Archive: May 2013

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  • Brig. Gen. (Ret.) Rhonda Cornum Receives Humanitarian Award

    May 29, 2013

    Brig. Gen. (Ret.) Rhonda Cornum, M.D., Ph.D., received the Mental Health Humanitarian Award from the Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology (MSPP) on May 15 during an event in Boston. The school's most prestigious honor went to Cornum to recognize her devotion to improving the mental health of Veterans, and servicemen and women and their families.

  • Soldier-musicians earn German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge

    May 29, 2013

    Members of the Army Ground Forces Band qualified for the German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge at Fort Bragg, N.C., May 13-17. In lieu of just doing pushups and sit-ups, they performed events such as the long jump, shot put and swimming. These exercises presented unique challenges and difficulties for the Soldiers since they involve more complex movements than exercises routinely performed during Army physical readiness training.

  • Shaping the U.S. Army's Organic Industrial Base in Wartime and Peacetime

    May 29, 2013

    The Army G-4, in collaboration with the Army Materiel Command, recently released pamphlet entitled "Shaping the U.S. Army's Organic Industrial Base in Wartime and Peacetime." This pamphlet points out the work our Government-owned Depots and Arsenals have done over the past 10 years and it outlines our new 10-year strategic plan to transition from wartime to peacetime operations.

  • Incoming 911th Technical Rescue Engineering Company commander expects discipline and a good attitude

    May 29, 2013

    The 911th Technical Rescue Engineering Company changed leadership during a ceremony May 23 at Davison Army Airfield. Capt. Michael Riccitiello III assumed command of the 911th from Capt. Langston J. Turner.

  • SMDC celebrates Asian Pacific heritage

    May 29, 2013

    Cultural dance, costumes and food tasting share culture

  • Shaping The U.S. Army's Organic Industrial Base In Wartime & Peacetime

    May 29, 2013

    Army G-4 Logistics, in collaboration with U.S. Army Materiel Command (AMC), today released "Shaping the U.S. Army's Industrial Base in Wartime and Peacetime" a pamphlet outlining how the government-owned Depots and Arsenals will transition in the next 10 years.

  • Sardis Lake Youth Fishing Rodeo

    May 29, 2013

    Sardis, Miss… The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District (Corps), the Mississippi Department of Wildlife Fisheries and Parks and First Security Bank of Batesville, Mississippi are partnering to host the 25th annual Sardis Lake Youth Fishing Rodeo. It will be held 1 June 2013 at the Cypress Point Recreation Area. Registration will begin at 7:00 a.m. with the rodeo starting at 7:30 a.m.

  • The Vicksburg District Prepares for 2013 Hurricane Season

    May 29, 2013

    Vicksburg, Miss -- The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Climate Prediction Center forecasts a "busy" hurricane season for 2013. NOAA states that higher than normal water temperatures in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Africa will see an increase in the number and severity of hurricanes this season. Hurricane season begins 1 June and ends 30 November with the peak threat period starting in mid-August and going through October.

  • Coca Cola 600

    May 29, 2013

  • Gold Star mother celebrates son's life

    Sep 18, 2013

    Carrie Farley visits Grafenwoehr to connect with her son's unit, friends

  • Fort McCoy observes Asian American, Pacific Islander Heritage Month

    May 29, 2013

    FORT McCOY, Wis. -- Dancers from Aloha Chicago took the audience at Fort McCoy's observance of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month on a dance and musical tour of the Polynesian islands of Hawaii, Tahiti, and New Zealand. Keynote speaker Chris Tuia'ana of Aloha Chicago provided a musical background for the dancers. The event was sponsored by the Fort McCoy Equal Opportunity Office. For more information about upcoming ethnic events in the Fort McCoy community, call 608-388-3246.

