 10th RSG tests its capabilities during exercise in Japan

    Apr 4, 2013

    The 10th Regional Support Group conducted its command post exercise Apr. 1st - 5th at Torii Station's Renegade landing zone. The unit established a command post for base support using existing equipment and resources to respond to a simulated exercise scenario involving a massive earthquake that resulted in a tsunami in Southeast Asia.

  • Sexual Assault Awareness Month: I AM Strong Col. Joe Gill

    Apr 6, 2013

  • US Army Japan's Sexual Assault Awareness Month events in line with unit's 'Words to Live By'

    Apr 3, 2013

    CAMP ZAMA, Japan (April 4, 2013) -- April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, but like many campaigns, sexual assault awareness should be practiced throughout the year. The U.S. Army Japan G1 Sexual Harassment and Assault Response and Prevention team will host events all month long to raise awareness and to help community members "do what's right ... legally, morally and ethically."

  • I am a Sky Soldier: Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta

    Apr 5, 2013

    Medal of Honor recipient Staff Sgt. Salvatore A. Giunta talks about the honor in being a Sky Soldier.

  • Rakkasans return, reunite with family

    Apr 3, 2013

    FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. -- Approximately 240 Soldiers from various companies and battalions of the 3rd Brigade Combat Team "Rakkasans," 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) returned home from a deployment to Afghanistan and were recognized with a welcome home ceremony March 27 at the Campbell Army Airfield.

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