  • Fort McCoy seminar encourages couples to appreciate differences

    May 29, 2013

    FORT MCCOY, Wis. -- Problems in relationships don't occur because people are different, but rather when partners don't recognize and appreciate those differences, said Dan Benavides during the seminar "'Did You Hear What I Meant?' The Gender Difference," held at Fort McCoy May 2. As part of Military Spouse Appreciation, the Army Community Service (ACS) program invited Benavides, a licensed clinical social worker, to Fort McCoy to discuss the differences between males and females and how, despite those differences, they still have strong similarities. Both men and women have a desire to be in a relationship, to be independent and unique individuals, to be heard and understood, and to please the people they care about, Benavides said.

  • Fort McCoy Wellness Fair promotes health, fitness

    May 29, 2013

    After a long and cold winter, the warm and sunny weather conditions on May 8th provided a perfect stage for the 5K run/two-mile walk that kicked off the 2013 Fort McCoy Wellness Fair.

  • 438th MPs support, train with Fort McCoy police

    May 29, 2013

    FORT MCCOY, Wis. -- Army Reserve Military Police (MP) law-and-order officers provided support to the Fort McCoy Directorate of Emergency Services (DES) Police Department and received valuable training at the installation in May. The 438th MP Detachment of Salt Lake City also provided support to the Warrior Exercise during its two-week annual training period at Fort McCoy, said Lt. Col. Michael Porter, 438th Provost Marshal.

  • 'Retreat' ceremony more than music

    May 29, 2013

    Though the practice of observing 'Retreat' differs between communities, all should respect this tradition

  • Army, Marines partner again to update Tactical Imagery Production System

    May 29, 2013

    The Marine Corps has partnered with Army researchers again to overhaul tactical multimedia capabilities that support its information operation activities overseas.

  • Remembering the fallen

    May 29, 2013

    Community members gather to pay tribute on Memorial Day

  • Airborne test directorate puts new parachute through its paces

    May 30, 2013

    The Airborne and Special Operations Test Directorate conducted a rigorous operational test recently on the new Military Free Fall Advanced Ram-Air Parachute System, a non-developmental item that is about to replace the nearly 20-year-old MC-4 parachute system for all service branches, according to the test officer.

  • Hearing protection not just for work-related activities

    May 29, 2013

    May is Better Hearing and Speech Month

  • SMA joins veterans, families for Memorial Day ceremony in Texas

    Jun 5, 2013

    The sergeant major of the Army joined veterans of every conflict since World War II for a solemn Memorial Day ceremony at the Georgetown-Williamson County, Texas, Veterans Memorial Plaza, May 27, 2013.

  • Magnificent Malta: A small island that offers big adventure

    May 29, 2013

    Spend some time soaking up the sun on the small island of Malta

  • SFAATs advise and assist Afghan National Security Forces

    May 29, 2013

    KHOWST PROVINCE, Afghanistan -- Soldiers from the Security Force Advise and Assist Team 11, along with the assistance of Soldiers from Easy Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, met with Afghan National Army Soldiers at one of their combat ouposts outside of Shur Kalay, Afghanistan, on May 25.

  • Family Fun Day thrives despite bad weather

    May 30, 2013

    Soldiers and their Family members celebrated the past year's homecomings from deployment with a special day of fun activities.

  • 'Lucky Ducky' finds her home on roller derby team

    May 29, 2013

    Being part of a military family has its challenges to include the constant moving and re-establishing of oneself every time you change duty stations. Just like the children's story the "Ugly Duckling" by Hans Christen Anderson, one duck on Okinawa has truly lived up to this story and found a home with the Kokeshi Roller Doll Derby League.

  • Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month

    May 29, 2013

    For those of us located in the Pacific Theater, Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month has particular significance as we witness examples of the 2013 theme, "Building Leadership: Embracing Cultural Values and Inclusion" which speaks volumes about their commitment to the United States and the U.S. Army.

  • SHARE program shines light on available resources across APG

    May 29, 2013

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (May 29, 2013) -- Many subject matter experts, resources and assets across the installation spark innovative research efforts and perform sound testing capabilities to accomplish mission critical objectives for the U.S. Army.

  • Soldier Spotlight: Getting to know Sgt. Michael Hwang

    May 29, 2013

    Soldier Spotlight: Getting to know Sgt. Michael Hwang

  • Engineer pushes environmental approach in processes

    May 29, 2013

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. (May 29, 2013) -- Words like green and sustainability are often used to refer to recycling, taking better care of the Earth, and new or alternative forms of energy, such as solar- or wind-power.

  • Top engineer built her career on teamwork

    May 29, 2013

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. (May 29, 2013) -- When it comes to success, Patti Martin sees it as a team effort. Throughout her 30 years at the Aviation and Missile Research Development and Engineering Center, Martin has been involved with many engineering teams that have worked to develop, design and prototype aviation and missile systems that have been game changers on the battlefield.

  • SMA observes Stallion training

    May 29, 2013

  • Mun retires after 46 years of service

    May 29, 2013

    After 46 years of service to the U.S. Government, with the majority spent as Real Property Branch Chief for U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan, Mun Myong Han is retiring, May 31.

  • Regional Command (South) celebrates APAH

    Nov 30, -0001

    Service members and civilians from Regional Command-South gathered May 28 to recognize Asian-Pacific American Heritage month. Asian-Pacific Americans have contributed to America's society and war time efforts since World War II putting their lives on the line for their family and their country.

  • Korean War veterans honored at battle ceremony

    Jul 26, 2013

    Korean War veterans attended a ceremony to mark the 60th anniversary of the Nevada Outposts Battle at Yangju, South Korea, May 28, 2013.

  • Memorial Day Parade 2013

    May 28, 2013

    U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno, Chief of Naval Operations Navy Adm. Jonathan Greenert and Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus attend the National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, D.C., May 27, 2013. The Parade featured military units and marching bands and honors veterans from American wars and features a tribute to Sept. 11 victims, a salute to the Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard and Miss America 2011 Teresa Scanlan.

  • Memorial Day Concert 2013

    May 28, 2013

    Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff ADM James A. Winnefeld, Jr., U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno, The Joint Chiefs of Staff, Joe Mantegna and Gary Sinise attend the Memorial Day Concert on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., May 26, 2013.

  • Camp Casey, Korea community hosts event to raises money for Oklahoma

    May 29, 2013

    CAMP CASEY, South Korea -- Members of the Area 1 community host an event to raise money for the Oklahoma Disaster Relief. One hundred percent of the one-day's proceeds from items purchased at the Camp Casey's Closet store will be donated to the relief fund. Casey's Closet provides gently used, economically priced goods for the local community members and is operated by an all-volunteer group and spouses club called the Kka Chi Community Association. The Kka Chi Community Association is a nonprofit organization established to provide the Area I communities opportunity for growth through social, learning, cultural and volunteering experiences. (U.S. Army photos by Staff Sgt. Carlos R. Davis, 210th Fires Brigade public affairs NCO/Released).

  • Diving into Community Service

    May 28, 2013

    The OTEXS scuba club, consisting of Soldiers from across the 2nd CAB, provides a way for Soldiers to get out and explore Korea while helping the local fishermen.

  • Trained and Ready

    May 28, 2013

  • USDA Gains Ground

    May 28, 2013

    Representatives from the United States Department of Agriculture meets with Provincial Government Line Directors from Mehtar Lam to discuss crop production, budgets and US Aid Programs. Also available in high definition

  • Alpha Battery Change of Command

    May 28, 2013

    Change of Command ceremony of Alpha Company Fifth Battery 82nd Field Artillery Regiment under the Fourth Brigade Combat Team First Cavalry Division. Also available in high definition

  • Packing Up

    May 28, 2013

    B-roll of Soldiers of the Fourth Brigade Combat Team First Cavalry Division packing their bags and filling the shipping containers as they prepare to redeploy back to Texas. Available in high definition.

  • Beyond the Horizon - El Salvador school construction project

    May 28, 2013

    An ROTC cadet from Maine shares his experience on a school construction project at Las Marias, El Salvador, during Beyond the Horizon.

  • Commissaries plan for Monday furloughs

    May 29, 2013

    When furloughs are implemented, most military commissaries will close one day a week on Mondays, said the director and chief executive officer of the Defense Commissary Agency. Between July 8 and Sept. 30, 2013, there will be eleven additional days commissaries are closed, days they are not normally closed.

  • Fort Carson honors lives of fallen warriors

    May 30, 2013

    Joint Task Force Carson's Families, friends and loved ones gathered May 23 at the Mountain Post Warrior Memorial to honor the memory of the servicemembers who lost their lives fighting in support of Overseas Contingency Operations. The names of 10 Soldiers and two Airmen were added to the memorial at Kit Carson Park, to remember their sacrifice and honor their lives.

  • TRADOC recognizes 2012 Instructors of the Year

    May 28, 2013

    Gen Robert W. Cone, commanding general of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, congratulated the winners of the 2012 TRADOC Instructors of the Year during the 24th Annual TRADOC IOY Awards May 22 at the TRADOC Headquarters on Fort Eustis, Va.

  • USF graduate earns Army scholarship

    May 29, 2013

    Hilary Jones is looking forward to a career as an Army physician.

  • Fort Knox Soldier wins Gold at Warrior Games

    May 28, 2013

    When her platoon sergeant asked for volunteers who liked swimming or cycling and would be willing to attend a developmental clinic for the upcoming Warrior Games, Sgt. Alaina Barnes raised her hand and said she enjoyed both.

  • ASC participates in Midwest Small Business Government Contracting Symposium

    Jun 4, 2013

  • Finally! End of the school year is here: Now what?

    May 28, 2013

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - As another school year has come and gone, many eager parents are already thinking of the next school year.

  • Fading 14th MI Battalion trains other intelligence units

    May 28, 2013

    JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-Fort Sam Houston -- Even while the 14th Military Intelligence Battalion has been preparing for its inactivation on June 14, it has also maintained a full schedule in helping to train other intelligence units over the last few months.

  • New commander at 911th takes charge

    May 30, 2013

    The 911th Technical Rescue Engineer Company has a new commanding officer. Capt. Michael Riccitiello III replaced Capt. Langston J. Turner during a ceremony held inside the 12th Aviation Battalion Hangar at Davison Army Air Field, Fort Belvoir, May 23, 2013.

  • USACE Galveston District begins jetty repair work at South Padre Island, Texas

    May 28, 2013

    SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston District, began work on a $14.5 million jetty repair project at the entrance to the Brownsville Ship Channel with scheduled completion in 2014.

  • Soldiers-Sailors Train, Deploy As Total Force

    May 28, 2013

    Camp Atterbury, Ind., - "And when the 'storming' is complete, the Army-Navy team that forms is inseparable. It is truly a great operation to witness, and we are fortunate to be part of it. We depend totally on the 4th Cavalry Brigade at Camp Atterbury to bring our Sailors' skills up to standard ground operations," said Navy Capt. Eric Jabs, commanding officer of Expeditionary Combat Readiness Center, Virginia Beach, Va.

  • Chief of Staff of the Army Raymond Odierno on National Safety Month

    May 28, 2013

    June is national safety month. Army safe is Army strong!

  • Soldiers Update: Memorial Day

    May 28, 2013

    America remembers its fallen heroes on Memorial Day.

  • College students trade books for boots during Corps wetlands exercise

    May 28, 2013

    SAVANNAH, Ga. -- What do you get when you combine 18 college students, 7 federal regulators, and a wetland? For students at Savannah State University, it was a chance to learn about the expertise needed to delineate and protect wetlands across the state of Georgia.

  • Corps of Engineers begins post-Sandy comprehensive study of North Atlantic coast

    Jun 26, 2013

    As directed by Congress with the passage of the Disaster Relief Appropriation Act of 2013, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers scientists and engineers launched a collaborative study, May 28, 2013, to determine how best to reduce flood and storm damage risks for people and communities along the North Atlantic coast.

  • TRADOC senior NCO visits 'Home of Sustainment', views training

    May 28, 2013

    Command Sgt. Maj. James K. Sims, Combined Arms Support Command and Fort Lee command sergeant major, hosted a visit by Command Sgt. Maj. Daniel A. Dailey, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command command sergeant major, to learn about initiatives and observe training May 23.

  • AMC deputy commander visits Natick

    May 29, 2013

    The deputy commanding general of Army Materiel Command got a close look at the many things that Natick Soldier Systems Center does each day for the joint warfighter during a May 24 visit to the installation.

  • Soldiers Update: War dog

    May 28, 2013

    The story of a four-legged Soldier suffering from post traumatic stress disorder.

  • Popular country singers visit Soldiers in Afghanistan

    May 28, 2013

    Restless Heart lead singer Larry Stewart, former Little Texas lead singer Tim Rushlow, singer/songwriter Erick Baker and fiddle player Donnie Reis visit Afghanistan, May 22 and 23, 2013.

  • 201st MI Battalion Rear Det. volunteers come to the fore

    May 28, 2013

    While the main body of the 201st Military Intelligence Battalion is serving overseas, Soldiers of its rear detachment at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston are making time for community outreach even while supporting their deployed brothers and sisters

  • USASOC honors SOF Soldiers with ceremony

    May 28, 2013

    Family, friends and Soldiers throughout the Army Special Operations Forces community gathered to pay tribute to their fallen sons, brothers and spouses during the U.S. Army Special Operations Command Fallen Soldiers Memorial Ceremony, May 23.

  • First Wiesbaden unit earns certification Green Boot environmental program

    May 28, 2013

    WIESBADEN, Germany - U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden's Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment became the first unit to be recognized in the garrison's new Green Boot program. Col. David Carstens, USAG Wiesbaden commander, presented Capt. Jennifer Glover with the Green Boot Certificate May 16 for members of the unit's efforts in helping conserve energy and resources.

  • ACAP helps transition Soldiers through career milestones

    May 28, 2013

    WIESBADEN, Germany - It's inadvisable for one to take a trip without charting the course beforehand. The same advice stands for military members preparing to make the trip from military to civilian life. The Army Career and Alumni Program is the navigation device for service members getting ready for such a journey.

  • Livesaving skills enable ANA to treat casualties

    May 28, 2013

  • New Auto Skills Center opens for business

    May 28, 2013

    WIESBADEN, Germany - Spc. Alexander Eaton had his 12-year-old Audi 80 in mind as he attended the grand opening of the new Wiesbaden Automobile Skills Center. "It's an older vehicle, and I'll be in here a lot," Eaton said. "I have to replace the antifreeze, and I have a half shaft that I have to fix. It's close to the base, and it definitely seems nicer."

  • A city rejuvenated, heroes honored

    Nov 30, -0001

    Several months ago, Chief Darwin Armitage, Roy, Wash. chief of police, was disappointed that the town was unable to participate in "Make a Difference Day" because of weather and other contributing factors. He thought the town could take a day to honor those who had given so much and asked for so little.

  • Building 'Able Gym': Deployed engineers combine construction skills with passion for fitness

    Nov 30, -0001

    Joint team from engineer brigade headquarters devotes free time to building a gym they can truly call their own

  • Task Force True Grit repairs vital roads

    Nov 30, -0001

    Seabees assigned to Task Force True Grit departed early today to execute a Hasty Road Repair (HRR) operations for Regional Command Southwest in Southwestern Afghanistan.

  • Wiesbaden schools get positive review during accreditation visit

    May 28, 2013

    WIESBADEN, Germany - Accreditation teams took a hard look at Aukamm Elementary and Wiesbaden Middle schools in late April and liked what they saw. Members of the national school accreditation organization, AdvancEd, augmented by Department of Defense Dependents Schools-Europe administrators, spent several days at each of the schools examining all aspects of the learning environment ranging from parental and community involvement to staff collaboration, efforts at continuous improvement to resources and support.

  • Patriots Stay 'SHARP'

    May 28, 2013

    In line with the Armywide mandated Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention standown this past week, the 174th Infantry Brigade Commander, Col. Craig A. Osborne, voiced his zero-tolerance policy.

  • CSI: Spin Boldak, Afghanistan

    May 30, 2013

    Afghan Border and Uniformed Police received tactical site exploitation training, April 22-25, 2013, in the Spin Boldak district, Kandahar Province, Afghanistan.

  • Fort Knox MEDDAC hosts first NCO Induction Ceremony in six years

    May 28, 2013

    FORT KNOX, Kentucky -- The Non-Commissioned Officer Corps officially grew May 22 as Ireland Army Community Hospital welcomed 17 NCOs into the corps in its first NCO Induction Ceremony in six years.

  • Operation Rising Sun III rounds out company-sized operations for ANA, U.S. partners

    Nov 30, -0001

    Following a four-day operation May 1-4, soldiers of Company C "Chaos", 1st Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment, Combined Task Force 4-2, and Weapons Company, 6th Kandak, 205th Afghan National Army completed their final company-sized operation of the unit's nine-month deployment.

  • Raiders reunited with family, friends

    Nov 30, -0001

    Raider families and friends jubilantly welcomed back 154 soldiers from 4th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, May 18, after a six-month deployment to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

  • Army North's Task Force 51 tackles homeland mission from Fort Bliss, Fort Sam Houston

    May 29, 2013

    If the United States is unlucky enough to have multiple, massive incidents simultaneously, Army North, as U.S. Northern Command's Joint Force Land Component Command, has the mission and the expertise to lead and coordinate with units from both active and reserve bases across the U.S. to provide the appropriate support to the lead federal agency at the appropriate time.

  • 470th MI Brigade mentors help teachers bond

    May 29, 2013

    As part of their continuing partnership with Bowden Elementary School, Soldiers from the 470th Military Intelligence Brigade introduced 32 of its teachers and staff members to a weapon firing simulation on Fort Sam Houston May 9 as a team-building exercise.

  • SDDC employee recipient of Dellamonica Award

    May 30, 2013

    SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill.-- Jamie Hagemeyer of Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command's Global Container Management Office was named one of the recipients of the 2012 Louis Dellamonica Award for Outstanding U.S. Army Materiel Command Personnel of the Year.

  • Foley selected as 2012 Dellamonica winner

    May 30, 2013

    RESTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- The U.S. Army Materiel Command recently announced the 2012 Louis Dellamonica awards winners, recognizing the best employees in the command. Only one was chosen to represent the headquarters staff.

  • Army explores futuristic uniform for SOCOM

    Mar 10, 2014

    Army researchers are responding to a request from the U.S. Special Operations Command for technologies to help develop a revolutionary Tactical Assault Light Operator Suit.

  • Preparing to weather the storm

    Aug 14, 2013

    The weather can change from day to day, and sometimes hour to hour. How Soldiers, Families and civilians live with the weather is up to them.

  • 'The women … really are my heroes'

    May 28, 2013

    The building was surrounded by a high wall, a steel gate blocked the entrance; it looked like the other buildings in this Kabul neighborhood. But it was behind this gate with its armed guards, which drew the small convoy of armored vehicles and the group of U.S. Army Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen.

  • Bavarian clinics meet medical accreditation

    May 28, 2013

    VILSECK, Germany -- Health care leaders here are delighted with the results of an inspection of its Military Treatment Facilities in Bavaria from May 21 to May 23 by an external organization.

  • Coping with combat-related stress: Your options in Schweinfurt

    May 28, 2013

    Soldiers seeking treatment for combat-related stress here have options to address behavioral health needs while still protecting their confidentiality and privacy.

  • Local Schweinfurt movie theater to play more movies in English

    May 28, 2013

    A local movie theater has agreed to play more movies in English, just as the AAFES movie theater here readies to shut down due to a digital upgrade it won't receive because of garrison closure.

  • Task Force Medical transfers authority at Camp Bondsteel

    Nov 30, -0001

    Task Force Medical 16 transferred authority to Task Force Medical 17 at a ceremony held at Camp Bondsteel May 25.

  • Camp Novo Selo welcomes new command

    Nov 30, -0001

    Responsibility for the Multinational Battle Group-East Forward Command Post transferred from 1st Battalion, 118th Infantry Regiment, activated out of Union, S.C., to 1st Squadron, 38th Cavalry Regiment, from Fort Bragg, N.C., at a ceremony held at Camp Novo Selo May 24.

  • JRD-East changes hands for KFOR mission

    Nov 30, -0001

    Joint Readiness Detachment-East, made up of U.S. and international soldiers, changed hands May 26 from the 1st Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment of the South Carolina National Guard to the 525th Battlefield Surveillance Brigade of Fort Bragg, N.C., as a part of their assumption of the Kosovo Forces mission.

  • Curb salt use, lose its hazards

    May 28, 2013

    Sodium excess linked to high blood pressure and diabetes.

  • VFW hosts Memorial Day ceremony at Yokohama War Cemetery

    May 28, 2013

    YOKOHAMA, Japan (May 28, 2013) -- With a silent salute, representatives from branches of the U.S. military, allied representatives from Canadian and British forces and the Boys Scouts of America honored service members who have died in service to their respective nations during a Memorial Day ceremony held May 26 at the Yokohama War Cemetery in Hodogaya.

  • "Boots to Business" educates veterans

    May 28, 2013

    It is never an easy job to start a business, and the ugly truth is that most new ventures do not survive past five years. To help veterans who are planning to start their own businesses, the Small Business Administration held its Boots to Business workshop May, 15.

  • Air assault, the Afghan way

    May 29, 2013

    Afghan forces took the lead in an operation that joined Afghan National Security Forces with U.S. Army advisers, to drive back insurgents harassing the inhabitants of Hesarak in western Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan, May 15-18, 2013.

  • 3 Afghan National Police headquarters facilities now complete in Western Afghanistan

    May 29, 2013

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers completed construction of three Afghan Uniform Police headquarters facilities in Western Afghanistan, well ahead of schedule.

  • Honoring Memorial Day

    May 27, 2013

    B-roll of service members of Forward Operating Base Gamberi gathering to listen to words of wisdom from COL William Benson and BG Ronald Lewis and pay respects to veterans everywhere in honor of Memorial Day. Available in high definition.

  • At Rolling Thunder, veterans, supporters, draw attention to prisoners of war, missing in action

    May 28, 2013

    Thousands of motorcyclists gathered in the vast parking lots surrounding the Pentagon to rally in advance of the 2013 Rolling Thunder "Ride for Freedom" around the National Mall in Washington, D.C., over Memorial Day weekend.

  • Fort Leavenworth Commemorates Memorial Day

    May 27, 2013

    The Fort Leavenworth community and leadership came together to commemorate the over 1.2 million American who gave their lives in defense of the Nation, today.

  • Fort A.P. Hill commander featured speaker at local Memorial Day observance

    May 27, 2013

    U.S. Army Garrison Fort A.P. Hill commander Lt. Col. Peter E. Dargle was the featured speaker at the Bowling Green, Va. Memorial Day observance on May 27.

  • President Obama lays wreath at Tomb of the Unknowns

    May 27, 2013

    Soldiers of the Old Guard provide ceremonial support for the Memorial Day Wreath Ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

  • Memorial Day Service at Regional Command South

    Nov 30, -0001

    A Memorial Day service at Regional Command South was held to honor service members who have paid the ultimate sacrifice serving our country. Produced by Sgt. 1st Class Chuck Robertson. Includes soundbites from Brig. Gen. Christopher P. Hughes, deputy commanding general, maneuver, 3rd Infantry Division, Regional Command South, Afghanistan.

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